A proposed House of Representatives bill making Poland eligible for America’s Visa Waiver program has now acquired an additional co-sponsor in the person of U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-Jackson Heights). Crowley’s agreement to support H.R. 1354 helped push the count of Congressional co-sponsors to over 150. Polish Americans have already put in several years of […]
Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley and Pastor Witold Mroziewski unveiled Pope John Paul II Way on Sunday afternoon. It was named after Pope John Paul II who was the cardinal archbishop of Krakow in Poland. The street is in front of the Holy Cross Church in Maspeth, the second oldest Polish parish in Queens.
BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A Maspeth street corner will soon bear the name of one of the most prominent religious leaders of the 20th century. The corner of 61st Street and 56th Road in Maspeth will be co-named Pope John Paul II Way next year, after the second longest-serving pope in history. The proposal […]