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Message to the Italian Community from Italian Amb Claudio Bisogniero

Dear fellow Italians, Today, June 2nd, 2015 we celebrate the 69th anniversary of the Founding of the Italian Republic. This is also the first time that our new Head of State, Sergio Mattarella, celebrates this […]

Jun, 01 · in Italy

Sons of Italy Foundation to honor General Raymond Odierno, among others, at 27th NELA Gala

Leaders in military, labor, medicine, public service, and athletics will be honored on May 21 in Washington, D.C. by the Sons of Italy Foundation® (SIF) at its 27th Annual NELA Gala. The SIF is the […]

May, 17 · in Italian Americans

U.S. Capitol Under Construction

Apr, 21

Casa Italiana Library Opens to Public

The library at the Casa Italian Sociocultural Center is now open to the public.  The library currently houses more than 2,500 books in Italian and a rich collection of Italian movies in DVD format. The […]

Mar, 15

Washington Winemakers Hold Annual Tasting at Casa Italiana Sociocultural Center

More than 150 people attended the annual home-made wine tasting event hosted by the The Washington Winemakers  at the Casa Italiana Sociocultural Center. The group, is comprised mostly of Italian Americans parishioners of Holy Rosary Church and their […]

Mar, 15

Piero di Cosimo: The Poetry of Painting in Renaissance Florence at the National Gallery of Art

The first major retrospective exhibition ever presented of paintings by the imaginative Italian Renaissance master Piero di Cosimo (1462–1522) will premiere at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, from February 1 through May 3, 2015. […]

Jan, 21

Addio Mario!

Mourners pay final respects to Mario Cuomo. Photo: @reuterspictures — (@TIME) January 6, 2015    

Jan, 06