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Italian American Community Mourns Passing of Fred Rotondaro

Italian American Community Mourns Passing of Fred Rotondaro

| June 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fred Rotondaro, an icon of the Italian American Community in Washington, D.C. and beyond, passed away on June 26, 2017. Born in Pittston, Pa., in 1939, Rotondaro earned undergraduate degrees in English and Philosophy from the University of Scranton, a Master’s degree in English from Creighton University, and his PhD in American Studies from New […]

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Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 In Scholarships, Grants $10,000 to Casa Italiana Language School

Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 In Scholarships, Grants $10,000 to Casa Italiana Language School

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Congratulations to the 2017 Lido Civic Club Scholarship winners! Francesco Isgro, Chair of the Lido Civic Club Scholarship Committee, announced the winners of a total on $60,000 in scholarships at the Sixth Annual Scholarship Awards Presentations held at the Italian Embassy. The scholarship winners are: Domenic Allegra, Bridget Bagileo, Ethan Casserino, Nina Dorsett, Olivia […]

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Festa Della Repubblica 2017

Festa Della Repubblica 2017

| June 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and wife Hilary Geary Ross Italian Ambassador Armando Varricchio, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito (photos by Francesco Isgro)

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Messaggio dell’Ambasciatore d’Italia a Washington, Armando Varricchio, in occasione della Festa della Repubblica

Messaggio dell’Ambasciatore d’Italia a Washington, Armando Varricchio, in occasione della Festa della Repubblica

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cari connazionali, cari amici italo-americani In questa giornata di festa onoriamo i valori di libertà, democrazia e uguaglianza alla base della Repubblica Italiana e della nostra amicizia ed alleanza con gli Stati Uniti d’America. Un vincolo solido, lasciatoci in eredità dai nostri Padri e che trova ogni giorno nuovo alimento. I recenti incontri in Italia […]

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Rear Admiral Margaret DeLuca “Peg” Klein, Honorable Jessica Garfola Wright and Tony Cancelosi Honored by the Sons of Italy Foundation

Rear Admiral Margaret DeLuca “Peg” Klein, Honorable Jessica Garfola Wright and Tony Cancelosi Honored by the Sons of Italy Foundation

| May 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2017 – Leaders in military, public service and non-profit received awards from the Sons of Italy Foundation (SIF), the philanthropic arm of the Order Sons of Italy in America® (OSIA), the nation’s largest and oldest organization for people of Italian heritage. Rear Admiral Margaret DeLuca “Peg” Klein (U.S. Navy, Ret.), Honorable Jessica […]

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Lido Civic Club to Honor Ron Vitiello, Chief U.S. Border Patrol

Lido Civic Club to Honor Ron Vitiello, Chief U.S. Border Patrol

| April 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Lido Civic Club of Washington, D.C. is pleased to announce that it has selected Ron Vitiello, Chief of U.S. Border Patrol within the Department of Homeland Security Customs and Border Protection, to receive its 2017 Public Service Award. This award will be presented at the annual Lido Past Presidents Night Gala on Saturday, November […]

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Remarks by President Trump and Prime Minister Gentiloni of Italy in Joint Press Conference

Remarks by President Trump and Prime Minister Gentiloni of Italy in Joint Press Conference

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni was at the White House yesterday on an official visit, as President Donald Trump prepares to travel to Italy for the G-7 meeting at Taormina, Sicily.  The following are the official remarks and transcripts of the questions and answers by the two leaders. East Room 3:56 P.M. EDT PRESIDENT TRUMP: Prime Minister […]

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