HVPS Scholarship Winners

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NEW YORK – On July 9th the Hudson Valley Polonaise Society had the pleasure of presenting $1,000 scholarships to two deserving Orange County, NY high school graduates. Kyle Wlodarczyk, is the son of Gerald Wlodarczyk and Monika (Pogorzelski) Sardella of Walden, NY. Kyle is a graduate of Valley Central H.S. He will be attending the […]

Passaic County Continues To Accept
Non-Traditional Recyclables

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NEW JERSEY – The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs continues to accept several non-traditional items for recycling from the public at its site in Wayne, N.J. This program enables residents to bring their unwanted tubular fluorescent bulbs, old cell phones, used laser toner and ink-jet cartridges, unwanted plastic grocery bags, rechargeable batteries […]

Kick The Plastic Habit
And Help Marine Life!

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During hot summer days at the Jersey shore, beaches are crowded with folks having fun in the sun. Unfortunately, lots of litter is left behind. All beach trash is bad, but the plastics that wash and blow into the sea are especially harmful. Plastics have become a major threat to marine life in the world’s […]

Open Letter To Senator Mikulski
From The PAC National Directors

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The Honorable Barbara Mikulski United States Senate 503 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, D.C.  20510 Dear Senator Mikulski: We, the National Directors of the Polish American Congress (PAC) are writing to ask you to sponsor a United States Senate Resolution in order to register five facts of history about Poland’s recent past which directly affect […]

House Should Pass Bill To Stop
Funding Sanctuary Cities

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The House should pass legislation to penalize “sanctuary cities” by withholding Federal funds, said Peter Thomas of Americans for Constitutional Liberty.  “It is time to crack down on local governments who protect known lawbreakers”, said Thomas. The House is expected to vote Thursday on the Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act, introduced by Rep. […]

Teresa Ann Buckoski Passes On

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Teresa Ann (nee Urman) Buckoski, first female supervisor of personnel investigations in the history of the OPM investigations division passes on. See obituary, click on  Obit – Teresa Ann Buckoski

Jewish Newspaper Crosses The Line

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Bill Donohue comments on an article by Anna Katsnelson, “I Am a Fugitive From a Catholic School,” that was posted online by the Forward on July 19: If a Catholic newspaper published a cynical, in-your-face, wholly gratuitous article detailing a Catholic’s regrettable experience with Jews, there would be howls of protest. Catholics, as well as […]

Tips To Consumers Considering
Umbrella Insurance

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TRENTON, NJ – Department of Banking and Insurance Commissioner Ken Kobylowski  provided shopping tips for consumers and small business owners who are considering purchasing umbrella insurance, which covers individuals or businesses for liability in excess of underlying insurance limits and, in certain cases, legal defense and liability coverage generally excluded by standard policies. “Individuals and business […]

Tyranny and Totalitarianism

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Tyranny:  Oppressive government rule in which absolute power is vested in a single ruler; arbitrary or unrestrained exercise of power; exercise of power over subjects and others not authorized by law or justice. Totalitarianism:  A dictatorial political system in which the state holds total control over society and seeks to control all aspects of public and private […]

Join The Arbor Day Foundation In July
And 10 Trees Will Be Planted
In High-Need National Parks

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Forests across America are a prized natural resource, and anyone can help plant trees in these vital areas by joining the Arbor Day Foundation this month. Through the Replanting Our National Forests campaign, the Arbor Day Foundation will honor each new member who joins in July by planting 10 trees in forests that have been […]