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Holocaust Remembrance Day

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  • 'We are here' -- in memory and in hope

    'We are here' -- in memory and in hope
    The song composed in the Jewish ghetto of Vilna, Lithuania's capital, is defiant. "Mir zaynen do!" it thunders. "We are here!" For all its bold determination, this song, known as the Partisan Hymn, always used to strike me as unspeakably sad. So few of...
  • PASSINGS: Dick Kniss, Kazimierz Smolen, Miguel Nazar Haro, Dimitra Arliss, Oscar Luigi Scalfaro

    Dick Kniss Bass player with Peter, Paul and Mary Dick Kniss, 74, who played stand-up bass with the folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary and co-wrote the John Denver hit "Sunshine on My Shoulders," died Wednesday of pulmonary disease at a hospital near his...
  • Coming back to life after the Holocaust

    Coming back to life after the Holocaust
    "Happy birthday!" my mom and her first cousin will wish each other on Sunday, even though neither was born on Jan. 27. Rather, it's the anniversary of their new lease on life, of the day the Soviet Red Army liberated them from behind the barbed wire of...
  • ‘Jesus,’ actually the actor who played him, is coming to Orlando

     
    Jim Caviezel had the role of his life in Mel Gibson's controversial “The Passion of the Christ.” A lifelong Roman Catholic, he's done other films that weighed in on faith or values — “Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius” and the...
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day at Jewish Community Center

     
    Read the Orlando Sentinel story about the Holocaust Remembrance Day event on Sunday: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/local/os-holocaust-remembrance-day-20110502,0,6679035.story...
  • Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center announces season

     
    The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida, located in Maitland, has announced its upcoming educational and cultural season. Developed to create an awareness of the impact of intolerance, its programming focuses on understanding the...
  • Yom HaShoah program features founder of World Without Genocide

     
    On Sunday April 15, the Holocaust Center in Maitland will host a program for Yom HaShoah at the gymnasium at the Jewish Community Center. It is a day set aside to recall the tragedy of the Holocaust, a time to remember Hitler’s six million Jewish...
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day is Wednesday, April 18

     
    Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, is the state of Israel’s official day of observance for the six million Jews who perished during the Holocaust. This year’s remembrance takes place April 18. Those looking for a suitable piece of...
  • Holocaust survivor from Springfield area loses ability to speak out

    Holocaust survivor from Springfield area loses ability to speak out
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- We are slowly losing the chance to talk directly with survivors of the Holocaust.  World War II ended nearly 70 years ago.  Thursday is International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  Retired professor Harvey Saalberg, a Holocaust survivor,...
  • Museum of Tolerance premieres documentary about 'Arab Schindlers' who saved Jews

     
    A capacity crowd filled the Museum of Tolerance's 300-seat film auditorium Thursday night for the premiere of "Among the Righteous: Lost Stories from the Holocaust in Arab Lands." (About 50 to 60 more attendees, who skewed toward the Social Security......
  • Prime choices: April 11 - 17

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 11 - 17 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SUNDAY "Masterpiece Classic" marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with a new adaptation of "The Diary of Anne Frank." Ellie Kendrick,......