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Spagna, i rider saranno considerati dipendenti

By On April 1, 2021

ANSA Il governo spagnolo e le parti sociali hanno raggiunto un accordo per introdurre nel codice del lavoro una “presunzione di lavoro salariato” per i rider che consegnano pasti a domicilio per… Read More

Featured

Grocery-cart lessons last a lifetime

By On April 1, 2021

By Richard A. DiLiberto Jr.We all have defining moments from our early years. When I was about 10 years old, I remember my father coming home each day, exhausted from his police… Read More

News

Fukushima: il Giappone ricorda la catastrofe del 2011

By On April 1, 2021

ANSA Commemorazioni in Giappone – seppur su scala limitata, a causa dell’emergenza coronavirus, per il decimo anniversario della catastrofe di Fukushima. Alle 14:46 locali (le 6:46 in Italia), si è osservato un… Read More

Heritage

Surnames and Their Origins – April 2021

By On April 1, 2021

In this issue we deviate from our regular alphabetic format and highlight the surnames associated with springtime culture, in keeping with our front-page article. What more appropriate way than to start with… Read More

IT'S ALL GOOD

Ties that bind lifelong friends are forged in shared experience

By On April 1, 2021

This is how half-ball is played, according to the author: “You pitch it underhand and try to hit it with one of your mother’s stolen broomsticks.” By Charlie Sacchetti Not long ago… Read More

News

Mattarella honors 28 young people for COVID heroism

By On April 1, 2021

ANSA ROME – President Sergio Mattarella has honored 28 young people for their civic bravery last year, naming them“Ensigns of the Republic.” The 28 “distinguished themselves for their commitment and their brave… Read More

Local Interests

Catholics called on to emulate ‘creatively courageous’ St. Joseph

By On April 1, 2021

By Maria Teresa Morrison As I entered our church early one recent morning, I saw a portrait near the main altar of St. Joseph holding the Baby Jesus. I was captivated by… Read More

Achievers

Educator’s fascination with birds took flight in childhood

By On April 1, 2021

Leigh Altadonna By Pete KennedyLeigh Altadonna has been fascinated by birds since he was a kid. “Think about how fantastic these small creatures are, traveling many thousands of miles each fall and… Read More

Heritage

Italian Lesson – April 2021

By On April 1, 2021

Why does the Italian language have two verbs that mean “to be” – essere and stare? Well, there is no why. It just happened, and not just in Italian. Some other Romance… Read More

Heritage

Sara esplora ‘le grotte di Pastena’

By On April 1, 2021

By Melissa Cannavo-Marino and Sara E` primavera. (It’s spring). Il tempo sta cambiando. (The weather is changing). Nonno vuole visitare (wants to visit) some of the sites in “La Ciociaria,” the historic… Read More