September 2011

Italian teen pop-opera trio Il Volo to perform at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, DC, together with piano prodigy Ethan Bortnick

September 30, 2011 // 0 Comments

(September 29, 2011) Italy’s new  classical-crossover singing sensations Il Volo  kicked off their first ever tour with two sold out shows in Atlantic City’s Borgata on September 24th and in Toronto on September 25th.  The excitement continues to build with the announcement that 10 year old piano sensation Ethan Bortnick will join them in Washington, DC on October 5 at D.A.R. Constitution Hall.  […]

Remarks by Italian Ambassador Giulio Terzi in New York City on 9/11 Anniversary

September 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests, let me begin by welcoming you to today’s ceremony in honor of this significant anniversary. In particular, I would like to extend a heartfelt greeting tofamily members of the victims. They are with us today thanks to theunsparing efforts of Cav. Giulio Picolli. I would also like to warmly greet the Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of […]

Maria Bartiromo, Mistress of Ceremonies at National Italian American Foundation Gala

September 7, 2011 // 2 Comments

More than 3,000 guests from the United States and Italy are expected to attend the National Italian American Foundation’s 36th Anniversary Convention and Gala on October 28 and 29, 2011, at the Washington Hilton in the nation’s capital. The annual NIAF  convention and gala is the premier event for Italian Americans. Maria Bartiromo, Emmy Award-winning journalist and a member of […]

IBOPE Zogby International Releases Social Values Study of Italian Americans: “95% of Italian Americans are concerned about the budget situation in the United States”

September 6, 2011 // 0 Comments

(Washington, DC—September 6, 2011) Ninety-nine percent of Italian Americans are concerned about the current economic outlook, according to a recent IBOPE Zogby International Poll commissioned by the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF). Pollster John Zogby also noted in his executive brief that 95 percent of Italian Americans are concerned about the budget situation in the United States, and 42 percent feel […]