Highlights from this month's edition:
LIBERALS KEEP CONTROL IN BIG CITIES.
Poland’s ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS) won the most seats (254) in the country’s 16 regional assemblies, while the opposition liberal Citizens Coalition obtained 194
and the rural-based Polish People’s Party – only 70.
TO COMPLY WITH EU COURT ORDER. Poland’s Conservative government has indicated it will
comply with a European Union’s Court of Justice (ECJ) order to suspend the forced retirement of Supreme Court judges at age 65.
MASSIVE MILITARY DRILLS HELD. Large-scale military drills involving thousands of troops got
underway in Poland in November. The Anakonda-18 drills are the largest military exercises in the country this year, bringing together troops from Poland and nine other NATO member states.
WINKOWSKI IS TOP BRITISH YOUNG CHEF. Kuba Winkowski, head chef at the Fathered Nest Inn in
south-central England’s Cotswold district, has been named Britain’s “Young Chef of the Year.”
COMPENSATION DUE. Workers, including Poles, who cleared rubble following the 9/11 terrorist
stack on America were not informed about the health risks involved, Polish news site onet.pl reported.
AMBASSADOR OPPOSES VISA REQUIREMENT. Georgette Mosbacher, America’s ambassador to
Warsaw, told news portal onet.pl making visa-free U.S. travel possible for Poles was one of her priorities as ambassador.
IN THIS MONTH’S PRINT EDITION
- Centennial Marked with Parades, Ceremonies
- Chicago Airport Tower Dedicated to Aviation Safety Advocate Roman Pucinski
- Making Your Own Światy
- This and That About a Polish Christmas
- Cross Ordered removed from John Paul II Monument
- Chopin Theatre Celebrates 100 Years
- Grant will Help Cover Expenses of Pulaski Parade
- Krakow Couple aims to Rekindle John Paul II’s Legacy
- Be as Tough as Your Mothers
- The Personal Account of a Polish Slave Laborer
- How to Make Ruchomy
- Pro-Polish Programming Earns BPO Executive Director Honorary Membership in PSAA
- Planning Ahead: Three or More-course Wigilia Supper
- Sometimes Dreams do Come True
- Consider a gift of Polish heritage!
- Our Christmas Traditions and Memories
- More Awards for Author Shawver
- Polonian Places: St. Stanislaus R.C. Oratory, Milwaukee
- The Michigan Cedar: A Christmas Memory
- and more!