For the past 30 years, Mario and Ginger Vincitorio have been serving authentic Italian food inspired by the Apulia region in southern Italy. Mario Vincitorio takes particular pride in the homemade pasta. “I didn’t know at the time that me being there next to my mom helping her make the pasta, some 40 years later it was going to come in handy in in Tempe, Arizona,” he said. “You can tell the difference when you take a bite.”
2018 marks the 150th anniversary of Memorial Day, which was first commemorated as Decoration Day at Arlington National Cemetery. This year, Arizona PBS marks the occasion with the annual "National Memorial Day Concert" and other special programming.
The new series and nationwide campaign ask readers to choose “America’s Best-Loved Book.”