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Our Rosary for the Faithful Departed November 7th at Holy Face Monastery
NEW JERSEY – For all the Faithful Departed, the Madonna del Monte Society will have a rosary and traditional prayers for the dead in both English and Italian with hymns in honor of the Madonna del Sacro Monte on Saturday, November 7th at 10:30 A.M. at the Holy Face Monastery Chapel, 1697 Route 3, Clifton, New Jersey. We encourage everyone to attend and there will be light refreshments after the service. If you cannot make it, please contact info@madonnadelsacromonteusa.com with the names of those deceased loved ones you would like remembered in prayer.

 

Holodomor Memorial Dedication At Union Station
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Polish American Congress Washington Metro will be attending the ceremonial dedication of the Holodomor Memorial on Saturday, November 8, at 1:45 p.m. and invites members and friends to participate.  The dedication will take place on Columbus Plaza in front of Union Station (N. Capitol St. & Massachusetts Ave.), one block from the new memorial on Massachusetts Ave. & 1st St.,NW.  Please look for PAC banners and Polish flags.The memorial commemorates the millions who were starved to death in Ukraine in 1932-1933 under Stalin’s genocidal policies. For more information about the dedication ceremony, the Holodomor Exhibit in Union Station’s Great Hall, a concert and other events during the weekend please see the following: http://www.ukrweekly.com/uwwp/three-days-of-events-to-mark-dedication-of-holodomor-memorial

 

Mid Bergen Rotary’s Casino Night
NEW JERSEY –
The Hasbrouck Heights VFW Post 4591 will be the site of a major fundraiser for the Mid Bergen Rotary’s Military Family Assistance Center on November 14th, which provides assistance to veterans and their families, as well as the families of those presently serving our country, as well as countless other community projects.”, per Carl Hassett, president of the Mid Bergen Rotary. Doors, as well as the casino bank, will open at 6:30 pm. There will be a 1st hour special where participants can obtain additional gaming chips at a special rate. A buffet meal and dessert is included with the ticket price, as well as beer, wine, soda, tea and coffee. There will be a cash bar available for your conveyance.   Participants will also receive $100 in gaming chips, 1 raffle ticket, as well as gaming instructions from any of the dealers, upon request.   No tickets will be sold at the door and no one under the age of 21 will be admitted.   Please write to: Mid Bergen Rotary, c/o Kathy Gaspar-Schiro, 335 MT. PLEASANT AVE., WALLINGTON, NJ 07057. Should you have questions or need further information, please call 201-896-4800 or e-mail: Kathy Schiro: Kathys@audiencepleasers.com Tom Colletti: tcolletti@minutemanpress.com Yvonne Hassett: info@ChairsNmore.com

 

Family Trip To A Longwood Christmas
NEW JERSEY – The Clifton Recreation Department will be sponsoring a family trip A Longwood Christmas on Saturday December 5, 2015. Join us we enjoy the spirit of the holiday season which overflows during a Longwood Christmas with their fountain inspired display. Explore the warm 4-acre conservatory and be mesmerized by thousands of blue and white twinkling lights, 14 whirling fountain features, and more than 50 trees adorned with icicles and other frosty glass ornaments. In addition, participants can enjoy organ sing-alongs throughout the day. Outside, get swept away in a magical world of a half-million lights strung on 40 miles of wire glowing in the trees. From their Italian Water Garden illuminated with a 20-foot tree form, to a maple tree with its roots aglow near their Meadow Boardwalk, to the colorful fountains of their Open Air Theatre dancing to the sounds of the season presenting the colors of a Christmas rainbow, there is holiday magic everywhere! The cost is $79.00 per adult/senior and $74.00 per child: includes transportation, supervision, entry ticket to Longwood Gardens (Kennett Square, PA) and a $15.00 food voucher for the Terrace Restaurant at Longwood Gardens. All meals are on your own. There is a gift shop on site. Please be at City Hall no later than 9:15 a.m. and park in the lot just past the front parking lot of City Hall. Bus leaves from in front of City Hall at 9:30 a.m. sharp and returns approximately 9:15 p.m. Tickets are limited. Pre-registration is required and can be done either online at www.cliftonrec.com or at the Clifton Recreation Department, 900 Clifton Ave, City Hall 2nd Floor. Online registration deadline is Thursday, November 20th. Call (973) 470-5956 for more information.

 

Free Disaster Recovery Guide
NEW JERSEY – Now that fall is here, Nor’easters pose a real problem; and with snowstorms not far behind, residents and business owners face major challenges in recovering from their losses. The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA) has prepared a Disaster Recovery Guide in hopes of providing at least a measure of assistance for those in crisis.The Disaster Recovery Guide is designed to assist disaster victims with many of the details involved in the recovery process, including documenting losses for tax and insurance purposes, and replacing personal identification papers. The guide includes Internal Revenue Service (IRS) forms and publications for use in filing casualty loss claims; instructions for replacing personal documents, such as birth certificates, drivers’ licenses and Social Security cards; and tips on documenting damage and losses for insurance claims. The Disaster Recovery Guide is available online at www.MoneyMattersNJ.com/recovery, and a printed copy can be requested by calling 973-226-4494 x246, or emailing communications@njcpa.org

Low Cost Cholesterol and Blood Glucose Screening
NEW JERSEY – A low cost cholesterol and blood glucose screening will be held on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the Clifton Health Department Clinic, 2nd Floor in City Hall, 900 Clifton Avenue. Fasting is not required. Appointments are necessary; please call 973-470-5760 to register for an appointment. The screening is open to residents of Clifton and Little Falls only. The cost is $15 per person, or $10 for people 55 years of age or older. Participants will receive immediate results of their total cholesterol, HDL, and glucose. Both tests are performed by a finger stick. For more information, please call 973-470-5760. According to the American Heart Association, “Too much cholesterol in the blood is a major risk for coronary heart disease (which leads to heart attack) and for stroke.” High levels of glucose can indicate diabetes, and an early diagnosis as well as controlling glucose levels can help limit the complications of diabetes. The Clifton Health Department is a contractual health agency serving the Township of Little Falls.

 

Free Female Cancer Screening For Clifton And Little Falls Women
NEW JERSEY – The Clifton Health Department is pleased to partner with Rainbows of Hope at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center to host a free female cancer screening at Clifton City Hall for Clifton and Little Falls women who qualify for the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection (NJCEED) program. The purpose of this grant made possible through New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) is to deliver early cancer screening services to those who might not otherwise receive these services. Uninsured, underinsured, undocumented, or low-income female residents of Clifton and Little Falls are encouraged to call Rainbows of Hope (973-754-3562) to confirm that they meet the criteria for the NJCEED program. Eligible women can then make an appointment through Rainbows of Hope either for the screening at the Clifton Health Department (November 20) or for another date at the DePaul Center in Paterson. Registration for the Clifton screening, limited to eligible women of Clifton and Little Falls, will close on Tuesday, November 10. Dr. Maria Bitar, attending in the women’s cancer screening in Clifton on November 20, will perform a Pap test, pelvic exam, and physical breast exam. Colorectal cancer screening will be offered if appropriate. If recommended, mammograms will be scheduled for a later date at the DePaul Center in Paterson, NJ. There is no charge for any of these services. Rainbows of Hope serves eligible residents throughout Passaic County with ongoing free public screening dates available for breast, cervical, prostate, and colorectal cancer at their Paterson location. Residents from other Passaic County towns should call Rainbows directly to inquire about future screening dates available. Each NJ county has its own NJCEED program (http://www.nj.gov/health/cancer/njceed/.) The Clifton Health Department is a contractual health agency serving the Township of Little Falls.

Paramus Catholic H.S. Fall Craft Show
NEW JERSEY – The Paramus Catholic High School will once again be presenting its Fall Craft Show on November 15th, a quality art & craft show with 135 exhibitors from four states joining in. As in years past the hallways, gym and cafes will be bursting with great items for holiday shopping. Stained and painted glass, hand crafted jewelry, fiber, apparel for women and kids, holiday and personalized items, inland wood cutting boards, turned wood pens, pottery, ceramics, florals, decoupage, folk art, slates, chocolates, designer hair accessories and soft sculpture will be shown. There will also be photography, upscale one of a kind primitives dolls, pillows, totes, lighted glass blocks and more. There will be a breakfast and lunch menu and bake table located in the cafe. Admission is $3.00. The event is held at Paramus Catholic High School, 425 Paramus Rd., Paramus, NJ 07652. Web: www.pjspromotions.com

 

Andrzejki – POLESOM Fall Kids Club
MINNESOTA – Andrzejki – POLESOM Fall Kids Club. This will be our very first attempt at introducing the kids to St. Andrew’s Day traditions. Come learn the customs of old and let your child experience an event where tradition blends with the contemporary. PLEASE HAVE YOUR CHILD DRESS IN A COSTUME OF THEIR CHOICE. This event requires a lot of planning, so the sooner we know the number of participants the better we can prepare to make this Kids Club a great success. Registration at http:www.polesom.org/kids-club.html
Date: November 15, 2015 – Time: 2:00-4:00 PM ​Price: $5 (check or cash onsite)
Location: PNA Hall – 1304 4th St. NE Minneapolis, MN 55413
Andrzejki Party for Adults
You are cordially invited to Andrzejki (St. Andrew’s Day) Party at the PNA Hall. Hit the dance floor to contemporary and classic music hits. Great atmosphere, delicious food and entertainment await you! Date: November 28 – Time: 7 pm – midnight Location: PNA Hall, 1304 4th Street NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 Ticket price includes dinner. Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. Tickets available online at www.pnahall.org and Sikora’s Polish Market and Deli or by calling Renata at 651-428-9625 or Rita at 651-628-9846

Birthdays & Anniversaries

By DJ Wolfie

Happy Belated 50th Wedding Anniversary to Eileen and David Ascough of Bayonne, New Jersey who celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Friday October 23rd.   Happy Anniversary wishes from your Daughter Liz, your Son David and your Daughter-in-law Jessica, your Grandsons Matthew and Mark, your Granddaughter Ella Rose, the rest of your family members, all your friends at New Jersey Transit Rail, all the members of the Friday Morning Club, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and John (Wolfie). STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to all the Ladies and Gentlemen who served or are now serving in the United States Marines, they are celebrating their 240th Birthday on Tuesday, November 10th. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT! STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to Julianna Zamorski of Linden, New Jersey who will be celebrating her birthday on Wednesday, November 4th.    Happy Birthday wishes from your Mom and Dad Grace and Bruce (DJ BRUCE Z), your Sister Victoria, your Brother Matthew, your Grandma and Grandpa Bert and Bucky, Uncle Barry and Aunt Theresa, Aunt Beth and her Fiancee’ Tom, your Cousins Alexa, Nadia, the rest of your family members, all your friends at school, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to Joan Garrigan (My Personal Nurse) of the Riverside Medical Group, of Lyndhurst, New Jersey who will be celebrating her birthday on Monday, November 9th.   Happy Birthday wishes from your Husband Mike, your Son Michael, your Daughters Christina and Cynthia, the rest of your family members, the Doctor’s Staff and Patients at the Riverside Medical Group, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT! STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to Erik Raiczyk of Bellmawr, New Jersey who will be celebrating his birthday on Saturday, November 14th.  Happy Birthday wishes from your Mom and Dad Terry and Stash, your Brother Christopher, the rest of your family members, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT! STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to Ed Curtin of South Plainfield, New Jersey who will be celebrating his birthday on Tuesday, November 17th.  Happy Birthday wishes from your Wife Maryann, your Daughter Debbie and her Husband Rick, your Son Eddie and his Wife Juti, your Son Stephen and his Wife Sherry, your Daughter Donna and her Husband Patrick, your Son Tommie and his Wife Sally, Your Daughter Christine and Son Joe, your Son Michael and his Wife Allyson, your Grandchildren Danielle, Auston, Mandi, Adam, Travis, Aaron, Ryan Thomas, Scott, (Twins) Faith and Carolyn, Luke, Micah, Caleb, Christine, Chase, Max, your Great Grandchildren Hayden, Liam, Mason, Gregory and Valerie, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT! STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to Greg Prokopenko of Lyndhurst, New Jersery (Greg is the Vice President of the Lyndhurst Polish American Club) who will be celebrating his birthday on Saturday, November 21st.  Happy Birthday wishes from your Wife Maria, the rest of your family members, all the Firemen on the Jersey City Fire Department, all the members of various Polka Music Bands, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to my Wife Joyce who will be celebrating her birthday on Monday, November 23rd.  Happy Birthday wishes from your Husband John (DJ WOLFIE) your Sisters Dot and Barbara, your Brother David and his Wife Mary Anne, Mary Ann, your #1 Brother-in-law Frankie and his Friend Barbara, your Nieces, Nephews, all your cousins, the rest of your family members, all the Polka Maniacs, all your friends at the Elks#72 Emblem Club, all your friends at various Polka Dances, all your friends at the Knights of Columbus, Kenny Vance, Jimmy Sturr, WWE’s Hulk Hogan, John Cena and Randy Orton, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff. STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT!

Happy Birthday to Bruno Burdzy of Colts Neck, New Jersey who will be celebrating his birthday on Wednesday, November 25th.  Happy Birthday wishes from your Wife Theresa, your Daughter Theresa and her Husband Brian, your Daughter Dana and her Husband Dan, your Son Tommy and his Wife Leslie, your Grandchildren Trevor, Mariah, (Twins) Evan and Jillian, (Twins) Elena and Elisia, the rest of your family members, Jimmy Sturr and Barbara, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT! STO LAT!

Happy Anniversary to Terry and Stash Raiczyk of Belmar, New Jersey who are celebrating their 26th Wedding Anniversary on Wednesday, November 4th.  Happy Anniversary wishes from your two Sons Christopher and Erik, the rest of your family members, Christine and The Post Eagle staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!

Happy Anniversary to Luciann and Edward Slomkowski of  Pawley Island, South Carolina who will be celebrating their 58TH Wedding Anniversary on Monday, November 9th.  Happy Anniversary wishes from your Son Peter and his Wife Dana, your Grandchildren Peter and Rory, the rest of your family members, all your friends in New Jersey, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE. STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!  STO LAT!

Happy Anniversay to Theresa and Bruno Burdzy of Colts Neck, New Jersey who are celebrating their 48th Wedding Anniversary on Wednesday, November 25th.  Happy Anniversary wishes from your Daughter Theresa and Her Husband Brian, your Daughter Dana and her Husband Dan, your Son Tommy and his Wife Leslie, your Grandchildren Trevor, Mariah, (Twins) Evan and Jillian, (Twins) Elena and Elisia, the rest of your family members, Jimmy Sturr and Barbara, Christine and The Post Eagle Staff, Joyce and DJ WOLFIE.   (Bruno is also celebrating his birthday on November 25th see above) STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT! STO LAT!