Laura Sgrò has become one of the most prominent attorneys in Italy. Her courage, intellect and vision has inspired an entire generation of aspiring female entrepreneurs across Italy. However, Sgrò’s rise to stardom has not been without adversity.
The 43-year-old Italian journalist arrived in New York in 2011, and in just over a decade, has built a media empire that has come to stand as a proud symbol of all the Italians who dream of life in America.
Perhaps no industry captures the essence of the American Dream for Italians more than real estate. Since Italians first migrated to the United States, home ownership, land investment, and development have represented the culmination of the American Dream for Italian families.
Lionel Andres Messi, or as the world knows him, Leo Messi, was born on June 24th, 1987 in Rosario, Argentina. He is world-famous as an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for Ligue 1 club Paris-Germaine and captains the Argentina national team.
Born on August 26, 1936, to first-generation Italian seamstress, Antonetta L. Ferraro and an Italian immigrant from Marcianse, Campania, Dominick Ferraro, Geraldine Ferraro became an American Politician, diplomat, and attorney. Ferraro grew up in New York City, working as a public school teacher while training to become a lawyer. She joined the Queens County District Attorney’s Office in 1974 as the head of the new special victim’s bureau. As the head of this new department, she handled cases dealing with sex crimes, child abuse, and domestic violence.
After 15 games, Serie A will now take a break for the World Cup until the beginning of 2023.
But with less than half of the season played, how’s it looking at the top?
Napoli has proven to be unstoppable up until now, their 3-2 win over a Udinese side that has enjoyed some success themselves this season a keen indicator that they were determined to reach the break with a win.
Art restorers in Florence have embarked on a six-month project to digitally unveil what was once a 17th century nude painting by Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian Baroque artist and one of the most prominent female artists in the history of Italian art. The Allegory of Inclination, painted in 1616, originally portrayed a life-sized nude female figure before the nudity was painted over with veils and drapery some 70 years later by a male painter striving to uphold the rigid moral sensibilities of the male-dominated art world, according to NPR.
Italy’s Ministry of Culture on Tuesday announced the discovery of 2,000-year-old bronze statues at an ancient, sacred thermal spring in Tuscany. Archaeologists say the find could rewrite the history of the transition from the Etruscan civilization to the Roman Empire in today’s central Italy.