Author Archive | Valeria M Ratoni-Nagy


Marcius 15 commemoration

The red, white and green banners, the warm hospitality and the friendliness of those inside more than made up for the dreary, rainy weather outside.  This was the setting of the Marcius 15 commemoration which was held on Sunday, March 13 at the First Hungarian Reformed Church on Alexander Road.   Krasnai Rachel, a young […]

Continue Reading

The Biennial Electoral meeting of the United Hungarian Societies

Dear All – The Biennial Electoral meeting of the United Hungarian Societies took place in a “spring-like” climate – both indoors and outdoors.  The 14 organization members, including our newest Bethany Baptist Church represented by Veres Sandor and interim pastor Rev. Kulcsar Sandor, listened to the reports from the officers and elected a new board […]

Continue Reading

Saint Stephen, First King of Hungary

Stephen I, also called Saint Stephen, was the first King of Hungary from 1000 until his death in 1038.  In Hungarian, he is known as Szent Istvan Kiraly.  His original name was Vajk, born in c.970 in Esztergom, Hungary.   He is considered to be the founder of the Hungarian state and one of the most […]

Continue Reading

Father’s Day

I count myself as a fortunate son. Some children are raised without a father. Others grow up with fathers who are deeply flawed either by abusiveness, addictions or temperaments that hurt their children, sometimes for a lifetime. At age 8 or 9, playing in the backyard, I recall that it suddenly occurred to me, and […]

Continue Reading

March 15th commemoration – 2015

Dear All About 220 loyal Hungarians came out of hibernation and gathered together this past sunny but cool Sunday at the West Side Hungarian Reformed Church, to commemorate the Hungarian Revolution of 1848. The program started with the singing of American and Hungarian anthems accompanied on the organ by Marton Tamasy. The opening prayer was […]

Continue Reading
Rátoni-Nagy Valéria , az EME elnöke

UHS Annual Meeting – President’s Report

UNITED HUNGARIAN SOCIETIES – EGYESULT MAGYAR EGYLETEK ANNUAL MEETING – SATURDAY January 24, 2015 – St. Emeric’s PRESIDENT’S REPORT Since our last biennial meeting of January 11, 2014: We co-hosted the Marcius 15 commemoration with Rev. Dr. Krasznai Csaba and the First Hungarian Reformed Church on Alexander Road on Sunday, March 16th  Our guest speaker […]

Continue Reading

Designed by Zsolt Molnar