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Moscow Committee Holiday Party Celebrates New Year

In addition to participating in the American holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s, Russian-Americans also celebrate Russian Orthodox Christmas and “Old New Year,” which is the beginning of the year according to the Julian calendar. In honor of all the Russian and American holidays, the Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, chaired by…

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Mosow Committee Welcomes Russian-Austrian Opera Singer, Anna Netrebko

The Moscow Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, chaired by Aleksandra Efimova and Prince Piotr Galitzine, was proud to host a reception for Russian-Austrian soprano Anna Netrebko on March 15, 2013. The VIP reception was held at The Graham Room at the Civic Opera House, following Netrebko’s debut performance at the Lyric Opera of Chicago….