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Chef Luigi  Diotaiuti Opens New Italian Restaurant “Aperto”

Chef Luigi  Diotaiuti Opens New Italian Restaurant “Aperto”

| September 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

We’re looking forward to trying out a new Italian restaurant in Foggy Bottom opened by Al Tiramisu Owner-Chef Luigi Diotaiuti.  Aperto takes over the space formerly occupied by Primi Piatti, which closed after 30 years.  In Luigi’s words, “‘Aperto’ is named after the Italian word for ‘open’. Featuring an open kitchen, a comfortable atmosphere and honest Italian cuisine, […]

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Corsi Integrativi di lingua e cultura Italiana

Corsi Integrativi di lingua e cultura Italiana

| September 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Casa Italiana Ente Gestore corsi integrativi di lingua e cultura Italiana 2016/17                                                                              

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New Fall Semester Courses at Casa Italiana Language School

New Fall Semester Courses at Casa Italiana Language School

| August 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Classes have started for most students in the area, but you still have a a few more days, until September 11, to sign up for classes at Casa Italiana Language School.  CILS offers many Italian language courses at all levels both for adults and children.  Students can choose from Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced classes.  Among some of […]

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Memorial Mass Celebrated in Washington for Victims of Italian Earthquake

Memorial Mass Celebrated in Washington for Victims of Italian Earthquake

| August 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

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.    

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Late Country Singer Patsy Cline’s Home in Winchester, Virginia

Late Country Singer Patsy Cline’s Home in Winchester, Virginia

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

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Washington – Opening on September 7 of exhibit on the Requalification of Iraqi Cultural

Washington – Opening on September 7 of exhibit on the Requalification of Iraqi Cultural

| August 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

“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) […]

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Italian-American Community Mourns Passing of Mark Valente III

Italian-American Community Mourns Passing of Mark Valente III

| August 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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