Jewish Heritage Europe

Warsaw: Update on debate over fate of Twarda 6 “White Building”

Vanessa Gera of the Associated Press has written an update about the latest moves in the ongoing debate over the fate of the so-called “white building” at 6 Twarda St. in downtown Warsaw that is the headquarters of the Jewish … continue reading →

Lesley L. Weiss appointed new Chair of U.S. Heritage Commission

Mazel tov to Lesley L. Weiss, whom President Obama has appointed as the new Chair of the U.S. Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad. She succeeds Warren L. Miller, who steps down after 12 years in the post: Miller … continue reading →

Liverpool: Conference on Heritage Restoration

The Deane Road Jewish cemetery in Liverpool, whose  fullscale restoration has been funded in part by a nearly £500,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, will be at the center of a one-day conference on heritage restoration, to be held Feb. 27, … continue reading →