Los Angeles

The Mediterranean diet has long been one of the healthiest diets known to man

Mediterranean Diet Roundtable: More Than Food, It’s a Way of Life

The Mediterranean Diet Roundtable (MDR) landed in Los Angeles,...
Issnaf President, nephrologist, Vito Campese. Photo Courtesy of V. Campese

ISSNAF President, Vito Campese, makes a plea to Italian-Americans

“Italian-Americans across the United States, please help out!”...
Mediterranean Diet Roundtable

The Mediterranean Diet Roundtable in California: A new way to address America’s health challenges

Beverly Hills – The Mediterranean Diet Roundtable (MDR) brings...

San Francisco

67 cars take part to 2016 California Mille from San Francisco to Carmel Valley

California Mille 2016: 67 Historic Cars Recalls The Italian Mille Miglia

Do not call it a race! Who has been part of the California Mille...
The Italian Society at Berkeley barbecue

A Look at the Italian Society at Berkeley

The San Francisco Bay Area is the location of the Berkeley...
Italian Artist Silvia Girardi

Artist Silvia Girardi, From San Francisco Back to Milan

The path followed - nowadays - by Italian talents is usually...


Today, Pike Place Market is one of Seattle's most popular sites, a must-see for out-of-town visitors. Known as the city's neighborhood marketplace, it offers an amazing array of fresh, locally produced, top-quality food, goods and handcrafted products

Joe Desimone: From produce farmer to owner of Seattle’s Pike Place Market

Giuseppe “Joe” Desimone was a bear of a man, 6 foot 2 inches...
An enthusiastic host and excellent cook, Mattiacci recently published her first cookbook, "A Kitchen with a View," that includes more than 50 family-friendly recipes featuring fresh ingredients picked locally and in season

Seattle explores the harmonious cooking of Umbria

Ingredients are like musical notes, says cookbook author Letizia...
Coal was king in Black Diamond, a small town about 25 miles southeast of Seattle along the Cascade Mountain range. Russell Lee [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

When Italian immigrants fueled the coal mining industry

A century ago in Black Diamond, Wash., the freight trains...

San Diego

Orietta Gianjorio

Passionate Italian taster brings knowledge to consumers

“I am most passionate about bringing my knowledge [of tasting]...
Jim-Cardinale Hill

Working to Keep Italian Culture Together

Coordinating the 46th Annual Columbus Day Grand ball, spending...
John Asaro at the Meyer Art Gallery

A Big Grazie to artist John Asaro!

John Asaro, a native Californian of Sicilian descent has a...

Orange County

Bruno & Sophia Loren. Photo: Cashman Photo Enterprises of Nevada

Oscar Winning Actress Sophia Loren & Humanitarian Sir Bruno Serato Express Mutual Admiration

Saturday proved to be an extraordinary day for one of Orange...
Italian filmmaker Ilaria Borrelli

Ilaria Borrelli: Raising Awareness About Humanitarian Issues Through Cinema

Recently L’Italo-Americano had the pleasure to interview Ilaria...
Group on stage at the Bowers Museum, L-R  David Prisco, Distinguished Member John Russo, Villa Park Mayor Diana Fascenelli, Consul General Antonio Verde, Honoree Vicky Carabini, Honoree Joseph Ferrucci, Event Chair Commendatore Frank DeSantis

Celebrate Italy Festival: Italian pride at the Bowers Museum

As the color guard walks in carrying the majestic Italian,...


Dr. Donald V. Romanaggi. Photo courtesy of UP Marketing and Communication

Dr. Don Romanaggi: The Doctor with a Heart of Gold

It all started with a muddy patch of ground and a desire to...
Gus Loprinzi. Phot Courtesy of the Loprinzi family

The Loprinzi’s: America’s Strongest Family Yesterday & Today

“There is no wealth but life. That country is the richest which...
Rick Gencarelli at his sandwich shop Lardo

Rick Gencarelli’s Grassa: A Captivating Blend of Fresh Pasta, All Things Pork, and… Rock & Roll

When Rick Gencarelli, chef and owner of Portland’s famed...