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Tuesday Jul 29 | The Times

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.


Related Topix: Bossier City, LA, Life, Food, Dining, Italy, World News, Seafood

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Staten Island man's return to hometown in Sicily an emotional reunion after 55 years

The scene in Noto, Sicily as seen through the lens of photographer and Staten Island resident Mario Belluomo.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Italy, World News, Brooklyn, NY

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.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, Boat Disaster,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

USA Today

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.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, Italy, World News, Dining, Fruits, Breakfast

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.


Related Topix: Italy, World News

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.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Boat Disaster,

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.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Naples, Italy Travel, Italy Travel, Travel, Europe Travel,

Daily Mail

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.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Malta, Africa, Libya,

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.


Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Africa, Libya,

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.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel, Channahon, IL, Italy, World News,

Daily Mail

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)


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Italy,

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.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Travel

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.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Harahan, LA, Life, Food, Metairie, LA, Italian Cuisine, Italy, World News,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Independent

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.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel, Italy, World News,

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Vital Football

LUFC French striker joins on season long loan

Leeds United have completed the signing of French striker Souleymane Doukara on loan.


Related Topix: Italy, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports

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.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Arts, Poetry, Painting

BioMed Central

Protein supplements consumption: a comparative study between the city ...

Protein supplements are extensively used among commercial gym users and athletes.


Related Topix: Supplement, Protein, Italy, World News

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Mondo italiano

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.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Italy, World News,

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Italy, World News, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

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.


Related Topix: Italy, World News