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May 24, 2024

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Pascrell Celebrates Funding for New Clifton Emergency Operations Center

Secured federal support will help city build new firehouse CLIFTON, NJ – Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the co-chairman of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, today joined firefighters and local leaders in Clifton today to celebrate his securing over $637,000 in fresh federal funding to help the city construct a new fire station and emergency operations center. “As the longtime …

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Kosciuszko Commemorated At West Point – May 3rd & 4th

NEW YORK – The American Association of the Friends of Kosciuszko at West Point (AAFKWPT) invite the Polish community to attend the annual General Tadeusz Kosciuszko events on Friday, May 3rd and Saturday, May 4th. First, an academic conference with morning and afternoon sessions will be held on Friday, May 3rd, beginning at 9 a.m.  Participation in this conference requires …

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Homemade Polish Soups – Hot & Cold

The Polish Chef by Robert Strybel FRESH TOMATO SOUP (zupa ze świeżych pomidorów): If you have been raised on m-m-yuck canned tomato soup (m-m-yuck), you probably don’t realize how good the made-from-scratch variety can be. And it’s super easy too! Simply wash and cut into quarters 2-1/4 lbs fresh, vine-ripened, in-season local tomatoes  and simmer in 3 T butter in …

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On Bread and Butter

Why do we butter our bread? Have you ever asked yourself that question? Well, would you believe that our modern custom of buttering bread had its origin in a 16th century situation and that none other than our famous Polish astronomer Mikolaj Kopernik (Copernicus) was responsible. It was also the beginning of the medical concept of preventive medicine. A Vermont …

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Can’t Erase Our Judeo-Christian Past

By Bill Donohue Militant secularists would like to erase our religious heritage, but they are clearly in over their heads. Our nation’s Capitol abounds with Judeo-Christian iconography, so much so that it overwhelms attempts to cancel it. The dome of the U.S. Capitol was inspired by the dome of St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, as well as St. Paul’s Cathedral …

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Val’s Dyngus Weekend Returns

NEW YORK – After 4 years of being away (mostly due to COVID), Val’s Dyngus Day Weekend is BACK! It will be held Sunday, March 31st and Monday, April 1st, 2024. What makes it even better, we are back at the newly renovated M-Hotel Buffalo (formerly the Millennium Hotel) in Cheektowaga, NY. I would like to share with you what’s …

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Social Security Announces Updates To Address Improper Payments

Social Security Commissioner Martin O’Malley today announced he is taking four vital steps to immediately address overpayment issues customers and the agency have experienced. Commissioner O’Malley testified before the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging and the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance (excerpt): “For 88 years, the hard-working employees of the Social Security Administration have strived to pay the right …

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Saint John Paul II National Shrine Invites

80th Anniversary of the Martyrdome of the Bl. Ulma Family WASHINGTON, D.C. – Join Rabbi Noam E. Marans, Director of Interreligious and Intergroup Relations at the American Jewish Committee (AJC), and Rev. Walter F. Kedjierski, Executive Director of the Secretariat for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs at the USCCB, for a conversation on what it means to “commit ourselves to genuine …

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Thank New Jersey Woman For Your Blueberries

Walk into nearly any grocery store, any time of year, and you’ll likely find fresh blueberries in the produce aisle. Many consider them a perfect fruit … sweet and juicy, delicious fresh or cooked, and packed with health-boosting antioxidants. If you’re among the many who love blueberries, you have a New Jersey woman to thank! Over a century ago, agricultural …

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Polish Leaders Visit President Biden At White House

Poland marks 25th anniversary of joining NATO By Robert Strybel Warsaw Correspondent WARSAW–Polish President Andrzej Duda and Prime Minister Donald Tusk paid a joint visit to President Joe Biden at his invitation The occasion was the 25th anniversary of Poland’s accession to the North Atlantic Alliance (NATO). That would be nothing unusual except for the fact that the two leaders …

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