Sons of Italy in America
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.
our home, drop in often and celebrate life and family with us.
Notice to all Members
vacant Lodge offices(see election results below)
will be accepted at the
March 10th, 2015 General Membership
meeting immediately following the induction of recently
election results below). Current VACANT offfices
and two Arbitration Committee positions.
Names of qualified nominees will be posted subsequent
to the meeting in La Notizia, this website
and flyers at the
fill vacant positions will be held at the General Membership
meeting, April 14,2015.
Leo Otterbein, Chairman of the Election Committee,
at 410-825-4411 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you have questions or need further information.
ATTENTION - Pandola Center Closing
The Reverend Oreste Pandola Learning Center will be closed
due to inclement weather predicted for Thursday, March 5, 2015.
February 17th, 2015
the List of Elected officers who were either unopposed or received
a plurality of votes
(cf. Trustees and State Delegates results).
the offices of President, Treasurer and two positions
on the Arbitration Committee remain vacant. A Special
Election will be held to fill these vacancies. Specific date and
of this election will be annnounced.
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Vice President: Charles Ferraro (Unopposed)
Orator: Robert Taylor (Unopposed)
Recording Secretary: Ali Sliwka (Unopposed)
Financial Secretary: Dawn Bintz (Unopposed
Silvana Ferrante (Unopposed)
Master / Mistress Of Ceremonies:
Theresa Taylor (Unopposed)
5 candidates were elected from a field of 6 as follows:
John Bassolino Bonnie
Maria Ferrante Anthony
Committee: (Three elected Unopposed; please
note thatTWO of the five required positions
on this Committee remain
Sal Spinnato Sam Mugavero Pat
State Delegates: Twelve
candidates were elected from a field of 21:
Nancy Wolfe Sal Spinnato Anthony
Bill Bertazon Bonnie
Montcalmo John Calabrese
Martha Calabrese Robert Taylor John
Ali Sliwka Pat Greco Theresa Taylor
***The remaining nominees ( a total 0f 9) automatically
become Alternate State Delegates