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Should Little Italy in Baltimore Change? Are “Little Italies” a Thing of the Past?

little-italy-baltimore “When I first moved here, it was universally loved. Now some consider Little Italy as more of a tourist destination than a collection of wonderful family-run, authentic Italian eating places. … I still don’t think Baltimoreans want Little Italy to change much. There’s too much nostalgia tied up in the neighborhood. ” READ THE ARTICLE AND THE COMMENTS . . .>>  

 “I live in Little Italy and there are still many Italian-Americans living here. As far as the restaurants, I would agree that many of them are just too pricey for what they are…”

Are “Little Italies” a thing of the past?  We would like to hear your views.

Also posted at Ciao America.