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Pirandello Lyceum recognizes I Migliori

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On April 9, the Pirandello Lyceum held its annual “I Migliori in Mens et Gesta” awards ceremony at the Hilton Hotel in East Boston. For 31 years, the Pirandello has been recognizing the best in mind and deeds in the community. This year’s awardees included high-tech entrepreneur Charles Centore, who has grown his own electronic components company into a major player in manufacturing solid state relay assemblies; Antonio Cillo, who received the award for spreading Italian culture over 50 years of activity with his travel agency; businessman Angelo Ivo Cubi, founder and president of Cumar, the largest marble import, fabrication ...

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Pirandello Language Center founder Tino Valdesolo

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In school, it is virtually impossible to capture his undivided attention for more than five minutes. If he isn’t substituting for one of the teachers, he is preparing a musical program, updating a curriculum or offering brief answers to family members or teachers who are lined up outside the little office he carved for himself at the Pirandello Language Center in the St. John School building. It has been like this every Saturday for the last four decades, during which time Tino Valdesolo has directed — hands-on and delegation-free — the longest running private institution for the teaching of Italian ...

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