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  • Sister Mary Helena Murphy, educator

    Sister Mary Helena Murphy, educator
    Sister Mary Helena Murphy, a retired parochial school educator who was a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame for 65 years, died Aug. 14 of peripheral artery disease at her order's Villa Maria Health Care Center in the Woodbrook section of Baltimore...
  • Orange commissioners reject planned mosque in contentious hearing

    Orange commissioners reject planned mosque in contentious hearing
    Plans for a mosque to serve the Dr. Phillips area's Muslim population were scuttled Tuesday after a contentious hearing before the Orange County Commission. Commissioners unanimously rejected a zoning request following three hours of public debate. If...
  • Florida Travel Tips & Deals

    Florida Travel Tips & Deals
    Check this list often as new tips, events and deals around Florida come in: Original cast of “The Love Boat” to name new Princess ship in Fort Lauderdale It’s been nearly forty years since the television show “The Love Boat&...
  • Threat to kids, other innocents in Iraq spur Catholic debate on warfare

    "Never war! Never war!" Those were the words of Pope Francis very recently, marking the centennial of the outbreak of the cataclysmic First World War. "I think most of all about children, whose hopes for a dignified life, a future, are dashed." But...
  • PRESEASON FOOTBALL POSTCARD: CENTRAL CATHOLIC

    3 TIDBITS ON THE VIKINGS 1. Their offense features more experience. After having at least one of the area's top offensive threats for five years, Central Catholic lacked a star playmaker last season. The Vikings still don't have a big-name skill...
  • Northwest Catholic Student Musicians To Play With National Ensembles

    Northwest Catholic Student Musicians To Play With National Ensembles
    WEST HARTFORD — Two trumpeters from Northwest Catholic High School have been selected to perform at the Grand Ole Opry in October. Senior Justin Drisdelle of Rocky Hill and sophomore Sarah Jessen of Winsted have been selected by the National...
  • Catholic graduates at a disadvantage for city jobs

    There are more than 11,500 students attending Catholic high schools throughout the city of Chicago. I have experienced firsthand their intelligence, work ethic, optimism and solid moral foundation. Unfortunately, due to the city of Chicago’s...
  • Catholics await apology to gays

    I am a member of Holy Family Parish in Inverness; I serve humbly in a ministerial and voluntary role. The unfairness and brutality of this recent decision to fire our choir director rests squarely at the doorstep of the Catholic hierarchy. Hundreds of...
  • Pope Francis calls for Koreas' reconciliation at end of visit

    Wrapping up his first trip to Asia, Pope Francis on Monday called for forgiveness and dialogue between South and North Korea, and seemed to take the United States to task for its unilateral bombing campaign in Iraq. He also discussed future travel...
  • Atiyeh sues Easton over Hackett Park billboard dispute

    Call it the Battle of Easton in Abe Atiyeh's war to build billboards across the Lehigh Valley. The developer claims in a federal lawsuit that Easton and City Administrator Glenn Steckman violated his constitutional rights to free speech and equal...
  • Disappointing response to firing of church's gay music director

    I read with interest the article about the firing of Colin Collette at Holy Family Catholic Church in Inverness and the resultant outcry by parishioners ("Hundreds attend emotionally charged meeting on firing of church's gay music director," News, Aug....