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 […]

Curacao, Amazing Above
Or Below The Surface

Traveling With Bob Nesoff Travel Editor With rumors that the pandemic is on the wane (maybe) tourism is opening up again. Many destinations have either relaxed or done away with restrictions on visitors to their territory. Cruise ships that normally cater to thousands of passengers, have opted to limit the number of guests on each […]

Pierzynski, Celski
Nagurski & Krukow
Inducted Into NPASHF

World Series Champion catcher A.J. Pierzynski, three-time Olympic medalist speed skater J.R. Celski,  NFL Hall of Famer Bronko Nagurski, and all-star pitcher Mike Krukow were inducted into the National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame for 2020 at the 48th Annual Induction Banquet held on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at the American Polish Cultural Center in […]

EU-PO Collusion
Sullies Poland’s Image?

Poland sues Brussels eurocrats over alleged treaty violations By Robert Strybel Warsaw Correspondent WARSAW–Since 2015, many Polish Americans have been repeatedly confused, upset, at times even ashamed that their ancestral homeland is apparently behaving so badly. These same PolAms were thrilled when a Polish cardinal became Pope in 1978. They welcomed the Solidarność movement, indirectly […]

Ben Pinczewski & NY Mets
Pete Alonso Promoting
Baseball in NYC

By James Dombrowski In 2014, John Franco and Gary Perone, who have spent their lives in baseball, developed a plan to unite the 5 Boroughs with a baseball tournament consisting of 102 teams; they dubbed the name “The Borough Cup.” Mets Reliever Franco and Brooklyn Cyclones Assistant GM Gary Perone we’re hoping to revitalize baseball […]

WNE Professor
Andrea Kwaczala
Named 2021
Women of Innovation

SPRINGFIELD, MA – Western New England University (WNE) College of Engineering Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering Dr. Andrea Kwaczala has been named a 2021 Women of Innovation for her efforts in Post-Secondary Academic Innovation and Leadership by the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) and the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. Dr. Kwaczala was among eleven exceptional Connecticut women […]

City of Clifton Recreation Department
Holiday Events

  Family Trip to Peddler’s Village Apple Festival The Clifton Recreation Department will be sponsoring a family trip to Peddler’s Village Apple Festival on Saturday, November 6, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Join us for some shopping, apples, and fun. Peddler’s Village, in Lahaska PA, has something for everyone from 70 specialty shops […]

Stella Szczesny Appointed
To Piast Institute
Board of Directors

HAMTRAMCK, Mich. – The Piast Institute, a national non-profit 501(c)(3) research and social resource organization that is devoted to Polish and Polish American affairs, is pleased to welcome Stella Szczesny to the Piast Institute Board of Directors. Ms. Szczesny has been elected unanimously at the September 29th meeting. Stella Szczesny has been an active member […]

Ignacy Paderewski Tribute
Gala On October 21st

NEW YORK CITY – Please join us to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the death of the great Pole, Ignacy Jan Paderewski. The IGNACY PADEREWSKI TRIBUTE GALA concert will take place on October 21, 2021 at Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street, between 6th Avenue and Broadway, Midtown Manhattan). Experience the magnificent music of Polish composers. Discover […]

Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski
Online Concert
September 10th

CARDINAL STEFAN WYSZYŃSKI IN THE SERVICE OF THE POLISH NATION “Such a man happens once in a thousand years” – these words were spoken by Pope John Paul II in the year of the death of Primate Cardinal Wyszynski.Primate went down in history as one of the greatest figures in the history of the Polish […]