Flaminia Catteruccia Joins Harvard in Battle Against Malaria

Flaminia Catteruccia, an Italian molecular entomologist, is the new associate professor of immunology and infectious diseases at Harvard School of Public Health, looking to reduce the incidence of mosquito-borne malaria.

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Frank Ciano Running for Register of Deeds, Speaks of Italian Roots

Frank Ciano grew up in a household with Italian grandparents. He is now running for ...

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Fratelli’s in Quincy Puts Brotherly Love in Pastries

After years working at other bakeries, brothers John and Pino decided to open Fratelli's Pastry Shop in Quincy.

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Ciao Italia and Mary Ann Esposito’s Boston Connection

Host of the longest running cooking show on television, Esposito has many special connections with Boston.

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Pantelleria (photo courtesy Perillo Tours)

Pantelleria: 5 Things You Don’t Know About this Sicilian Wonder

An Unbiased Italy Travel Blog Brought to You by Perillo Tours Pantelleria. You will be ...

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Wine grapes (photo courtesy Perillo Tours)

Unusual Weather Delivers Italy’s Worst Grape Harvest in Decades

Summer storms have dampened Italian wine grape production, putting this year’s harvest on track to be the most meager since 1950.

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A Few Lessons on Learning Italian

After reading an interesting article, I decided to come clean on my relationship with learning Italian.

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A hotel in Rome (photo courtesy Perillo Tours)

Taxes Up in Rome’s Luxury Hotels

Italian lawmakers recently approved a new lodging tax, hiking fees for five-star and four-star hotels from 3 to 7 € and 6€, respectively.

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Is Arutas Beach (Sardinia)

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Throwback Thursday: Bartali and Coppi at the Tour de France

Two similar but at the same time different images of Italy’s greatest cycling champions Gino ...

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Offida (Marche)

Offida, a little Town in the Marche, in the Province of Ascoli Piceno.

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Throwback Thursday: Abruzzo Grand Prix, circa 1930

Prince and Princess of Piemont, heirs to the Italian throne, arrive to the Car and Motorcycle Abruzzo Grand Prix, circa 1930.

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