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9/11 firefighters with Polish background
1 - I've found a Polish article about heroic firefighters in WTC, but unfortunately without any mention about some with Polish background....

USA, Canadasobieski - Aug 28, 2014
Looker
Aug 28, 2014
American man with a Polish wife. Will children be dual citizens?
19 - How did this play out? This is exactly what I'm going thru right now.

USA, Canadacoppermouse - Mar 10, 2011
Akp41688
Aug 27, 2014
Grace Pianka case - Injustice to Polish Citizen   2   3
66 - Detective Brian Hansen is a complete idiot, but most of the police force in Arizona is anyway. They do not...

USA, CanadaLachetta - Jul 21, 2010
scared citizen
Aug 26, 2014
I embrace the term "Polak" or "Pollack" in the US
18 - Yes, Polish English teachers make a lot of pronunciation mistakes that I can spot now after moving to England....

USA, CanadaWariat - Dec 10, 2013
Wulkan
Aug 19, 2014
Polish TV in New York
2 - best way ... http tvpolsky.com/ just need a good, reliable internet connection

USA, CanadaKacperP - Jul 12, 2013
cab13guy
Aug 18, 2014
My Polish girlfriend is having the baby in Canada! Health insurance and Visa advice please
2 - Your girlfriend is ineligible for OHIP (or whatever province you're in) unless she has permanent resident status. You would need...

USA, CanadaSliwowka - Aug 14, 2014
kkaneff79
Aug 15, 2014
Polish Citizen, US legal resident, but no Polish Passport...   2   3
66 - You might well be, provided that your grandparents (and parents) didn't take US citizenship before 1968. Yes.

USA, Canadamagdalenka - Jan 29, 2008
Harry
Aug 6, 2014
Resided in Poland for several years (looking back, my personal opinions.)
2 - I can believe it.

USA, CanadaThe Big Daddy - Aug 5, 2014
Roger5
Aug 6, 2014
Best way to send tens of thousands of Canadian dollars (CDN) to Poland into PLN and EUR account
5 - Have you looked at www.transferwise.com It looks interesting and may be an option. They say their fees are lowest.

USA, CanadaTonino - Jul 17, 2014
jon357
Aug 6, 2014
American family moving to Poland - looking for advice!   2
41 - Thank you Harry - any info is valuable for us. Rustam

USA, Canadaanna77 - Apr 20, 2013
Rower1991
Aug 6, 2014
Only one county in the USA has more Polish-Americans than any other group!   2
38 - Large population of Poles in the suburbs of Detroit. The last thirty years though with the massive increase of Spanish...

USA, CanadaHarry - Oct 29, 2013
laslavic
Aug 6, 2014
Why do Americans (and Canadians) hate Polish people?   2   3   4   ...   6   7
207 - Where in America do Americans have a problem with Polish people? Nonsense. I've never ever been treated bad and my...

USA, Canadazetigrek - May 20, 2010
laslavic
Aug 6, 2014
Poles in America: How do you pronounce your Polish surname?   2
59 - Hi, I live in Poland, Cracow but most of my family lives in Chicago. Our family name is Ścióg. It is...

USA, CanadaPolonius3 - Jun 26, 2010
ksciog
Jul 27, 2014
New Jersey PolAm paper for sale!
2 - The only place I recall seeing the newspaper is at the Polish church in Los Angeles

USA, CanadaPolonius3 - Jul 21, 2014
beckski
Jul 23, 2014
PolishAmericanReview's review of current events in America   2
47 - Kudos to www.PolishAmericanReview.com

USA, CanadaMediaWatch - Jul 19, 2013
MediaWatch
Jul 22, 2014
Can an American citizen who is not a citizen of Poland join the Polish Army?
11 - Don't ask. Don't tell.

USA, CanadaKobukowski - Nov 21, 2010
goodforce
Jul 14, 2014
Looking for a Polish Notary in South Florida
6 - Do you expect these documents to be presented in Poland as done by Polish notary ?

USA, Canadapytanie - Mar 4, 2014
Not - ary
Jul 13, 2014
Rodeo Ben the "Polish Cowboy"
20 - tomtom01. I went to Ellwood for 2 years and my mother took me to Rodeo Ben's at Broad & Godfrey...

USA, Canadabeckski - Jul 2, 2012
billietoy
Jul 10, 2014
Polish people in Columbus, Ohio?
27 - I am Polish and I moved to Columbus and lived there for one year about twenty three years ago. I escaped...

USA, CanadaDominika - Nov 20, 2007
Turbulencja
Jul 10, 2014
Renewal of Polish passport from the USA   2
34 - I dread these situations. I got a visa from the Polish consulate in L.A.. When I got to Poland, I found...

USA, Canadaslee - Nov 24, 2009
Szczerbaty
Jul 3, 2014
dual citizenship - US doesn't care if you don't give up Polish passport   2   3   4
107 - cool info on how good is your passport, strictly from the point of view of how many countries it will get...

USA, Canadaf stop - Mar 7, 2010
f stop
Jun 24, 2014
Where can i find Spirytus Rektyfikowany in the USA?   2   3
75 - Deer Point Liquor 14921 deer Ridge Dr, SE Calgary, AB Canada $42.10 750ml

USA, Canadadragon - Mar 2, 2007
Chimba
Jun 11, 2014
Polish American Young Professionals Facebook Page - Search PAYP
1 - Dear Sir/Madam I am writing on behalf of recruitment Company in Poland. Currently we are working on recruitment projects, searching...

USA, Canadamikeantczak - Apr 10, 2013
Goslawa
Jun 10, 2014
Polish community in Illinois
2 - Used to be along the Northwest side (Milwaukee Ave.) but maybe they're more diffused now.

USA, Canadanothingface - Jun 8, 2014
Meathead
Jun 10, 2014
Filing for divorce (US guy with a Polish lady)
4 - I won't argue - all points of views are welcomed.

USA, Canadamrhs2339 - Aug 2, 2013
Looker
Jun 9, 2014
US visa for business trips for a Polish professional living in the UK
1 - You need Visa type B-1. It's Business Visa which is often combined with B-2 (Tourist) Visa. You must...

USA, CanadaMaccle - Aug 6, 2013
Looker
Jun 8, 2014
Live webcast this evening with ZUS (Polish Social Security)
1 - Read: waste polish tax-payers money. They are great in it. Maybe build another nice edifice - this time on the...

USA, CanadaNowyDziennik - Oct 3, 2013
kolec
Jun 4, 2014
Polish people in Kentucky?
1 - Kentucky isn't very popular among Poles in the US (not sure why because it's a nice state and good weather). You...

USA, CanadaRadek123 - May 21, 2013
Krzak
Jun 4, 2014
Funny video of Chicago pole
2 - This is TERRIBLE! Yuck, I feel sick now :/ It's scary hopeless! ok I need to calm down now...

USA, CanadaChicagoPolonia - Jun 15, 2012
kolec
Jun 4, 2014
Poles in Louisiana?
1 - The Polish community in the Louisiana state is almost not existent - there are fewest Poles among all the States (equally...

USA, CanadaPOLACK NATION - Feb 9, 2014
Looker
Jun 3, 2014
Is Maria still Kubińska in America?
1 - Even if there is one, she could Americanize her surname (definitely won't use the Polish letter ń ;)

USA, CanadaPolonius3 - Jan 5, 2010
wiadro
Jun 3, 2014
Sending packages from US to PL, cheapest alternative?   2
36 - I use a great company who ships with Fedex and UPS and has very CHEAP pricing for all packages. They will...

USA, CanadaShaZam - Nov 18, 2008
jet19k
Jun 2, 2014
Cheap but reliable shipping company needed to ship items from Warsaw to the US
1 - Polamerusa.com and Domashipping.com deal with shippings between the US and Poland; they probably do it two ways, you may contact them....

USA, Canadaaroundtheworld - Apr 11, 2014
Tlum
Jun 2, 2014
Polka Parade Television Show
28 - Yes, I remember my Dad watching it on TV in the early 60's. I was about 8 or 9 years old...

USA, Canadabeckski - Aug 5, 2011
LeeSimpson
May 31, 2014
Canadian to obtain D type polish visa, stay as a tourist up to 180 days
1 - Yes, it's possible: forummigracyjne.org/files/180/ulotka_wizy_en.pdf National visa may be extend by provincial governor (Wojewoda). He/she can only...

USA, Canadaantoine - Apr 26, 2014
Arts
May 29, 2014
Biker cop Wojciech Braszczok granted passport to visit Poland
4 - At what point do you become an innocent bystander when you're involved with a crowd surrounding a vehicle for a minor...

USA, CanadaDont gag me yo - Apr 27, 2014
Research1st
May 23, 2014
June 2014 Polish Festival in Fall River, MA
2 - I certainly will post this year's photos. If you would like to see some from previous years, please visit saintstansfestival.com....

USA, CanadaPaulinka100 - May 18, 2014
Paulinka100
May 20, 2014
A good polish restaurant in Michigan?
23 - Royal Eagle has not been there for YEARS (20?) - and polish food when there was upper class food - not...

USA, Canadachase5 - May 31, 2007
Frugal Polack
May 9, 2014
Polish women are not to be trusted! They are out to get American men just for money.   2   3
69 - O hajde mala, Pitaj oca, Bi li smjela, Ljubit Crnogorca? ;)...

USA, CanadaHolly5 - Apr 14, 2011
Crnogorac3
May 2, 2014
Polish bar the best in the USA
13 - Nye's Polonaise in Minneapolis is a great place. It's been years since I've been there and I can't imagine the band...

USA, Canadapgtx - Jun 9, 2010
Szczerbaty
Apr 26, 2014
Employment prospects in Poland and USA with a Computer Science Degree from a Polish university?
18 - Glad to have been of service! This is indeed a great forum! Good luck!

USA, Canadafallenpillow - Apr 21, 2014
DominicB
Apr 24, 2014
What is Canadian culture?   2   3   4   ...   10   11
326 - Canada is wonderful, if you have a government job and like a quiet life.

USA, Canadakondzior - Aug 5, 2012
gucio
Apr 21, 2014
Marriage laws: dual citizenship (Polish and US) preparing to get married to an American.   2   3
67 - I'd do the civil marriage in US, will be a lot easier for your bf (and you) as only...

USA, Canadaduckieaga - Mar 26, 2006
Gaucho
Apr 17, 2014
A Polish-American of Polish-born grandparents, born in the US, moving to Poland. Questions
20 - congrats. Wise choice

USA, Canadavalpomike - Feb 26, 2012
Crow
Apr 16, 2014
Are there any Polish people in Florida?   2   3   4   ...   9   10
275 - Hello, we are planning to move to Boynton Beach area from Chicago. We are in mid 30 born and raised in...

USA, Canadanbzk - Apr 27, 2007
AnetaK
Apr 9, 2014
Polish Language Newspapers available in the US
16 - Polonius, "Nowy Dziennik" has long since moved to Garfield, NJ (along with their great, convenient bookstore). Other than that, an exhaustive...

USA, CanadaTamara - May 31, 2008
Wlodzimierz
Apr 7, 2014
Russian women hate us?
8 - No

USA, CanadaMaciek29 - Apr 5, 2014
Wulkan
Apr 6, 2014
What is the procedure for working in Canada as a Poland's national?
1 - Read this AMA: m-sie-do-toronto-kanada/ I think you could come as a tourist and search for the company which...

USA, CanadaBuggsy - Apr 2, 2014
Monitor
Apr 2, 2014
Question regarding a B2 Visa for my Polish Girlfriend to visit USA
4 - It's a full time contract (40 hours a week) paid hourly from 2012 through 2017.

USA, CanadaUBigBobby - Mar 25, 2014
UBigBobby
Mar 30, 2014
I am looking for a Polish Tutor in Dallas
3 - I am unable to get to the website, is there an email address I may use to contact you?

USA, Canadaelliottrejo - Nov 15, 2013
elliottrejo
Mar 25, 2014
Sign petition to allow Polish citizens to visit the USA without a visa   2   3   4
108 - Neither the White House nor the State Department has nothing to do with deciding the matter, so you're just...

USA, CanadaCrispus - Nov 16, 2012
DominicB
Mar 24, 2014
Well Wishes for PLK (a Polish victim of burglary/assault in Indianapolis area)   2   3   4   ...   7   8
221 - I doubt he will be back here with people like delphiandomine telling him that he was milking his accident, the...

USA, CanadaRanj - Dec 27, 2009
Wroclaw Boy
Mar 22, 2014
Is USA safe for Poles to live there, considering agressive USA politics in the world ?
7 - Something interesting while yes the U.S ranks 92 with a 6.5 chance of dying of a violence attack for every...

USA, CanadaCrow - Mar 5, 2014
boredperson
Mar 22, 2014
Is it possible to send chocolates for Easter from USA to Wroclaw?
1 - Customs regulations, you mean? Or do you mean something like Interflora but for chocolates? If the latter: I don't...

USA, CanadaUSAGirl - Mar 19, 2014
InWroclaw
Mar 19, 2014
Living 16+ years in the US. Is moving back to Poland a good idea?
13 - Also keep in mind that smaller cities, while hard for a non-Polish speaking expat, could be quite enjoyable for...

USA, CanadaIZA - Jul 18, 2013
Cardno85
Mar 14, 2014
Suggestions on how I can learn Polish? ( I live in Santa Cruz, but no Polish community in the area )
7 - Hi, I am native polish and if you want I can help you with learning polish and you could help...

USA, CanadaZalupix - Jan 26, 2014
agata0102
Mar 13, 2014
Polish people in Alaska   2
39 - I'm in Fairbanks and speak Polish. I am at UAF and there is one other kid that is from Anchorage...

USA, CanadaStillborn - May 12, 2006
mikeeepl12
Mar 11, 2014
Any Poles in Dallas Texas!   2
53 - I live in the Keller area of North Texas and love it here. Great schools and there are a bunch if...

USA, CanadaGezza - Feb 28, 2008
kozicki4
Feb 28, 2014
Fly from Canada on Polish Passport for longer than 5 month stay?
1 - A few years ago my son flew back to Canada for the summer. He also holds both passports. The...

USA, Canadajackrpmme - Feb 24, 2014
Klo
Feb 26, 2014
Looking for a Polish language tutor in Montreal.
NEW - Hi, my name is Keely. I am looking for someone to help me learn Polish in Montreal! You can find...

USA, CanadaKeysoos - Feb 16, 2014


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