Saturday Mar 1
Britt Kennerly: On her 106th, Mary celebrated: 'All day'
She was born the daughter of a shoemaker and a seamstress. Working full-time by age 12. Toiled in sweatshops making clothes after her family came to the U.S. from Reggio Calabria, Italy and settled in Rochester, NY, in 1922.
Calabrian resort town council dissolved for 'Ndrangheta
Catanzaro, February 25 - The Italian government on Tuesday dissolved the town council in the Calabrian resort of Scalea because of infiltration by the local 'Ndrangheta mafia.
Sew long: Westport tailor shop closing after more than four decades
Raffaella Sforza is closing Aldo and Rafaella Tailor Shop, which she founded in Westport with her late husband 40 years ago.
Visitor parking main hurdle for 18-storey condo in Little Italy
Domicile Developments is looking for approval for its much-anticipated mixed-use 18-storey condo tower poised for construction on the eastern edge of Little Italy.
After 17 Years, Antoniette's Alterations of Matawan Closes Shop
Antoniette's Alterations of Matawan has closed after 17 years. Antonietta Pruscino's family wrote this article with her to say "thank you" to her longtime customers.
National Public Radio
Law Enforcement Straddles Atlantic To Round Up Alleged Mobsters
The FBI and Italian police made two dozen arrests on Tuesday in connection with an alleged drug trafficking ring.
FBI Busts International Mafia Drug Ring, Officials Say
Federal investigators took down a mafia drug smuggling operation that stretched from South America to Italy and New York City, officials said.
Federal Bureau of Investigation
New York: Takedown leads to arrests of 24 tied to Italian organized crime syndicate.
A 15 - count indictment was unsealed this morning in federal court in the Eastern District of New York charging seven defendants with narcotics trafficking, money laundering, and firearms offenses based, in part, on their participation in a transnational heroin and cocaine trafficking conspiracy involving the 'Ndrangheta, one of Italy's most ... (more)