A memorial mass for the victims of the Italian earthquake, was celebrated on Sunday, August 28, by Fr. Ezio Marchetto at Holy Rosary Church, the Italian National Parish of Washington, D.C. Among the many parishioners attending the mass, was also the Italian Ambassador Armando Varricchio.
“Heritage in Danger. The Centro Scavi Torino and the Requalification of the Iraqi Cultural Heritage” opens on September 7, 2016. The exhibit is organized by the Italian Embassy and the Italian Institute of Culture in Washington, in collaboration with the Centro Ricerche Archeologiche e Scavi di Torino (Research Archaeological Excavations Center of Turin – Crast) […]
The Washington, D.C. Italian-American community mourns the passing of Mark Valente III on August 3. He was a President of Valente & Associates and for over 20 years gave voice to a wide range of clients, elected officials, candidates, and not-for-profit causes. Mr. Valente was a distinguished member of the Board of the Directors of […]
Washington, 12 luglio – L’Ambasciata d’Italia a Washington ha ospitato ieri un evento sull’uso dei droni in campo civile in collaborazione con l’Institute for Education di Washington. L’evento è consistito in una panel discussion con esperti americani e italiani (da Dronitaly e Aviation Works), moderata dallo Special Assistant del Presidente Obama per la policy economica […]
As a younger generation of Italians emigrates in search of better opportunities, an older generation of Italians who have lived abroad for many years look back nostalgically to return to their homeland. The views of these two faces of migration were well-encapsulated in the world-premiere performance of “Moving Out,” a two-character theatrical/operatic play composed by […]
I am very pleased to extend my warm greetings to Italians, and Italian-Americans, in the United States on the occasion of Italy’s National Day. I would like to thank all of our fellow citizens, our American friends of Italian origin and all those who recognize themselves – in their different ways – in Italy, for […]