List/Grid Yearly Archives: 2017

No retransmissions of the programmes from the Polish TV this year

On the 15th of June, the meeting of the Group for 3 May was held in the Lithuanian Parliament. It concerned the possibility of watching Polish television in Lithuania. The… Read more »

The prayers for murdered Poles were held in Glitiškės

June 20th marks the 73rd anniversary of the murder in Glitiškės. Today in the morning, at the Glitiškės Cemetery a prayer appeal dedicated to the memory of the murdered compatriots… Read more »

The Pole from Žemaitija awarded for contributions to the Kurpie Region of Poland

Irena Duchowska, the President of the Unit of the Association of Poles in Lithuania “Lauda” and the Associationon of Poles living in Kėdainiai, a composer and a poet was awarded… Read more »

The government supports the original spelling of names

On Monday, during the cabinet meeting, the government of the Republic of Lithuania approved the draft law which allows to write the surname on the front page of the passport… Read more »

The Delegation of the Sejm of the Republic of Poland in Lithuania

On the 13th of June, the delegation of the Committee on Local Government and Regional Policy of the Sejm arrived in Vilnius. Deputies to the Polish Parliament met with the… Read more »

Pilgrims Following the Traces of Prelate Obrembski Arrived in Maišiagala.

Today, the participants of pilgrimage with the theme “The truth will set you free” (Jn 8:32) from Turgeliai to Maišiagala reached their destination. “I would like to warmly welcome the… Read more »

Great Fun During the Holiday of the Town of Maišiagala

The 11th of June was not an ordinary Sunday in Maišiagala as the pilgrimage from Turgelia arrived there and there was the holiday of Maišiagala town. Since morning it was possible… Read more »

Following the Traces of Marshal Józef Piłsudzki in Druskieniki

On Vilnius Radar, we have received the message from the students of class 10A from Szymon Konarski School in Vilnius. Last week students of class 10A from Szymon Konarski School… Read more »

Council financing 110 summer holidays for kids

Capital council will support 110 camps this year, where about 7 thousand kids will spend their holidays. 2 thousand of them are kids socially supported and they will get special… Read more »

Kasčiūnas: Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania could finally say something good about Lithuania

‘Dialogue with Poland would be easier, if this political force wanting to represent Poles in Lithuania would rise and say – alright, we have some unsolved matters, but we are… Read more »

The final matura exam from Lithuanian has been finished!

What does peace give to a person? Why is the background important for a person? The treating of a person from social borderline in Lithuanian literature. Vilnius in Lithuanian literature…. Read more »

Touristic trail in Vilnius Region

The public benefit organization Lietuvos verslo paramos agentūra and Vilnius District Municipality signed agreement on financing and administrating project ‘Trail of South East Lithuania’ Realization of the project will take… Read more »

Poets’ paths attracted poets to Vilnius for the 24th time

Originator and organizer of International Poetic Festival taking place each year in Vilnius, Romuald Mieczkowski, said in his invitation ‘let all the literary paths lead you to Vilia’. There were… Read more »

Snarski: My petition is not meant to be against Lithuania

Current situation where Poles are being discriminated in Lithuania counts against it, it is wasting multicultural potential of such a great country – Lithuania. Let’s imagine how much it could… Read more »

Šalčininkai visited by Japanese Ambassador

Ambassador of Japan in Lithuania Toyoei Shigeeda and Second Secretary Hiroya Inoue visited Šalčininkai on Monday 29th of May. The meeting took place in Šalčininkai District with its’ authorities, –… Read more »

The Holiday of Family in Marijampolis: Fun in the scenic Palisada Park

The holiday started with open-air Holy Mass. After the celebration, there was a concert on the scene in old picturesque Palisada park. The local bands and artists as well as… Read more »

First passport page with original surname spelling

The State Commission of the Lithuanian Language once again looked into the matter of non Lithuanian names and surnames. -We predict the possibility of allowing an original transcription of names… Read more »

Meeting of Polish and Lithuanian experts on cultural heritage in Vilnius

On the 16th – 19th of May meeting of expert group on protecting cultural heritage will take place. It is going to be 10th meeting which will be chaired by… Read more »

School IDs – take care of it before vacations

On the initiative of president of Poland, Andrzej Duda, Polish Sejm adopted changes in law, in December 2016, allowing national minority students and polish schools living outside of Poland as… Read more »

Situation of polish minorities in Lithuania is a discrimination of EU citizens

Tomasz Snarski, lawyer and Doctor of juridical science, author of petition no358/2011 on language rights of Poles living in Lithuania, once again has shown matter of polish minority discrimination in… Read more »

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