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College Tourist City Guide to Bologna, Italy

College Tourist | Posted 06.30.2015 | 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...

Adele Sarno, 'San Gennaro Queen,' Faces Eviction by Italian American Museum

Sandi Bachom | Posted 05.31.2015 | Fifty
Sandi Bachom

One of the last eyewitnesses to what it was actually like to be an Italian-American in Little Italy after World War II is being evicted by the very repository of this rich history, The Italian American Museum. It would be laughable, were it not so tragic. Evict her? They should hire her.

Italian Lesbian Teen Couple Faces Abuse, Threats Of Rape Because Of Their Love

HuffPost Italy | Silvia Renda | Posted 03.08.2015 | Gay Voices

This post originally appeared on HuffPost Italy and was translated into English. Imagine walking down the street with your boyfriend or girlfrien...

Do Latino Businesses Pander to White Customers?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 04.26.2015 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

Now, the waiters and waitresses for our area were dressed casually, in jeans and polo shirts. The wait staff for the private party, however, was dressed, well, more colorfully.

These Artistic Sicilian Wedding Photos Are Unlike Others You've Seen

HuffPost Italy | Mario Piscopo | Posted 02.13.2015 | Weddings

Wedding photography is sometimes looked at as too commercial to be true art. But Italian photographer Giuseppe Marano believes that weddings can be th...

Quick Marinara Sauce For Two

Food Fanatic | Posted 03.16.2015 | Taste
Food Fanatic

Serve with your favorite pasta, and you'll have a full, happy belly in less than 30 minutes.

Florian: Shelly Fireman Brings on More Great Italian

Loren Brill | Posted 02.28.2015 | New York
Loren Brill

Restaurateur Shelly Fireman, best known as the creator of the staple Italian bistros Trattoria Dell'Arte, Bond 45, and Cafe Fiorello, opened up Florian this year.

La Famiglia

Stanley Ely | Posted 02.15.2015 | Gay Voices
Stanley Ely

What I've found curious about families is that the need does not vanish when an actual family does.

The Real Johnny Ola: Vincent "Jimmy Blue Eyes" Alo

Meyer Lansky II | Posted 02.13.2015 | Books
Meyer Lansky II

Carole Cortland Russo, Jimmy and Flo Alo's niece who was raised by the couple, is finishing a biography about her uncle. Carole was Jimmy's constant companion in his later years, and cared for him until the end of his life.

Say Hello To Italy's First Female Astronaut

The Huffington Post | Talia Lavin | Posted 12.03.2014 | Science

No Italian woman had ever flown in space until last Sunday, when ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti, a 37-year-old captain in the Italian Air Force,...

Why My Grandparents Are My Best Friends

Jenna Amatulli | Posted 02.01.2015 | Fifty
Jenna Amatulli

My grandparents are not my best friends because they're my consistent champions. They're my best friends because they understand me in the way that I don't really understand me yet.

A Talk With Fabio Viviani

Tara Solomon | Posted 01.21.2015 | Miami
Tara Solomon

The opening party for Siena Tavern -- in the iconic 404 Washington Avenue space on South Beach, former home of China Grill -- was one of those crazy, eclectic parties where you saw people you haven't seen for years.

The 21 Best Italian Restaurants In America

Thrillist | Posted 05.13.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

There are certain places that make the rest quake in their Italy-shaped boots, and we're here to recognize them.

Make Olive Garden's Delicious Pasta Fagioli at Home

Nancy Fox | Posted 01.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Nancy Fox

It's great as a first course or make the serving size 1.5 to 2 cups and it becomes a very filling main-course soup. You'll want to add this satisfying dish to your soup repertoire. It's a keeper for sure!

The Most Ellis Island-y Celebrity Ever: Tom Colicchio

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 12.13.2014 | Entertainment
Megan Smolenyak

Colicchio's family includes a total of 12 immigrants -- eight of whom came through Ellis Island, three more who entered via New York earlier (one just four months prior to its opening), and a solitary ancestor who opted for Philadelphia.

Why I Fell in Love With Florence

Jinna Yang | Posted 11.30.2014 | Travel
Jinna Yang

That's exactly what happened when I decided on a whim to take the train from Pisa into Florence for four days. What happened next was my heart was laid out on a silver platter for what came to be my favorite city in Italy.

These Books Will Make Make You Hungry

Rozanne Gold | Posted 10.21.2014 | Taste
Rozanne Gold

They will enable you to cook your heart out and feel enlightened all at once.

How To Add Mozzarella To Everything

Ali Rosen | Posted 10.19.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

Are you using it in as many places as possible?

Spicy Arrabbiata Sauce to Amp Up Spaghetti Night

Food Fanatic | Posted 10.06.2014 | Taste
Food Fanatic

I had a difficult time reconciling the images of people digging into heaping bowls of pasta and sauce with audible groans and the pasta that I was served for dinner. I remember thinking, It's only spaghetti. What could be so amazing that you need to moan about it?

The New Chipotle Is Here, In Pasta Form

Spoon University | Posted 08.24.2014 | Taste
Spoon University

Meet the brains behind Pasta Flyer, the new gluten-free pasta restaurant.

The Best Slow Cooker Meatballs for Supper

Food Fanatic | Posted 08.16.2014 | Taste
Food Fanatic

Having crossed the third trimester threshold, I have my panicked moments where I question my ability to handle one more baby or one more meal. Can I really do this? Then I plant my feet firmly in the kitchen and whip up a batch of meatballs. Yes, I can do this, one meatball at a time.

My Dad Is Always Right, Despite What My Mother Says

Jennifer “Jay” Palumbo | Posted 08.12.2014 | Parents
Jennifer “Jay” Palumbo

When I was a baby, my mom had a well-deserved night out with friends. Upon my mother's return, she found me fast asleep in a diaper held together by electrical tape. Hence my dad's parenting credo: You may not do everything perfectly as a parent, but as long as the job got done and no one got hurt, it's all good. And really, more than anything, I'm just grateful he used electrical tape and not a staple gun.

Milan's EXPO 2015 'Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life' Also Feeds the Mind

Claudio Bisogniero | Posted 08.05.2014 | Green
Claudio Bisogniero

Some events leave lasting impressions. I daresay that anyone who has visited Italy has returned with fond memories of their trip. Well, next year ther...

How To Get On Italy's Sh*t List

Off Track Planet | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

The proud people of the Boot are passionate about life, and can get passionately pissed off if you break any of the unwritten rules that define their world-celebrated, and oft-imitated, culture.

How to Learn a Language Without Burnout

Sonia Gil | Posted 07.28.2014 | Education
Sonia Gil

Ever since I founded the language-learning company, Fluenz, I have gotten countless questions about learning Spanish, French, Chinese and other langua...