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Italian American Congressional Delegation of the 113th Congress Welcomed by NIAF and Italy’s Ambassador

Italian American Congressional Delegation of the 113th Congress Welcomed by NIAF and Italy’s Ambassador

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Representatives Bill Pascrell and Pat Tiberi, co-chairs of the Italian American Congressional Delegation (IACD) of the 113th U.S. Congress, welcomed their colleagues to the reception at the United States Capitol Visitors Center hosted by NIAF with IACD on February 27, 2013. Pascrell opened the reception explaining how this delegation works in a bipartisan way to […]

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The Italian Event

The Italian Event

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Italian Event: Loehmann’s bets on Italian Designers (discounted) “It’s our largest celebration of all things Italian.  Signature fashion & more . . . UP TO 70% OFF”   “real designers. really discounted”   #

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President Obama Welcomes Italian President Napolitano

President Obama Welcomes Italian President Napolitano

| February 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Italian President Giorgio Napolitano joined President Obama on Friday in the Oval Office for a discussion “about the deep and abiding friendship between our two countries,” said the White House.  President Obama thanked Italy for their contributions to the NATO alliance, and called President Napolitano, whose term ends in May, a visionary leader, “who has […]

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Italian Elections:  North America Candidates Speak at Casa Italiana

Italian Elections: North America Candidates Speak at Casa Italiana

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Voce Italian newspaper hosted a candidates’ forum on Sunday at Casa Italiana, to provide an opportunity to candidates running for the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies to present their positions and to meet with the Italian community in Washington.   Candidates from all the lists, except the PD, participated.  The participants were: Dom Serafini (PDL), Simone Lolli (M5S), Giorgio Mosconi (Fare), Melo Cicala (Insieme President), and […]

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Italian Elections Candidates Forum at Casa Italiana

Italian Elections Candidates Forum at Casa Italiana

| February 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Meet candidates running for office in the upcoming Italian national elections at a non-partisan forum this Sunday at 12:15 pm at Casa Italiana sponsored by the newspaper Voce Italiana.  Candidates, including Dom Serafini (PDL), Giorgio Moscone (Fare), Simone Lalli (M5S), Vincenzo Arcobelli (Lista Monti),  and Melo Cicala, president of Insieme will present their positions and […]

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Tony Lo Bianco to Bring Fiorello LaGuardia to Italian Embassy

Tony Lo Bianco to Bring Fiorello LaGuardia to Italian Embassy

| January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Veteran actor Tony Lo Bianco will bring his celebrated one-man show about New York City Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia, The Little Flower, to the Italian Embassy in Washington, D.C. on Friday, February 22, 2013, at 6:30 pm. The event is a special fundraiser to support Italian language education. Organized by the National Council for the […]

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Alfred “Al” Grasso, president and CEO MITRE Corporation honored as 2013 Man of the Year

Alfred “Al” Grasso, president and CEO MITRE Corporation honored as 2013 Man of the Year

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Alfred “Al” Grasso, president and CEO of The MITRE Corporation was honored last Saturday as the 2013 Man of the Year by the Lido Civic Club of Washington, D.C.  A first generation Italian-American, Grasso was honored for his longstanding commitment to advancing educational opportunities for young people, particularly in the STEM fields. He recently completed […]

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