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Piast Institute Awarded
2020 Drug Free Community Grant

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Hamtramck, Mich. – The Piast Institute is pleased to announce that is has been awarded a 2020 Drug Free Community Grant (DFC) for the Hamtramck Drug Free Community Coalition (HDFCC). The Coalition joined 94 other coalitions that received an additional five years of DFC Grant funding. The DFC Grant is for a total of $625,000 […]

Ocean County Library’s “Take & Make”
Projects: Portable, Useful and Fun

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TOMS RIVER – Ocean County Library projects for adults, teens, and children are available to take home with you in a “Take & Make” project.  “Take & Make” projects are designed to be useful, novel and decorative. No special skills are needed. Projects are designed for children and families, teens, adults.  “Take & Make” materials are packed in specially-marked bags which are available at […]

NJ Environmental Wins and Losses of 2020

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Twenty-twenty will go down in history as the year of the Covid-19 pandemic, with many lives lost, lockdowns, school and business closings, economic uncertainty and political divisions. In the midst of it all we found a silver lining as New Jerseyans embraced and enjoyed parks and green spaces. The past year this state we’re in […]

Determination Cannot Be Stopped

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By Bryan Golden Achieving success is difficult without determination. Failure only occurs when you give up. Since determination cannot be stopped, determined people don’t fail. Determination is the drive that keeps you moving forward regardless of any obstacles. Harnessing the power of determination is one of the secrets of success. The power of determination is clearly illustrated by a […]

Biden and Europe: Now What?

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Polish President Diplomatically
Non-Committal On US Election Clash

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President Andrzej Duda has responded to the violent siege of America’s Capitol Hill by praising US democracy. “The events in Washington are an internal matter of the United States which is a democratic and law-abiding state. Power depends on the will of voters and the security of the state and its citizens is safeguarded by […]

Latest News Bytes From Poland (December)

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Using Science To Bring Back
Iconic American Chestnut Trees

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“Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose …” By the time those famous lyrics were penned in 1945, most of the magnificent American chestnut forest in the eastern United States were gone, the victims of a blight that would eventually kill some four billion trees. In today’s terms, it would […]

Nature Watching In Winter

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Winter may seem quiet, almost like nature is taking a break.  But is this true? Many animals are hibernating, lots of birds have fled to the south and plants are dormant. But you might be surprised at all of nature’s activity in winter in this state we’re in! More than a week has passed since […]

Ill-Serving Minority Students

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December 22, 2020 – Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on why minority students are still struggling: It is one of history’s greatest ironies: No segment of society punishes the poor more than those who champion their cause. This is true historically in nations claimed by Marxism, and in democratic nations today claimed by liberalism. […]