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A Look Back At A Monumental Columbus Day

A Look Back At A Monumental Columbus Day

October is Italian Heritage Month; you may or may not be aware of this depending on which media sources you follow. This year, preceding Columbus Day, there was a controversy which wound up spilling into New York's Columbus Day parade and ignited an unprecedented...

Spaghetti & Crabs

Spaghetti & Crabs

By: Michele Di Pietro, Italian Enclaves Historical Society For the last couple of years, I've been getting together w/my sister & cousins for our big annual SPAGHETTI & CRABS feast on or right around July 4th. This year, with all the craziness, we are,...

Surpassing All Expectations: The Italian Immigrants

Surpassing All Expectations: The Italian Immigrants

The Italian Enclaves Historical Society welcomes guest blog posts such as the following piece written by our friend, Rachel Dolce who shares an informative recounting of the Italian immigrant experience with enchanting tidbits from her own family's story out of Howard...