The ongoing war in Syria has produced an international refugee crisis, and forced many of the country’s citizens to flee by other means, such as seeking asylum. The war has also divided families, leaving some in Syria and the Middle East while those who have made it out to
The third annual Egyptian Festival was a three-day event that ended on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at St. George’s Coptic Orthodox Church in Monclova. The festival featured an Egyptian arts sale, petting zoo, a bounce house and traditional Egyptian food.
Corrected version: Story text updated Monday, Oct. 19, 2015 at 3:27 p.m. to correct information regarding Mr. Sugheir’s university attendance. Mustafa Sugheir, 90, came to the U.S. in 1954 from Jenin, Palestine. He settled first in Angola, Ind., and later in Toledo, after attending Trine University, formerly known as Tri-State University. In