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Arrivederci, Newark: Italy To Close NJ Consulate

The home state of Frank Sinatra, Tony Soprano, Frankie Valli and Samuel Alito is losing its Italian consulate, leaving a state whose Italian roots run deep in the American consciousness without an official tie to Italy.

09/23/2013

(An Italian consulate employee reads the name of Italian Jews who perished in World War II.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Italian Consulate Reads Victims’ Names to Mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

Luigi Scotto, consul general of Italy in Philadelphia, says it took four hours to read off the nearly 8,000 names of Italian Jews who perished in the Holocaust.

01/25/2013