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Meatpacking District »

Family Brings Special Italian Bread From Fellini's Hometown to Eighth Ave

A new restaurant on Eighth Avenue will serve authentic piadina imported from Italy, the owner said.

Rockaway Beach »

Rockaway Ferry Service Stopping for Good This Fall Despite Activist Efforts

The move came as activists put an ad in an Italian newspaper chiding Mayor de Blasio.

Chelsea »

Italian Sweets Shop Brings Little-Known Treats to Chelsea

Crave.it will serve polenta cookies, strawberry-mint gelato and Milanese coffee.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Director Tapped to Tour Italy as Part of Film Festival

Dominga Martin will spend 75 days traveling 10 Italian regions for the CinemadeMare film festival.

Chelsea »

Flower-Shaped Gelato Scoops Coming to Chelsea

Amorino will open a high-end gelato shop on Eighth Avenue in July. 

Upper East Side »

Italian Consulate Holds Treasure Hunt with Vespa as Top Prize

The hunt is in honor of Festa Della Repubblica, a national Italian holiday.

Belmont »

Swiss Tourist Called Attacker an 'Immigrant' Before Fatal Punch: Officials

Brownie Lopez, 19, was charged with misdemeanor assault.

Belmont »

Swiss Tourist Killed During Fight at Bronx Bodega, Police Say

The man died after falling and injuring his head outside a Washington Avenue bodega, police said.

New York City »

Opera Singer Hopes Adoption Records Can Prove Italian Roots

Jordanna Rose believes her granddad's records could help her career, court documents say.

Civic Center »

FBI Busts International Mafia Drug Ring, Officials Say

Members of the Gambino and the Ndrangheta families smuggled heroin and cocaine, the FBI said.

TriBeCa »

Late 'Sopranos' Star James Gandolfini Leaves $10 Million to Family and Pals

The actor's will give his son, Michael, first dibs at buying his TriBeCa pad at market value.

TriBeCa »

James Gandolfini Dies of Heart Attack While Traveling in Italy

James Gandolfini, who played mob boss Tony Soprano on the HBO hit series, lived in TriBeCa.

Forest Hills »

New Forest Hills Gourmet Store to Have Massive Beer Selection

Mr. Vino’s Cucina, on Austin Street, will also offer wine and cheese tastings.

Astoria »

Astoria Cobbler Closes His Doors After 45 Years in the Shoe Business

Falco's Shoe Repair on Steinway Street closed this week after nearly half a century in the neighborhood.

Lower East Side »

Perfect Picnic Serves Basket-Ready Sandwiches Out of LES Basement

The Perfect Picnic's new shop serves sandwiches and prepackaged meals out of a Ludlow Street basement.