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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

Local Interests

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

Local News

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

Local Interests

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

Local Interests

Looking forward to margarita night and Christmas with Philly Pops

By On December 1, 2016

By Barbara Ann Zippi Writing this column in 2016 has given me the opportunity to see how the Italian-American community is involved in making America great. Arriving as immigrants in the early… Read More

History

Casket flags of Fizzano family fly over Delaware County Veterans Memorial

By On December 1, 2016

By Barbara Ann Zippi Focusing on a community of Italian-American military veterans, the Delaware County Veterans Memorial in Newtown Square paid respects over Columbus Day Weekend by presenting the Inaugural Flying of… Read More

Food & Wine

St. Helena’s plans a Feast for the ages

By On December 1, 2016

The Americans of Italian Heritage Council will celebrate the Feast of the Seven Fishes on Dec. 1 in the Empress Room of St. Helena’s Church in Blue Bell, Pa. The Feast, in… Read More

History

World War II statue rededicated in Mercer County

By On December 1, 2016

The Mercer County (N.J.) Italian American Festival Association marked a milestone recently with the unveiling of a statue depicting a World War II soldier coming to the aid of a fallen brother-in-arms.… Read More

Local Interests

Restaurant pulls out stops for Italian police delegation

By On December 1, 2016

By Barbara Ann Zippi The city of Media on Oct. 8 welcomed a delegation of police from Ariano, Irpino, Italy, and the mayor of Flumeri. Media Police Chief Marty Wusinich invited his… Read More

Local News

Rehoboth chapter of UNICO raises $3,000 for quake relief with ‘Opera at the Beach’

By On December 1, 2016

The Rehoboth Area Chapter of UNICO National raised $3,000 at its annual “Opera at the Beach” event on Oct. 23, to benefit relief efforts after the 6.6-magnitude earthquake that shook central Italy… Read More