Senator Sachs is very pleased to announce that the Florida Senate will proclaim October 2014 and every October thereafter as Italian and Italian American Heritage Month in the state of Florida. 

The reading of the resolution will take place at 10:00 AM on the morning of May 1st, 2014 in the Senate Chamber of the Florida Senate. 

There will be a noon time reception in the capital as well to celebrate. Consul General Adolfo Barattolo of Miami and staff will also be attending this momentous occasion. 

Sono lieta e onorata di annunciare che il Senato della Florida proclamera’ il prossimo ottobre 2014 ed ogni mese di ottobre il mese del Patrimonio Italo-americano nello Stato della Florida.

La proclamazione ufficiale si terra’ il 1 maggio alle 10.00 presso la Camera del Senato della Florida. A seguire per le 12.00 ci sara’ un rinfresco per celebrare questa occasione speciale. Il Console Generale di Miami Adolfo Barattolo ed il suo staff presenzieranno all’evento.

 

Maria (toddler in the center) spent her early years in Napoli, Italy. Her mother, left, was an Italian war bride who moved to Michigan after the war

Maria (toddler in the center) spent her early years in Napoli, Italy. Her mother, left, was an Italian war bride who moved to Michigan after the war