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Mayoral candidate Billy Ciancaglini envisions a different Philadelphia

November 22, 2019

By Pete Kennedy Billy Ciancaglini says he barely has time to sleep. The 48-year-old defense lawyer is keeping a busy campaign schedule as the Republican nominee for mayor of Philadelphia. Ciancaglini frames… Read More

Featured

The distinct food and traditions of St. Martin’s Day

November 22, 2019

Legends retell the encounter between beggar and Roman soldier By Jeanne Outlaw-Cannavo Each November, in many countries, Roman Catholics celebrate St. Martin’s Day. According to legend, St. Martin of Tours was the… Read More

Per I Bambini

Sara festeggia Halloween

November 13, 2019

By Melissa Cannavo-Marino and Sara E` autunno e il tempo i comincia a fare più fresco (It’s autumn) and it the weather is beginning to get cooler and umido (damp) in Frosinone.… Read More

Local News

Publisher Martinelli will be honored at Columbus Day Breakfast

November 13, 2019

Italian-American Herald The 23rd annual Columbus Day Communion Mass and Breakfast will be held on Oct. 14, beginning with a 7:30 a.m. Mass at St. Anthony of Padua Church, with Bishop W.… Read More

Food & Wine

La Pizzeria Metro opens with fanfare in North Wilmington

November 13, 2019

Italian-American Herald Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki joined Miller Road Station owners Ralph and Rose Pepe, La Pizzeria Metro owners Mike and Mindy Tumolo, and co-general managers/chefs Dan Tumolo and Alex Petrak as… Read More

News from Italy

In Toscana primo stadio con seggiolini di plastica riciclata

November 13, 2019

ANSA PONTEDERA — La riconversione ecologica del mondo del calcio passa da Pontedera. Ultimamente infatti il sindaco Matteo Franconi ha presentato i nuovi spalti dello stadio ‘Mannucci’, primo impianto al mondo a… Read More

Food & Wine

Drinking wine ‘when in Rome’ no longer just for tourists

November 13, 2019

By Frank CipparoneBy Frank CipparoneNot that many years ago, doing what the Romans do when you’re in Rome wouldn’t get you very far where wine was concerned. There was plenty to be… Read More

Food & Wine

It’s the season to blend new-world and old-world traditions

November 13, 2019

By Murray SchulmanBy Murray SchulmanOctober has rolled around again. We are all back into our routines of work, school, football, Columbus Day and of course Halloween. I have always been fascinated by… Read More

Book Review

A compelling chronicle of Philadelphia Italians during WWI

November 13, 2019

By Charlie Sacchetti Richard N. Juliani’s “Little Italy in the Great War: Philadelphia’s Italians on the Battlefield and Home Front,” is an exhaustive account of how the city’s Italian immigrants were affected… Read More

Arts & Entertainment

The Amalfi Coast has it all, from natural beauty to art and music

November 13, 2019

By Antonella Sacco When traveling to Italy, a mere mention of the Amalfi Coast invokes a dreamlike vision of lemon trees and crystal turquoise waters. Positano is no doubt one of the… Read More