Transcendent tragedian Maria Agresta

Fueled by her affinity for Italian opera’s great tragic heroines, Maria Agresta recently returned to ...

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Competitive skater Deanna Stellato

Sidelined for 16 years by injuries, Deanna Stellato returned to competitive skating with a bang, ...

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Army survival instructor Ron Centanni

As a Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape instructor, Ron Centanni trained everyone from foot soldiers ...

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Flowers of Italy to honor Mayor Lovero

The Flowers of Italy Club will honor Berwyn Mayor Robert Lovero at its annual dinner ...

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OSIA presents worthy dozen with da Vinci Awards

The Order Sons of Italy in America, Grand Lodge of Illinois/Wisconsin, will honor a dozen ...

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CIACO to honor departed members at landmark gala

In the two decades since its founding, the Chicagoland Italian American Charitable Organization has created ...

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New JCCIA prez makes bold moves at annual meeting

The new president of the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans hit the ground running ...

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Dr. Spadoni to preside over Arcolians

Dr. Katina Spadoni will ascend to the presidency of the Arcolian Dental Arts Society on ...

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What I am thinking about…

When an Italian wants to describe what he is thinking about, he must use the verb ...

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Real Estate Illustrated

The snow is melting, temperatures are on the rise and the real estate buying season ...

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Life in Kensington

Throughout the many years that I’ve been writing this column, many questions have been asked ...

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In praise of volunteers

“Money makes the world go ’round,” or so they say. But in the world I ...

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