Thursday, 31 July 2014
A new spot in Brooklyn offers up tarte flambée and spätzle in this video.
St. Irene was honored in church services and in a procession on July 27 in Astoria, Queens, reports The National Herald.
The ban on the import of Bayonne ham from France into the U.S. has been lifted, but the foie gras remains banned in California, France-Amérique reports, and lawyers hope to overturn that ban as unconstitutional.
Home Reporter writes about celebrants honoring the memory of St. Paulinus with the Italian Giglio Feast in Brooklyn.
Carlos Mesquita transformed a shoeshine bench in Portugal into a luxury repair business in New York.
A game of skill and tactics with ancient origins, pétanque has its fans, old and new.
French citizens, francophiles and francophones gather to mark Bastille Day in this video.
Attracted to the "authenticity" of Gottscheer Hall in Ridgewood, younger, affluent patrons helped the bar finally turn a profit after 15 years of being in the red, reports Queens Courier.
A new novel about the Irish in Brooklyn and a movie based on the Colm Tóibín novel "Brooklyn" both remind of a time when the Irish had a big influence in the borough, Irish Voice notes.
A French citizen living in New York follows the game as it's broadcast from Rio.
Today's U.S. team could take inspiration from a stunning upset 64 years ago in Brazil.
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