|A kertbe ment / She Went into the Garden|
A bitter-sweet poem for Mothers' Day. Áprily Lajos tells of his mother, who loved to weed his garden, and who has now gone into God's garden. He asks the Lord to sow some weeds among His flowers, so she would not have to sit there idle. See the full story...
|MAMI AND MY OTHER MOTHERS|
May is for mothers – remembering, thanking those without whom we would not exist. And without whom we would not be what we are. Happy Mothers’ Day to all of them, wherever they are! See the full story...
Olga Vállay Szokolay
| American-Hungarian Community|
|EIGHT YEARS AND STILL COUNTING|
In tribute to our late Editor Emeritus Joseph Balogh, we wish to show our kind readers the reach his printed Magyar News, our predecessor, had!
As far as we could determine, of the Hungarian churches and businesses mentioned in the article, only the Calvin United Church of Christ on Kings Highway and the successors of Drotos Brothers Hungarian Imports in Fairfield are still functioning. St. Emery R.C. Church is still open, but not for regular Hungarian services. The same is true of St. Ladislaus in South Norwalk.
What a difference 20 years make!
This article was published in the May 1998 issue of Magyar News See the full story...
Transylvanian Carved Gates – Székelykapuk
Vasárnap délután (Sunday Afternoon), linocut by Portik Sándor
On my two trips to Transylvania, I saw many a székelykapu. This unique component of folk culture can be found all over Transylvania, and more recently has been spreading even into Hungary. Let us look a little more closely at these public works of art. See the full story...
| It's a Small World/Kicsi a Világ|
Did you know…
New designs of "szegedi papucs"
... that this time we have received last-minute information about a couple of memorials that tie in with articles we have published very recently? See the full story...