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UNICO Wraps Up 2017-18 Season

By On July 13, 2018

Italian-American Herald Spring was a busy season for everyone: planting flower and vegetable gardens, putting away winter clothing, bringing out lighter wear and summer furniture, and so much more. For organizations, the… Read More

Donna Rapuano rolls while Dom Michini looks on. Photo courtesy of Christopher Permar.
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Spring 2018 Bocce Tournament

By On July 13, 2018

Donna Rapuano rolls while Dom Michini looks on. Photo courtesy of Christopher Permar. Prince of Piedmont Lodge No. 475, Order of the Sons of Italy in America, observed one of its own… Read More

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Bruno Sammartino, Legendary Wrestler, Passes Away

By On June 21, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Bruno Sammartino, who was once among the highest-paid athletes in the United States, died April 18 at age 82. A native of the small Italian mountain town of Pizzoferrato in… Read More

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Italian Heritage Association Thrives in Sussex County

By On June 21, 2018

The Italian Heritage Association was pleased to present to two local charities a donation in support of their work, The Weekend Warrior Program and Home of the Brave 2, the women’s unit.… Read More

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UNICO Spreads Wealth in Sussex

By On June 21, 2018

REHOBOTH BEACH — UNICO Rehoboth Area has been very busy with fund-raising for local and national charities. The Opera at the Beach event raised $1,245 for St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Penny and… Read More

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Donated Tickets go to Cape Henlopen Students

By On June 21, 2018

REHOBOTH BEACH — UNICO Rehoboth Area held its fourth annual Opera at the Beach on April 14 at the St. Edmond Church and Parish Hall to benefit St. Jude Children’sHospital. Sponsors for… Read More

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UNICO chapters gather food for Rehoboth-area

By On May 8, 2017

Italian-American Herald The UNICO Chapters of Delaware District 1 sponsored a “St. Joseph’s Table” to celebrate La Festa di San Giuseppe, a centuries old-tradition to help the poor and downtrodden. A weekend-long… Read More

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Delmarva UNICO plans bocce tournament May 13 in Milton

By On April 17, 2017

Italian-American Herald LEWES — Members of the Delmarva Chapter of UNICO National met at the home of John and Connie Subelka to form committees and finalize plans for the fourth annual Bocce… Read More

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We salute trendsetter Mary Tyler Moore, and groundbreaker Lady Gaga

By On February 20, 2017

By Barbara Ann Zippi Jazz pianist, singer and sometime member of Frank Sinatra’s Rat Pack, South Philadelphia-born Armando Joseph Greco, better known as Buddy Greco, died in January in Las Vegas. He… Read More

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Piccolo Awards go to a pair of evenly matched young contenders

By On December 1, 2016

REHOBOTH BEACH — Why Brian Piccolo? Why is this award named after him? Because he is a perfect model to follow. Student nominees for the Brian Piccolo Award must demonstrate the admirable… Read More