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The Hana Greenfield Memorial Swim

This annihilated Jewish community had a life and a history, and we wanted it to be remembered and not erased, remembered and not forgotten.

By MURRAY GREENFIELD
30/09/2020
My cousin Frantisek: A wounded hero

We wondered whether our mother had any idea what a Nazi witch her wonderful governess had turned out to be.

By CHARLES TICHO
08/07/2020
BOSKOVICE’S MAIN Square, 1890. The A. J. Ticho store is at left.
The Jewish shop on Boskovice's Main Square

With its location on the main square, A. J. Ticho was a busy place. In addition to textiles, the store featured sewing supplies, ribbons, trim and needles and thread, of course.

By CHARLES TICHO
18/06/2020
Škoda adopts Israeli 3D showroom technology to combat the coronavirus

Matter currently utilizes the technology they presented in the hackathon to create 3D immersive digital property tours, operating in both the commercial and residential real estate sectors.

Netanyahu talks to prime ministers of the Czech Republic and Bulgaria

During their talks, the three discussed manners of cooperation between the countries on various matters including dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.

Czech company sells Nazi 'Personalities of the Third Reich’ 2021 Calendar

Israeli Ambassador to the Czech Republic, Daniel Meron, wrote on Twitter that he was "shocked and disgusted by such a calendar."

Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Republic, Radek Vondracek, attends and audience with
Czech parliament Speaker questions two-state paradigm as cabinet quarrels

Vondráček concluded that support for Israel should not be based on a two-state solution.

Prague's mayor under police protection due to 'risk on his life'

At least one Czech investigative outlet claimed that the protection was due to the mayor being the target of a Russian poisoning plot

A man types into a keyboard during the Def Con hacker convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Czechs warn of imminent, large-scale cyberattacks on hospitals

The warning comes as hackers are targeting businesses, governments and healthcare organizations with attempts to steal sensitive information about the coronavirus outbreak.

By REUTERS
17/04/2020
THE BOSKOVICE Torah scroll resides today in Congregation Brith Sholom in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
The Torah scroll of Boskovice finds a new home in Pennsylvania

In 1899, when the Torah scroll had already reached the venerable age of 85, it may have been read during the bar mitzvah of my father, Nathan Ticho.

By CHARLES TICHO
16/04/2020
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