Highlights from this month’s edition:
PENCE, MORAWIECKI DISCUSS CENTENNIAL, TRADE, AND NATO.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence spoke by phone, Jan. 12, with Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki. The vice president congratulated Morawiecki on his appointment as prime minister and the people of Poland on the 2018 centennial of Poland’s reassertion of its independence.
POLISH DOCTOR DETAINED BY ICE AGENTS. A doctor of Polish
descent has been detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in Kalamazoo, Michigan, despite having lived in the U.S. for 40 years and being in possession of a permanent green card.
Poland’s ruling Law & Justice, and Hungary’s Fidesz parties are both enjoying high ratings in national opinion polls conducted in each country.
FINDING: EXPLOSION DESTROYED WING OF ILL-FATED PLANE. A
commission investigating the fatal crash of the Polish president’s plane in 2010 said the jet’s left wing was destroyed as a result of an explosion on board.
The American embassy in Warsaw presented a plaque honoring former U.S. President Woodrow Wilson and his contribution to Poland’s independence.
Frantic 7: The American Effort to Aid the Warsaw Uprising and
the Origins of the Cold War, 1944 by John Radzilowski and Jerzy Szczesniak
IN THIS MONTH’S PRINT EDITION
- The Right Direction
- “Constructive” Talks Held Between Poland and EU
- Pączki Perfect!
- PAHA Presents its 2017 Awards at its 75th Annual Meeting
- PAC Takes Stance Against JUST Act
- The Pączki Capital of America
- 21st Anniversary Pączki Ball
- PHD Present Its 21st Pączki Party
- Church Attendance Drops Slightly
- Poland, EU Hold Talks
- Origins of the Cold War Examined
- Priceless Polish Costumes Stolen
- Chicago People You Should Know: Maria Bronny Ciesla
- A Well-Told Tale of Two Men at the Crossroads of History
- WNY Polish Groups Receive Grants
- Fine Dining, à la Polonaise
- More Polish Karnawał (Mardi Gras) Treats
- Trains, Trolleys, and Polish Tradition
- Stoch Wins Silver at Ski Flying World Championships
- Hunger Season and Trip for Cloth Supplies, 1944-45
- V-2 Rocket
- March 11 Concert to Honor Chopin
- Using the Internet for Genealogy Research
- Discover the Meaning of Your Polish Name
- Newest PLAV Auxiliary Member
- In Memoriam: PNCC Bishop Emeritus Rt. Rev. Thaddeus Peplowski; Charles A. Komosa, Chicago Polish Leader; Albert “Bud” Peter Rybarczyk,
Navy Seaman; Actress Rose Marie, best known for “The Dick Van Dyke Show”
- Kudos for Batory, “Father of Foundation”
- Dance will Memorialize Polka Matriarch Veronica Wanderlich
- IPA Needs Your Help!
- and more!