The Katyn Monument Is About More Than Katyn

By Dr.  Lucja Cannon Recent struggles over historical monuments, such as Civil War generals or Christopher Columbus, remind us of the importance of history.  But no monuments related to World War II were challenged, except one:  the Katyn Massacre monument in Jersey City, New Jersey. It commemorates the killings of 22,000 Polish POW officers in […]

General Jozef Chlopicki Artifacts Donated To PMA

ILLINOIS – On June 3, 2022, at the Polish Museum of America Sabina Logisz Great Hall, an epochal event took place. In the presence of the Consul General of France, Mr. Yannick Tagand; the Vice Consul of the Republic of Poland, Ms. Agata Grochowska; General Józef Chłopicki family members; and Matthew Sobieszczyk of the Polish […]

The Kosciuszko Foundation Exchange Program 2022 Awards Ceremony

On May 25th, 2022, the KF President Marek Skulimowski along with the US Ambassador to Poland Mark Brzezinski recognized the Foundation’s 43 newly selected grant and fellowship recipients who will conduct research for 3-9 months in the sciences, humanities, arts, and Polish studies in the United States during the 2022-23 academic year. The recipients are from various Polish universities and study […]

US Ambassador To Poland Delivers Speech To Polish American Congress

By John Czop Mr. Frank J. Spula, President of the Polish National Alliance and the Polish American Congress hosted a luncheon meeting for elected officials, candidates for offices, and diaspora community leaders, Friday, June 24, 2022 at the venerable Union League Club in Chicago. In May, President Spula (in photo) met with United States Ambassador […]

Baby Formula Shortage Advisory

DIY Recipes for Formula Are Not a Safe Option for Baby Formula Shortage NEW JERSEY – As the formula shortage worsens, parents and caregivers find themselves in emergency situations where they cannot find baby formula. Shortages have caused parents and caregivers to search for other options to feed their babies. Unknowingly, some of the options […]

National Katyn Memorial Unites Baltimore

22nd Annual Katyn Remembrance Baltimore, Md. – Despite the overcast, chilly and very blustery weather here on April 3, 2022, approximately 150 people congregated around the National Katyn Memorial for the 22nd Annual Remembrance after a two years absence at the Memorial site due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. They came to honor and solemnly remember […]

Polish Museum of America Celebrates 85 Years

The Polish Museum of America celebrates 85 years since opening its door to the public. ILLINOIS – The official opening of the Museum took place on January 12, 1937, in the PRCUA Auditorium. Among the participants were representatives of the Polish government, Polish-American organizations, and Chicago dignitaries. During the ceremony, PRCUA President Joseph Kania stated […]

Finding Madame Curie To Premiere At Theater Row

— Inside the Scientist Everybody Knows Hides the Woman Nobody Knows — New York, NY, April 4, 2022 – Finding Madame Curie, a new musical depicting the trailblazing Polish scientist and her struggle to achieve success in an all-male field, will make its world premiere in New York City on April 14 for a limited engagement. Presented by CreateTheater’s New York Festival, […]

World’s Most Beautiful Young Lady Is Polish

Karolina Bielawska outclasses 39 other finalists ‘By Robert Strybel WARSAW, POLAND –Karolina Bielawska, 23, has won the latest Miss World competition held in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  A stunning and charismatic blonde, she is working towards a Master’s degree in management and engineering at the technological university in her hometown, the central city of Łódź. […]

Polish Diplomats Visit Baltimore and Polonia

BALTIMORE, Md. — The Polonia of greater-Baltimore was graced with a visit of diplomats from Poland’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs here on February 6, 2022. The delegation was comprised of Marcin Przydacz – Undersecretary of State for Security, The Americas, Asia, and Eastern Policy; Deputy Directors Maciej Dazuta, Tomasz Orłowski and Stanislaw Peltz. Also in […]