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"Liberty, Equality, Fraternity"

  The OSIA Little Italy Lodge #2286, in the heart of Baltimore's century-old Italian neighborhood, welcomes you to its home.      We invite you in - to immerse yourself in the old-world charm and rich cultural heritage of a thriving Italian community, to participate, no matter how far away you may be, in the timeless Italian traditions of hospitality and generosity, to find comfort and joy in discovering that, yes, family and good food and laughter can still be found in a too-often fragmented and melancholy world.    

  Explore our home, drop in often and celebrate life and family with us.




Meet Ali Tinelli Sliwka New President of The Little Italy Lodge


The La Famiglia Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce the four recipients of the 2015 competition.

The Mr. Guy Matricciani Senior Scholarship in the amount of $5000.00 was awarded tos
Elizabeth is beginning her junior year at Stevenson University in Stevenson, Maryland. Her Little Italy
Lodge sponsor is Barbara Goodman.

The Doctor Bernard Vondersmith Scholarship in the amount of $3,000.00 was awarded to Nicholas Butta.
Nicholas will be entering his senior year at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland. His
Lodge member sponsor was Victoria Butta his grandmother. Victoria passed away in April of this year.

A Little Italy Lodge Scholarship in the amount of $2,000.00 was awarded to Brooke Lorber. Brooke will begin
her junior year at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Her Lodge member sponsors were Joan and Fred Petrella, her grandparents.

A Little Italy Lodge Scholarship in the amount of $2,000.00 was awarded to Anna Berrettini. Anna will be
beginning her freshman year at Franklin and Marshal University in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Her sponsors
were Lodge members Grace and Leo Otterbein, her grandparents.

The La Famiglia Scholarship program is a benefit for children and grandchildren of Lodge members in good
standing. The 2016 Scholarship competition will begin on January 1, 2016. Information regarding the
2016 competition will be offered in future issues of La Notizia.





Domenick Cinalli (far right) is the President of Haddon Heights Sons of Italy in New Jersey and came to the lodge while visiting our St. Anthony festival Saturday. He brought over 40 members who had a lovely time and so enjoyed visiting Baltimore. We need to plan a field trip to visit them in the future.

Pictured with Domenick Cinalli are Tony Walmsley and Ali Sliwka

Domenick Cinalli
Haddon Heights Lodge #2311
Order Sons of Italy in America


Some nights are very busy, some less so at The Lodge Friday Night Dinners. But busy or not, there's plenty of good food and new friends to meet.








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Baltimore, MD 21202

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