August 2011

Joseph DiTrapani Re-Elected National President of the Order Sons of Italy

August 16, 2011 // 0 Comments

August 16, 2011 – The Order Sons of Italy in America (OSIA), the oldest and largest national organization for men and women of Italian heritage, re-elected Joseph DiTrapani of New York to serve a second 2-year term as National President, during its 52nd Biennial National Convention in Orlando, August 7-14, 2011. Mr. DiTrapani, president of insurance brokerage agency Professional Group […]

Kenneth J. Aspromonte to be inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame

August 11, 2011 // 0 Comments

Former MLB player and field manager Kenneth J. Aspromonte, a member of the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Board of Directors who also serves as chair of the Foundation’s fund development committee and vice president for the southwest region, will be inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame (NIASHF) during its 33rdAnnual Induction and Awards Gala. The […]

UNICO National Calls on Public to Lobby Congress to Pass Italian and Italian American Heritage Month Resolution!

August 2, 2011 // 1 Comment

Measure introduced by Congressmen Pascrell and Tiberi which would make October Italian and Italian American Heritage Month FAIRFIELD, N.J., Aug. 2, 2011 — UNICO National’s Anti-Bias Committee has succeeded in having a Congressional resolution introduced that would permanently make October “Italian and Italian American Heritage Month” across the United States, UNICO National President Christopher DiMattio announced. The bill, House Resolution […]