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PLATTSBURGH | German train cars were easy prey for bombing and the damaged cars were sent to Gleiwitz, a satellite camp of Auschwitz, for repair. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Auschwitz, the notorious German concentration and extermination camp, was founded in the Polish suburb of Oswiecim. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | One year passed and another began for Vladimir Munk and his family in Terezin concentration camp. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Terezin, perhaps better known by the German “Theresienstadt,” in the Czech Republic, was the military fortress Habsburg Emperor Joseph II erected in honor of his mother, Empress Maria Theresa. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The years following the German occupation of Pardubice and the ensuing war were filled with a series of small deprivations and degradations that piled on top of each other and sapped the strength of the city’s Jews. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In January of 1939, Adolf Hitler proclaimed that if a world war were to break out in response to his hegemony, it would result in the “annihilation of the Jewish race in Europe.” Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | What makes any one person a survivor? Is there a characteristic, an idiosyncrasy, that might lend itself to survival through one of history’s most horrific campaigns of mass genocide? Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | One year passed and another began for Vladimir Munk and his family in Terezin concentration camp. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Terezin, perhaps better known by the German “Theresienstadt,” in the Czech Republic, was the military fortress Habsburg Emperor Joseph II erected in honor of his mother, Empress Maria Theresa. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The years following the German occupation of Pardubice and the ensuing war were filled with a series of small deprivations and degradations that piled on top of each other and sapped the strength of the city’s Jews. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | In January of 1939, Adolf Hitler proclaimed that if a world war were to break out in response to his hegemony, it would result in the “annihilation of the Jewish race in Europe.” Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | What makes any one person a survivor? Is there a characteristic, an idiosyncrasy, that might lend itself to survival through one of history’s most horrific campaigns of mass genocide? Read more

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WEST CHAZY — Run for Wine: “The Rebel Run” will take place Saturday, Sept. 26 at noon at Vesco Ridge Vineyards. Read more

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The 2nd annual Uncorked for Cancer will take place Thursday, Sept. 3 from 5 to 9 p.m. at The Butcher Block. Read more

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