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Santa Lucia

Ask any child from the Veneto or Lombardy region what their favourite night of the year is, and it won’t be their birthday, nor Halloween, nor even Christmas Eve, but the night before Santa Lucia. 869 more words

Thinking Of Milan & Christmases Past

As we approach Christmas Eve, Christmas day and the holidays, I am thinking about Milan and all of the Christmases I have spent there. As visions of Christmas dance in my head I read thew news that a police trainee in Sesto San Giovanni was able to stop the man who was allegedly responsible for the attack in Berlin on Monday. 130 more words

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GM Lombardy to visit Burr Ridge

GM William Lombardy will be visiting the Burr Ridge Chess Club on Friday, December 23rd at 7 pm, in the the Burr Ridge Park District Field House:  15 more words


Wine Wanderlust: Lombardy, Italy

The peaceful atmosphere of this town is one of its most charming characteristics. It lies in the southwestern part of Lombardy, Italy. The wines grown here are rich with berry notes and are satisfyingly rich. 6 more words

GM William Lombardy welcomed to Chicago.

GM William Lombardy welcomed to Michael Lenox‘s Illinois Chess Vets meeting at the American Legion Post, Worth, Illinois (Eva Harrsion and Robert Stoltz pictured). I hope the greater Chicago’s chess community does the same.