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Kathryn Kirk
(L-R): Gregory Wisniewski, president, Pulaski Association of Business & Professional Men, Barry, Klopotowska, Markowitz, Barbara and Edward Blyskal, Honorable Ewa Junczyk-Ziomecka, Mazur; (back row, L-R): Milewski, Councilmember Stephen Levin

BP Markowitz Celebrates Polish-American Heritage Month


On Thursday, November 3rd, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz joined the Honorable Ewa Junczyk-Ziomecka, Consul General of Poland, for a celebration observing Polish-American Heritage Month at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Markowitz honored community activists Barbara & Edward Blyskal; Izabela Joanna Barry, the senior librarian at the Brooklyn Public Library; Zofia Klopotowska, editor-in-chief of Kurier Plus; Polish American Congress President, Downstate New York Division Frank Milewski; and the Pulaski Association of Business & Professional Men.

North Brooklyn Development Corporation Executive Director and Brooklyn’s Master of Ceremonies, Richard Mazur, emceed the fun-filled event, which featured traditional Polish music, dance, food and plenty of vodka.

Jeff Mann
Marty Markowitz, Ewa Junczyk-Ziomecka, Steve Levin: Jeff Mann
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