Works on Jewish cemetery in Kysucke Nove Mesto continued




Revitalizing works on the Jewish cemetery in Kysucke Nove Mesto continued during two days in the first half of April 2019. Wind dispersed woods cut off on 30 March 2019 were shredded and one week later the cemetery was cleared out of branches, stones and other waste which was moved...

Remembering Bebo Pollák




On Monday 17 September 2018 Juraj "Bebo" Pollák left us forever at the age of 94 years. We would like to remind you of him not only via a photo but also via a radio session from the cycle Encyclopaedia of the Fair Ones under the name Angels, which was...

Revitalization of cemetery in Kotešová




The cemetery in Kotešová, near Žilina, is one of our oldest but unfortunately one of the most abandoned too. Last year with great support from Ing. J. Štrba, then the vice-chairman of the Žilina Self Governing Region, ŽNO Žilina began with repairing works there. We managed to get an aid...

Summary of the book part 6

are Maximilian Scheer, Karol Gruen, Alexander Aranyos, and many others. Gymnasium for girls is represented by Matilda Reich, Magdalena Robinson, and others students. Jews were among those people, who had lain foundations of sport in Zilina. In their ranks were prominent functionaries and sponsors of sport events. One of the...

Commemoration ceremony June 29, 2008

Dear Ladies and Gentleman, It has been almost twenty years since I addressed you from this place and opened the commemoration ceremony to pay tribute to all our victims of the Second World War with my speech for the first time. The topic of my introductory words is given by...