Forum of Italian American Educators celebrates the Epiphany

Among the people at the celebration are pictured honorees Angela Ceparano, principal, St . Simon Stock; Linda Ruffino, secretary, J.H.S. 144; Silvia D’Arco, assistant principal and Italian teacher, St. Raymond’s Elementary; and Melanie Blasucci Marino, educational administrator, C.F.N. 532.
Photo courtesy of FIAME

The Forum of Italian American Educators held a celebration of the Epiphany, also known as Three Kings Day, at Fratelli’s Restaurant on Sunday, January 4. The event is held annually, not only to celebrate the Epiphany, but also to introduce individuals who will be honored at FIAME’s upcoming dinner dance. The organization’s dinner dance will be held on Friday, April 17. The honorees are Angela Ceparano, Linda Ruffino, Silvia D’Arco, Melanie Blasucci Marino, Dr, James Montesano Nyack, Gerald Cattaro, Julie Falco Porras, Tina Cortese and Chris Allesandro.

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The FIAME executive board, including organization president Mary Ann Ventrelli-Gorman, enjoying the festivities.
Photo courtesy of FIAME

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