A food aficionado: Ribelle

Chef Tim Maslow returned from David Chang’s Momofuku to open Ribelle, an Italian restaurant in Washington Square. Maslow handled the dinner menu of Strip T’s in Watertown and made it a dining destination. Now this solo effort in the former Tamarind Bay space launched with much anticipation. Continue reading

Josiah Quincy Elementary Principal Wins Pirandello Lyceum Award

Josiah Quincy Elementary School Principal Simon Siu-Wah Ho has been awarded the President’s Award from the Pirandello Lyceum, an educational institute aimed at encouraging a greater understanding and appreciation of Italian culture among all people. Principal Ho is one of eight I Migliori in Mens et Gesta (The Best in Mind and Deeds) Award winners in 2012 and the first Chinese American to receive the award. Principal Ho is a native of Hong Kong, China, where he completed his secondary education. Simon moved to Italy where he would live and study for four years. There, he learned the language and … Continue reading