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Street Artists Host An Anti-Banksy & Co. Exhibit In An Abandoned Factory

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.23.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

An anti-Banksy & Co. street art show opened in Bologna, Italy, the same night as its controversial bank-backed cousin with brand new works by 50 or so Italian and international street artists and open admission to their outdoor "museum."

Il potere come rito di sangue, morte, follia. Il Macbeth di Verdi nella mani di Bob Wilson e Roberto Abbado

Massimo Acanfora Torrefranca | Posted 10.13.2015 | Italy
Massimo Acanfora Torrefranca

La direzione musicale di Roberto Abbado si è mostrata attenta, precisissima nel governare una struttura apparentemente tradizionale ma molto articolata e profonda. Abbado ha dato il giusto rilievo a quelle breve frasi e a quelle scene intere che nella visione di Verdi reggono tutto l'impianto. Macbeth diviene così un rito sanguinario del potere, astratto e ieratico.

Tips for Exploring Bologna in 24 Hours

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.25.2016 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Vibrant, rich and captivating, Bologna has long been regaled as one of Italy's best-kept secrets. Unlike other popular Italian cities, Bologna's squares, politically-edgy locals, alluring arches, medieval architecture and mouthwatering restaurants aren't flooded with tourists.

Reclaiming the Piazza: 'Headscapes' Sculpture Brings Nature Into Bologna

Jeff Biggers | Posted 07.09.2016 | Arts
Jeff Biggers

A new public art installation adjacent to Bologna's Piazza Maggiore added an ecological dimension to this red-stoned city. Created by acclaimed Italian-New Zealand sculptor Guy Lydster, a two-meter tall "headscape" base relief sculpted from Veronese marble showcases the growing and increasingly important sector of eco-sustainable public art in Europe today.

College Tourist City Guide to Bologna, Italy

College Tourist | Posted 06.29.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Hannah McIntyre, Spring Hill College Study abroad in an Italian city known for its food and culture. Culture in Bologna ...

Italy's Greatest Eating City: Bologna... or Baloney?

David Rosengarten | Posted 05.12.2016 | Taste
David Rosengarten

I went to The Big Fat One recently, and devoted a whole week to discovering the truth.

How to Save Some Euro and Fly Into Italy's 5 Cheapest Airports | Posted 06.27.2015 | Travel

From the cypress-dotted cliffs that mark the Amalfi Coast to the snow-tipped tops of brooding Mount Etna in the south, Italy is one darn enticing destination to contemplate.

This Disgusting Video Shows How Processed Deli Meat Is Made

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.23.2015 | Taste

After pictures of "pink slime" caused customers to question how McDonald's actually made Chicken McNuggets, the fast-food giant released a video showi...

Food for Thought

Jerry Zezima | Posted 04.20.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

According to an old saying, you are what you eat. Since I am full of baloney, I eat what I am. Unfortunately, I don't know what to eat these days -- especially bologna, which means I am out to lunch -- because I am on three different diets.

Proof That Bologna Doesn't Have To Be Disgusting

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 01.09.2015 | Taste

We might not go so far to call it the "next big thing," but bologna doesn't have to be gross.

MortadellaBo: Celebrating Mortadella in Bologna

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 12.21.2014 | Travel
Dr. Irene S. Levine

During our visit to Bologna in the Emilia Romagna region of Italy, we looked out our window and discovered we were almost sitting on top of MortadellaBo, a one-of-a-kind, four-day festival celebrating mortadella.

Bologna, Italy Announces Fico Eataly World: "Disneyland of Food"

Leora Novick | Posted 10.14.2014 | Taste
Leora Novick

On October 8th, an Italian contingent from Bologna descended upon New York's Union Square Market to announce the city's latest venture, Fico Eataly Wo...

Tasting Bologna

Ayngelina Brogan | Posted 09.15.2014 | Taste
Ayngelina Brogan

There's no better way to explore the streets of Bologna than to spend it with a local who can explain the intricacies of ordering Italian coffee, the authenticity of gelato and where all the locals eat pasta.

8 Under-The-Radar Foodie Cities

U.S. News Travel | Posted 11.09.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

The lesser-known dining scenes below are ambitious and unconventional, they're buzzing with new and noteworthy chefs, and they're diverse and unexpected.

Retirement Age 65.. .67? No... 75! What Retirement?

Martin Shapiro | Posted 07.12.2014 | Politics
Martin Shapiro

The so called 'retirement age' is nominally thought to be 65 years old, but to get your full Social Security benefit the age is inching up each couple of months to 67 for those born in 1960 or later. And who knows where it will go from there?

What The Heck Is In Bologna, Anyway?

Posted 01.08.2015 | Taste

Happy National Bologna Day, everyone!

Street Artist Writes Poetry Across 3,000 Miles

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.23.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

"What do you write?" For decades graffiti writers have been checking out one anothers' bonafides with this question. Even as tags turned to large c...

Meatless Monday: Home Economics Goes Wild(ly) Affordable Organic -- Cook for Good's Linda Watson

Ellen Kanner | Posted 08.03.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Linda Watson has been a dot com CEO, a software gaming engineer and a politician, but the real power and pleasure, she finds, comes in tying on a flow...

Bologna Cake Exists

Posted 05.02.2013 | Taste

And it just might be awesome.

Emilia-Romagna, a Revelation

Erica Firpo | Posted 05.07.2013 | Travel
Erica Firpo

If pasta is considered the iconic comfort food, then it is Emilia Romagna we must thank for placating our palates with tortellini, tagliatelle, lasagne and cappelletti.

Gentrification Via Bologna Sandwich

Patrick Wensink | Posted 02.11.2013 | Books
Patrick Wensink

Since before Hauck's Market opened 100 years ago, Schnitzelburg has had an amazingly warm, tight, community. But people like myself are threatening it. We're not trying to ruin Schnitzelburg, but we are anyway.

PHOTOS: The Wonders Of The Lamborghini Factory

Rachel Dickinson | Posted 07.10.2012 | Travel
Rachel Dickinson

The minute I start hearing noises, even if they come from a purring engine, I start to dwell on the fact that I'm hurtling down a highway while trapped in a hunk of metal that can fail at any minute.

Wimpy Kid's Love is in the Air Will Be a Global Affair

Rocco Staino | Posted 05.22.2012 | Books
Rocco Staino

The release of the seventh volume in Jeff Kinney's Wimpy Kid Series Love is in the Air will definitely be a global event when it is released in November.

PHOTOS: Eating Bologna, Italy

Kris LoPresto | Posted 04.07.2012 | Travel
Kris LoPresto

Overlooked by many tourists in favor of the two major tourist cities, Venice and Florence, it sits between, Bologna is in many ways the heart of farming Italy and should not be missed. H

Breakfast Gutbuster: Hardee's Fried Bologna Biscuit

Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

Available for a limited time, the Hardee's fried bologna biscuit packs quite a morning wake-up punch: a buttered biscuit with a fried egg omelette, a ...