Italian American Herald
Browsing Category


John and Joanne Lacca

World Cup-inspired entrepreneurs

By On August 16, 2016

John and Joanne Lacca of Tutto Italiano follow the festivals to sell gifts and apparel By Pete Kennedy John Lacca remembers growing up in South Philadelphia, marching in the Columbus Day Parade… Read More

Domenico Grasso

A holistic approach to education

By On August 15, 2016

UD provost Grasso seeks to graduate big thinkers By Pete Kennedy When the University of Delaware opened its Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory, known around campus as ISE-Lab, in 2013, it felt… Read More


Mark Squilla represents his boyhood stomping grounds

By On May 26, 2016

Mark Squilla got involved in politics because he wanted his children to have a safe playground. By Pete Kennedy Mark Squilla clearly loves the city and neighborhood where he grew up. “Tonight,… Read More


An Enterprising Educator

By On May 12, 2015

Dr. Jack Varsalona visits more than 300 classrooms each year. The Wilmington University president says that talking directly to students helps him make sure the school is meeting their needs. “I learn… Read More