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ARA Delco Ingrandisce Dedicandosi alla Promozione del Nostro Patrimonio

August 1, 2021

Di Giuseppe Cannavò L’Associazione Regionale Abruzzese Delco di cui è presidente, Nick Rapagnani è un’associazione formata da uomini e donne di nascita italiana, americani con antenati italiani, e molti altri solo interessati… Read More

Achievers

A chemist and entrepreneur who turns potential into action

August 1, 2021

By Pete Kennedy Andrew Cottone nearly failed high school chemistry. “Go do something else,” his teacher said. “You’re not cut out for chemistry.” He didn’t listen. Instead, he got a Ph.D. in… Read More

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Come wander the island of Corsica with me, following the fabled footsteps of Napoleon

August 1, 2021

A statue of Napoleon Bonaparte on the island of Corsica in the city of Ajaccio, France. By Robert Damien Santagata I had always wanted to visit the island of Corsica, not only… Read More

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Ferragosto: The Italian exodus

August 1, 2021

Italians are on the move as nation celebrates Feriae Augusti By Jeanne Outlaw-Cannavo Ferragosto, or Assumption Day, is an Italian and Sanmarinese national holiday celebrated on Aug. 15. The term Ferragosto is… Read More

Community calendar

Medical Awards dinner planned Oct. 14

July 20, 2021

Italian-American Herald  The first annual Mid-Atlantic Italian American Medical Awards dinner will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, 6825 Norwich Drive, Philadelphia.  The dinner will… Read More

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Is Italian spoken here?

July 6, 2021

Why dialects remain vital languages throughout Italy By Jeanne Outlaw-Cannavo “That’s not real Italian!” and “My nonna doesn’t say it like that” are protests that Italian teachers have heard from students studying… Read More

Food & Wine

Sabina DOP: The Historic & Glorious Olive Oil of Rome

July 6, 2021

A 2000 year old olive tree in the Sabina Valley outside Rome By Riccardo Longo • 800 B.C. Sabina olive oil production has begun• 19 B.C. Roman poet Virgil features Sabina olive… Read More

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In the world of art and architecture, Italy is the land of the giants

July 6, 2021

A towering achievement by Michelangelo: the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the official residence of the pope, in Vatican City. By Robert Damien Santagata Works of fine art are, and have always… Read More

News

Fiat’s Lingotto roof track to be huge hanging garden

July 6, 2021

ANSA ROME – The famous test track on the roof of Turin’s Lingotto building, the home of a former Fiat factory, is going to be turned in Europe’s biggest hanging garden. The… Read More

Heritage

Surnames and Their Origins – July 2021

July 6, 2021

This month we are deviating from our traditional surname format to answer two questions that have been posed to us by some of our readers. The first and most often asked is… Read More