Italy’s Native Wine Grapes: A Random Itinerary | L’Italo-Americano – Italian American bilingual news source

In his excellent book entitled “Venice is a Fish”, Venetian poet Tiziano Scarpa urges visitors to La Serenissima to throw away their street maps

Source: Italy’s Native Wine Grapes: A Random Itinerary | L’Italo-Americano – Italian American bilingual news source

Italian fundraiser generates thousands for Springfield community | WWLP.com

A local fundraiser generates thousands for local organizations and scholarships.

Source: Italian fundraiser generates thousands for Springfield community | WWLP.com

UNICO National to Honor Ryan Arcidiacono, Villanova’s Final Four Most Outstanding Player with Dr.

Source: UNICO National to Honor Ryan Arcidiacono, Villanova’s Final Four Most Outstanding Player with Dr.

Freeholders Honor Dominick Nicastro of Rockaway Township as New President of UNICO National | Morris County, NJ

The Morris County Freeholders have passed a resolution honoring Dominick Nicastro of Rockaway Township as the incoming president of UNICO National, which is the

Source: Freeholders Honor Dominick Nicastro of Rockaway Township as New President of UNICO National | Morris County, NJ

Italian Carabinieri Recovered Artworks Stolen by Nazis in 1944

Three paintings taken in 1944 by Nazi occupation troops from a villa owned by the Prince of Luxembourg in Camaiore have been recovered by Italian Carabinieri

Source: Italian Carabinieri Recovered Artworks Stolen by Nazis in 1944

Do Sicilians Have a Sense of Humor? | L’Italo-Americano – Italian American bilingual news source

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It is widely believed that Sicilians, unlike Neapolitans, are not very expansive with their emotions.

Source: Do Sicilians Have a Sense of Humor? | L’Italo-Americano – Italian American bilingual news source

May Dinner Meeting

Hello all,

May Dinner Meeting

Tuesday May 10th, 2016

6:30 p.m.

Mama Mia’s Ristorante

Cedar Square Shopping Center

2087 South Shore Road

Ocean View, NJ

609-624-9322

Cost is $30.  Please RSVP to russo1976@gmail.com

UNICO National Congratulates Six Italian American Women Selected for the Italian National Team in Women’s Lacrosse

Source: UNICO National Congratulates Six Italian American Women Selected for the Italian National Team in Women’s Lacrosse

List of Italian-American Medal of Honor recipients

Let us remember those who sacrificed for our way of life.. Let us remember those who served and are serving. God bless you all. Thank you.

 

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The following is a list of Italian-American soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines who were awarded the American military’s highest decoration — the Medal of Honor. The Medal of Honor is bestowed “for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of life, above and beyond the call of duty, in actual combat against an armed enemy force.” The medal is awarded by thePresident of the United States on behalf of the Congress.

Medal of Honor

Main article: Medal of Honor

The Medal of Honor was created during the American Civil War and is the highest military decoration presented by theUnited States government to a member of its armed forces. The recipient must have distinguished themselves at the risk of their own life above and beyond the call of duty in action against an enemy of the United States. Due to the nature of this medal, it is commonly presented posthumously.[1]

 

 

 

 

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