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Italian Made Fun & Simple

Surnames and Their Origins

September 21, 2016

By Joe Cannavo CAVALLARI — This surname was passed down to modern-day Cavallari families from ancestors who were most likely associated with horse breeding. This surname is among one of the fairly… Read More

Italian Made Fun & Simple

September’s Italian Made Fun & Simple

September 21, 2016

This week’s lesson is on conjugating regular Italian verbs ending with -ERE in the present tense Let’s quickly review the definition of the term “infinitive.” An infinitive is a verb form that… Read More

Italian Made Fun & Simple

Torna settembre!

September 21, 2016

Da Susanna Squellerio Settembre, dal punto di vista astronomico, è il mese dell’equinozio d’autunno: un fenomeno che avviene, nell’emisfero boreale, il 22 o il 23 settembre e che vede il sole in… Read More

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Looking at Rome through the eyes of a child

September 21, 2016

By Jeanne Outlaw-Cannavo We have been to Rome many times over the years and were always amazed with each new visit how much we hadn’t already seen. During a recent trip to… Read More

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Food & Wine

Calabria stubbornly — but deliciously — stuck in the past

September 21, 2016

By Frank Cipparone The story of viniculture in Calabria goes back three millennia, a time before the Greeks arrived and christened it Enotria, the land of vines. Once highly regarded throughout Europe,… Read More

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Local Interests

We’re excited about Elvis with the Philly Pops, a local chef’s TV appearance and much more

September 21, 2016

By Barbara Ann Zippi Italian American Frank Giordano, president and CEO of the Philly Pops showed his amazing energy at a recent meeting at Grande Caffe L’Aquila on Chestnut Street, where owner… Read More

Richard Tenaglia
Local Interests

Richard Tenaglia’s world: Shifting shapes, transformative textures

September 21, 2016

Objects are an outer expression of his inner dialogue By Melissa Cannavo-Marino Born in Philadelphia, artist Richard Tenaglia, a third-generation Italian American, was raised in a heavily supportive artistic household. With both… Read More

From left: Joe Torres, Frank Cappelli, Mary Catania (event chairperson), Nick Ruggieri (president – Delmarva Chapter), Vince Catania, and George Meringolo (Rehoboth Area Chapter) brainstorm and plan for the event.
Local News

UNICO plans Piccolo award ceremony Nov. 13

September 21, 2016

Maria Teresa Morrison REHOBOTH BEACH — Members of UNICO Delaware District 1, which includes both Southern Delaware and Maryland chapters (Delmarva and Rehoboth Area), took a break in a community service project… Read More

Local News

Sen. Scarnati receives Italian Consular Award

September 21, 2016

Italian-American Herald Pennsylvania State Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati has been awarded the 2016 Consular Award by the Consul General of Italy in Philadelphia. The award was presented to Sen. Scarnati… Read More

Consul General of Italy Andrea Canepari
Local News

Canepari’s Ciao Philadelphia event a month-long celebration

September 21, 2016

By Barbara Ann Zippi Appointed to the post of Consul General of Italy in Philadelphia in late 2013, Andrea Canepari has made a major impact in a short time. Bringing his family… Read More