Urk, Netherlands Newswire

Urk, Netherlands Newswire

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  1. Message left by Jews during World War Two discovered 73 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Daily Mail

    'Oh God of Israel, have mercy on your humiliated brothers': Desperate message left by Jews forced out of their Netherlands home during the Holocaust is discovered scrawled on back of bathroom door 73 years later by builder A builder in the Netherlands uncovered a desperate message left by a Jewish couple hiding from the Nazis during the Holocaust, 73 years on. Jelle Kapitein discovered the hidden note scrawled on the wall after he prised off the wooden panels on a bathroom door in his client's house in the village of Bilthoven.

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  2. Message on door may be from couple hiding during HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | WAOW

    The Green Lake Area Animal Shelter in Green Lake County is now caring for 42 dogs removed from a home. The Green Lake Area Animal Shelter in Green Lake County is now caring for 42 dogs removed from a home.

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  3. Message on Door May Be 1942 Plea of Couple Hiding From HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | ABC News

    Jelle Kapitein said he found a message written by a couple hiding in a home he was working on. The address in this letter has been blurred.

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  4. Dutch choir here as part of Thank You Canada tourRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Guelph Tribune

    ... May 1-7, and the 8 p.m. show here is one of them, a news release said. The choir, formed in 1997, is from Urk, Netherlands, which was an island when the war broke out. "In the early years of the war, life went on as usual for most people," said the ...

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  5. Lobster 'as big as a human' found in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the waters off the east coast of Britain at a depth of 100 feet. North Sea Fossils, who are based in Urk, Netherlands, include an expert they call "Mr Mammoth" and are in search of the remains of extinct animals in the dark depths. Bones of animals ...

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  6. AGRO Merchants Group Begins Significant Facility Expansion at Coldstore Urk B.V. in The NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | PRWeb

    We needed to meet the current demands of our clients and customers. Occupancy has exceeded 100% and the demand for our services and solutions, specifically in the fish logistics sector, continues to grow.

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  7. Amsterdam mayor lights Hanukkah candles against intoleranceRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    At a public lighting of Hanukkah candles, Amsterdam's acting mayor urged Jews to celebrate their faith openly to counter rising levels of anti-Semitism. "The answer to intolerance lies precisely in demonstrating freedom of worship and of expression," Eric van der Burg said Tuesday, lighting the first candle of the holiday.

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  8. Amsterdam acting mayor lights Hanukkah candles against intoleranceRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    At a public lighting of Hanukkah candles, Amsterdam's acting mayor urged Jews to celebrate their faith openly to counter rising levels of anti-Semitism. "The answer to intolerance lies precisely in demonstrating freedom of worship and of expression," Eric van der Burg said Tuesday, lighting the first candle of the holiday.

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