| Mar 6, 2015
| 6:14 PM
The cost of all this winter's snow days will be the loss of a little springtime fun for many area students.
Two school systems — Anne Arundel and Harford counties — already have shortened spring break to ensure their students get the state-...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 5:07 PM
Can you be tempted by the people who love you most? Shockingly yes, says Mark 8:31-38 according to Jesus. As we journey through Lent toward Good Friday and Easter Sunday, the pivot point of the entire gospel is right after Peter makes his profound...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 10:24 AM
A feature film to be shot in the Fox Valley area this spring is not likely to be nominated for many Oscars a year from now. But if it can help take the gospel into the world outside the church, the way movies like "Fireproof" and "Facing the Giants" and...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:37 PM
A feature film to be shot in the Elgin area this spring is not likely to be nominated for many Oscars a year from now. But if it can help take the gospel into the world outside the church, the way movies like "Fireproof" and "Facing the Giants" and...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 7:52 AM
St. Mary Church in Crown Point is preparing for its 150th anniversary. Plans are under way for a new directory. Diane Reimer is looking for pictures of a lighted field that was dedicated at St. Mary's in 1935. They found the newspaper story about the...
| Jan 26, 2015
St. Paul's Episcopal Church is stretching the dollar for a variety of programs to serve homeless and low-income people with help from a recent donation from the Daily Press-Ferguson Holiday Fund.
"Funds from the Holiday Fund are used to help support...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 2:32 PM
WASHINGTON — Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, the Republican Party's point man on Cuba, seemed to be struggling to contain his fury as he responded to President Obama's move Wednesday to normalize relations with the Cold War foe.
| Nov 28, 2014
For some reason or another, the belfry of Central Moravian Church in Bethlehem has never been home to a Moravian star.
The multi-pointed ornaments are found everywhere else in the Christmas City, but none has ever hung in the most prominent spot of...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Three Catholic priests and a teacher were arrested Monday in southern Spain's Granada region, suspected of child sex abuse in a scandal that has shaken this traditionally Catholic country.
The arrested priests were among 10 clergymen the Catholic Church...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:39 AM
So where can that Glastonbury crown in Friday's debut of the new series "Glastonbury Mysteries" be found? Above the front door of town hall and part of the town seal.
The Glastonbury thorn, a legendary plant with roots in the Bible, has long graced...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Roman Catholics across the Chicago area flocked to their parishes Sunday, expressing hope that their next archbishop, Blase Cupich, will be an extension of Pope Francis by welcoming more voices on matters such as same-sex marriage and helping to heal...