Tuesday Jul 29
REVIEW: Happy returns to Bossier City's L'Italiano
To celebrate my husband's recent birthday, we decided to visit an old friend -- L'Italiano, just across from the Bossier Arts Council.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The China Post
Italian police arrest 5 accused of 'massacre'on the Mediterranean
Italian police have arrested five migrants accused of the grisly murder of scores of fellow would-be refugees when fighting broke out on a boat making the treacherous crossing to Europe, local media reported.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Taste Sicily's staples, from seafood to cous cous
At Relais Angimbe, a country resort amid olive and citrus groves about 25 miles from Trapani or Palermo, crunchy cous cous patties in squid ink and saffron-onion sauce is served, plus Tunisian-style brik stuffed with bluefish in olive oil and shrimp sauce.
South China Morning Post
Stabbed, then thrown overboard: Italian police tell of horrific struggle aboard migrant boat
Italian police arrested five men yesterday on suspicion of murdering and throwing overboard dozens of migrants crossing from Libya.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Italy Rescues 1,800 Migrants Over Weekend, Recovers 5 Bodies
Italy's navy said it rescued nearly 1,800 migrants in overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean over the weekend, and a merchant ship recovered five bodies from a sinking rubber raft off the coast of Libya.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Travel: Grand Hotel Excelsior Vittoria, Sorrento
DIRECTING our taxi to the hotel, the driver said simply, "Lucky you. It's the best in town," and after three nights there I'd find it hard to contradict him.
Rescue workers find bodies of 18 asylum seekers on overcrowded...
Rescue workers find bodies of 18 asylum seekers on overcrowded migrant boat after they were poisoned by engine's toxic fumes Italian and Maltese naval vessels assisted by a passing Danish cargo ship rescued some 400 migrants from the smugglers' boat in waters between Malta and Libya - and found the bodies inside.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Italian rescuers say 19 dead from migrant boat
Italian rescuers found 18 bodies on a boat carrying hundreds of asylum-seekers on Saturday and another died while being evacuated -- all apparently killed by toxic fumes from the engine, the ANSA news agency reported.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Morris Daily Herald
Channahon teen returns from year abroad in Italy
CHANNAHON – Anthony Devier felt like he hadn't left home when he returned July 6 after a year spent studying in Italy on the island of Sicily.
A smoking hot Italian! Mount Etna puts on its first pyrotechnic...
The innocent victims of Flight MH17: EIGHTY children among passengers who perished on plane blown out of Ukrainian sky - including UN worker and 100 AIDS activists en route to conference No U.S. passports were used to check in any of the passengers on doomed Flight 17... but State Department still checking for dual citizens 'This is what we call ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Long Weekend in Palermo
Balanced on the toe of Italy's boot, Sicily is a study in contrasts, and its range is on full display in the regional capital of Palermo, a city where the ancient and the modern come together at every corner.
Oak Oven, Harahan Italian restaurant, earns Two Beans: New Orleans restaurants review
Consider these facts about Oak Oven , a new restaurant in Harahan: 1) Adam Superneau, its chef and co-owner, is a local kid of Sicilian ancestry whose first cooking job was at Vincent's in Metairie, a citadel of Creole-Italian cooking, which itself has deep Sicilian roots.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Sicily - " seven nights from 939pp
Rugged, sometimes snow-capped mountains reaching for the sky are interspaced with rich meadows, adorned with wild flowers: during spring and autumn, spectacularly green and lush, yet during the sun-scorched summer, transformed into pastel shades of greens, yellows and browns.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
LUFC French striker joins on season long loan
Leeds United have completed the signing of French striker Souleymane Doukara on loan.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Mimi Aloia Reads From Her New Book, My Father's Fish, at the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum, Today
Mimi Aloia will read from her latest book, "My Father's Fish." The book is a compilation of poems, prose and original drawings that Mimi describes as a reflection of memories, thoughts, incidents and feelings from her life.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Italian grapes and wines have often been featured in this column, and there is no doubt of the continuing popularity of Italian wines here and across the world.
The Village Voice
Find Great Iced Coffee and 40 Years of Williamsburg History at Caffe Capri
Your local coffee spot can define your neighborhood and your daily schedule like few other things can.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Mummy Appears to Open and Close Her Eyes
Rosalia Lombardo died in 1920 just days before her second birthday. Her body was embalmed and interred in the Capuchin catacombs in Palermo, Italy.