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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.


Ray Cossentino passed away March 26, 2015. At the time, he was at the Lodge carrying out his responsibilities with his exceptional brand of devotion, loyalty and selflessness that will never be matched. All of us will miss Ray enormously. May his fine soul rest in peace.

     On March 26, 2015, Raphael T. "Buddy" Cossentino, beloved husband of Joyce Cossentino; devoted father of Anita Chavis and husband Mac, Anthony Cossentino and wife Karen, Christian F. Cossentino and wife Rebecca; loving grandfather of Nicholas, Melanie, Megan, Kaitlin and Cassandra; and cherished great-grandfather of Gianna, Dominic and Nathan. All are invited to attend a Funeral Mass at St. Leo the Great on March 31, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Maryland Veterans Cemetery-Crownsville at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be sent to St. Leo the Great, 227 S. Exeter St., Baltimore, MD 21202.
Arrangements by Joseph N. Zannino, Jr. Funeral Home.



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- March through September, 2015-

      We regret to inform you that "Cookie" Monaldi, wife of Lodge member Pete Monaldi, passed away.
                           The obituary follows:Anne Helena "Cookie"5, 2015
On March 25, 2015, JoAnne Helena “Cookie” Monaldi, of Hamilton; beloved wife of 43 years to Peter L. Monaldi; devoted mother of Mark P. Monaldi and Jennifer L. Monaldi; loving Mom-Mom Cookie of Lukas Monaldi-Fisher.

Family and friends will honor Cookie’s life at the family owned
Evans Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services
Parkville, 8800 Harford Rd. on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 7-9 PM and Sunday 3-5 & 7-9PM.
A funeral liturgy will be held Monday 10AM at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
200 Ware Avenue, Towson, Maryland 21204.
Entombment Parkwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Gilchrist Hospice Center 11311 McCormick Road, Suite 350, Hunt Valley, MD 21031


Meet some Lodge members: (l to r) Anita Nucci, Pete Monaldi, Sal Spinnato and Ali Sliwka.

Great people to meet, great people to know. So come down to the Lodge and make their acquaintance!!



Buon Cumpleano, Joe !


Ali Sliwka, Lodge President, helps celebrate Joe Scalia's birthday with a fresh, delectable cannoli, while his wife, Philomena, looks on.

Congratulations, Joe!!

And may you have many, many more!

Sal Spinnato, former Lodge President,
and Maryland Governor Larry Hogan have clearly found something very funny to laugh at during the Ravioli Dinner held in St.Leo's School Hall on Sunday, March 22nd, 2015.

To see many more pictures of Gov. Hogan and The Ravioli Dinner, click Governor's Office Photo Gallery .

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The Little Italy Lodge
905 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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