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This Sept. 1 will mark 80 years since Hitler invaded Poland and started World War II. Three years later, he launched the Holocaust that murdered 6 million European Jews. 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 | 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 | Maria Szmigiel, owner of Gentle Touch Family Dentistry, has fond memories of going to work with her father in Montreal and watching procedures over his shoulder. Read more

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