Recent Articles

The Lido Civic Club Announces 2018 Public Service Award

The Lido Civic Club Announces 2018 Public Service Award

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Lido Civic Club of Washington, D.C. is pleased to announce that it has selected Donald P. Loren, Assistant Secretary for Operations, Security, and Preparedness, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to receive the 2018 Public Service Award. This award will be presented at the annual Lido Past Presidents Night Gala on Saturday, 10, November 2018 […]

Continue Reading

Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 Scholarships, Gives $10,000 Grant to Casa Italiana Language School

Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 Scholarships, Gives $10,000 Grant to Casa Italiana Language School

| June 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to the 2018 Lido Civic Club Scholarship winners! At a reception held on June 21, at the Italian Embassy, the Chair of the Lido Civic Club Scholarship Committee, Francesco Isgro, officially announced the winners of a total of $60,000 in scholarships. The talented young scholarship winners are: Domenic Allegra, Bridget Bagileo, Ethan Casserino, Nina Dorsett, […]

Continue Reading

Fabrizio Bosso Quartet a Washington D.C. (17-19 Giugno 2018)

Fabrizio Bosso Quartet a Washington D.C. (17-19 Giugno 2018)

| June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Nel corso di tre serate d’eccezione, organizzate dall’Ambasciata d’Italia a Washington in collaborazione con l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura, il Fabrizio Bosso Quartet ha offerto per la prima volta al pubblico della capitale uno spaccato dell’eccellenza musicale italiana. Ieri sera il Quartetto si è esibito a Villa Firenze, la Residenza dell’Ambasciatore d’Italia, alla presenza del Segretario […]

Continue Reading

Messaggio dell’Ambasciatore Armando Varricchio in occasione della Festa della Repubblica

Messaggio dell’Ambasciatore Armando Varricchio in occasione della Festa della Repubblica

| June 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Care e cari connazionali, amici italo-americani Nel celebrare oggi il 72mo anniversario della Repubblica ricordiamo la scelta di libertà che le Italiane e gli Italiani effettuarono il 2 giugno 1946. Una scelta che ha consentito al nostro Paese di incamminarsi sulla strada della democrazia e del progresso nell’alveo transatlantico ed europeo. Quest’anno ricorre anche il […]

Continue Reading

ITALIAN NAVY: ITS Alpino to call Baltimore May 27- 30

ITALIAN NAVY: ITS Alpino to call Baltimore May 27- 30

| May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Italian FREMM frigate Alpino is scheduled to arrive at Baltimore (USA) on 27 May. The ship will be moored at Pier Under Armour, where she will stay until 30 May. On Monday 28 May, on occasion of the Memorial Day, the holiday in which the United States of America pay homage and honour to […]

Continue Reading

Giuseppe Conte, a political novice, is on the verge of becoming Italy’s prime minister

Giuseppe Conte, a political novice, is on the verge of becoming Italy’s prime minister

| May 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Giuseppe Conte is a lawyer with an established academic reputation but a name virtually unknown in Italian politics. Now, he is on the verge of becoming this country’s leader. Italy has been waiting for a new government since March elections failed to produce a clear-cut winner. On Monday, the two populist parties that have been […]

Continue Reading

Bethesda Library is Named for Ambassador Connie Morella

Bethesda Library is Named for Ambassador Connie Morella

| May 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of Bethesda, Md. residents and well-wishers attended the recent renaming and grand opening of the Connie Morella Library, formerly the Bethesda Library. Ambassador Morella, who is a Bethesda resident, served in the Maryland General Assembly from 1979 to 1986 and represented Montgomery County and the 8th Congressional District from 1987 to 2003. Following her […]

Continue Reading