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Lake Tahoe News
2 Incline Village churches vandalizedBy Marcella Corona, Reno Gazette-Journal Two churches were damaged in a string
2 Incline Village churches vandalized
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 9 hours ago
By Marcella Corona, Reno Gazette-Journal Two churches were damaged in a string of vandalism in Incline Village over the weekend. The Village Church on McCourry Boulevard and the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church near Kelly Drive were vandalized... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Contemplate, give thanks, protect: Pope Francis prays for creationLeading prayers for the safeguarding of creation, Pope Francis prayed that peop
Contemplate, give thanks, protect: Pope Francis prays for creation
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
Leading prayers for the safeguarding of creation, Pope Francis prayed that people would learn to contemplate God in the beauty of the universe, give thanks and protect all life. During an evening celebration of the World Day of Prayer for the Care... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Why Jim Harbaugh and Michigan May Not Live Happily Ever AfterANN ARBOR, Mich. — He drove along the snow-lined streets of his hometown where
Why Jim Harbaugh and Michigan May Not Live Happily Ever After
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — He drove along the snow-lined streets of his hometown where the next act in his coaching life was just beginning. It was the dead of the northern winter—he’d only recently moved to Ann Arbor—and now in the early-morning darkness... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Vandals damage churches again in Nevada villageLAKE TAHOE, NV (KRNV-DT/CNN) - St. Francis of Assisi in Incline Village was one
Vandals damage churches again in Nevada village
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
LAKE TAHOE, NV (KRNV-DT/CNN) - St. Francis of Assisi in Incline Village was one of two different churches targeted by vandals early Sunday. "It's just sad this has happened again that somebody has so much hate in their heart they feel the need to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
2 churches in Lake Tahoe area found vandalizedINCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) - Authorities say two churches in Incline Village ha
2 churches in Lake Tahoe area found vandalized
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) - Authorities say two churches in Incline Village have been vandalized, the latest targets in a string of similar incidents in the Lake Tahoe area. The Village Church and the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church were... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Blessing of the animals brings God’s creatures to BranchvilleBy ROB JENNINGS rjennings@njherald.com BRANCHVILLE — For every three people a
Blessing of the animals brings God’s creatures to Branchville
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
By ROB JENNINGS rjennings@njherald.com BRANCHVILLE — For every three people at the First Presbyterian Church of Branchville on Sunday, there was an animal — of either the real or doll variety. Pastor Jefferson Hatch, who officiated at the... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Two churches vandalized in Incline Village overnightINCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Washoe County Sheriff Office depu
Two churches vandalized in Incline Village overnight
News 4 Reno / Posted 2 days ago
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Washoe County Sheriff Office deputies are investigating two churches that were been severely vandalized overnight in Incline Village. According to Washoe County Sheriff Lieutenant Jeff Clark, the St.... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Georgia WelshGeorgia was born May 22, 1935, in Ottawa to Elmer and Susan (Gaines) Hamilton.
Georgia Welsh
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
Georgia was born May 22, 1935, in Ottawa to Elmer and Susan (Gaines) Hamilton. She was a 1953 graduate of Marquette High School. She married George J. Welsh June 4, 1955, at St. Columba Church in Ottawa. She was employed 29 years in the business... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Artist of the Week Margarito Mondragon shares inspirational art at festLAS CRUCES >> His works have inspired the faithful and discerning art lov
Artist of the Week Margarito Mondragon shares inspirational art at fest
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> His works have inspired the faithful and discerning art lovers throughout the world. And in his home state of New Mexico, award-winning artist Margarito Mondragon has created both traditional and imaginative new forms of bultos,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fil-Am parishioners to honor priest who helped PH poorFr. Ernie Norbeck and Oiko Sisters of Borongan, Eastern Samar: sharing the gosp
Fil-Am parishioners to honor priest who helped PH poor
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Fr. Ernie Norbeck and Oiko Sisters of Borongan, Eastern Samar: sharing the gospel with the poorest of the poor. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO CHICAGO — A Catholic priest affiliated with the Joliet Archdiocese in the southwest area of this city will be honored... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Longview Knights of Columbus sells building, donates $244K to churchesThe Knights of Columbus group in Longview has donated almost $244,000 to four a
Longview Knights of Columbus sells building, donates $244K to churches
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Knights of Columbus group in Longview has donated almost $244,000 to four area Catholic churches after selling a building to Trinity Episcopal Church. Knights of Columbus Council 2771 sold Knights of Columbus Hall, off of Eighth Street at the... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Religion briefs (Aug. 28)Courtesy photo In 2009, Lori Dahlstrom saw a need to be of assistance to the C
Religion briefs (Aug. 28)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 5 days ago
Courtesy photo In 2009, Lori Dahlstrom saw a need to be of assistance to the Carmelite nuns to help with renovations to their monastery. She came up with a plan to have an annual rummage sale in August. After six years, people have grown accustomed... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Opening Gospel at Synod: Jesus' prohibition of divorcePope Francis is expected to open the highly anticipated second global meeting o
Opening Gospel at Synod: Jesus' prohibition of divorce
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Pope Francis is expected to open the highly anticipated second global meeting of Catholic bishops on family life issues Oct. 4 by celebrating Mass with the several hundred gathered prelates in St. Peter's Basilica, where he will likely offer the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Mary Lou Milazzo of Dumont dies at age 90Mary Lou Milazzo DUMONT — Mary Lou Milazzo, 90, of Dumont died Wednesday, Aug.
Mary Lou Milazzo of Dumont dies at age 90
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
Mary Lou Milazzo DUMONT — Mary Lou Milazzo, 90, of Dumont died Wednesday, Aug. 19. She was born in Manhattan and was a member of St. John’s Rosary Society and the Legion of Mary. Predeceased by her husband, Joseph, she was the mother of Rosanne... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Protesters Urge Hanna to Vote for Iran Deal []Local News Peace activists rallied in front of Congressman Richard Hanna's off
Protesters Urge Hanna to Vote for Iran Deal []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 6 days ago
Local News Peace activists rallied in front of Congressman Richard Hanna's office in Binghamton to urge him to support the nuclear deal with Iran. in a statement Wednesday to Fox 40 Hanna says he is continuing to review the deal and hasn't yet... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Group pushes Rep. Hanna to vote for Iran nuclear dealBinghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A group in Binghamton urged Congressman Richar
Group pushes Rep. Hanna to vote for Iran nuclear deal
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 6 days ago
Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A group in Binghamton urged Congressman Richard Hanna (R) to vote in favor of the Iran nuclear deal on Wednesday. The pending agreement with Iran aims to curb the country's development of nuclear weapons by requiring... Read more
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Quay County Sun
This new beginning … beyondBy Helena Rodriguez Guest Columnist There is a time and a season for everythi
This new beginning … beyond
Quay County Sun / Posted 7 days ago
By Helena Rodriguez Guest Columnist There is a time and a season for everything. Soon the leaves will start to blush into hues of orange and red, perhaps wiping away tears that froze into the icicles of winter and then misted the flowers of spring... Read more
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Suburban
Local priest appointed Canon of Polish BasilicaFr. Robert Lynam A local priest has been appointed Canon of the Basilica of St.
Local priest appointed Canon of Polish Basilica
Suburban / Posted 7 days ago
Fr. Robert Lynam A local priest has been appointed Canon of the Basilica of St. Florian in Poland. Fr. Robert Lynam, pastor of St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Kendall Park, was conferred in respect for the dedication and honor to the life and... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
A new beginning ... beyondBy Helena RodriguezLocal columnist There is a time and a season for everything
A new beginning ... beyond
Clovis News Journal / Posted 7 days ago
By Helena RodriguezLocal columnist There is a time and a season for everything. Soon the leaves will start to blush into hues of orange and red, perhaps wiping away tears that froze into the icicles of winter and then misted the flowers of spring... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley newsA loving Family There's nothing like a family To set a heart aglow; A mom an
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 8 days ago
A loving Family There's nothing like a family To set a heart aglow; A mom and dad and little ones. So much a joy to know. A peaceful home where laughter lives And children there abide. Oh, nothing else can ever match The love that lives... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler | Money - Home Wranglers are built in a Fiat Chrysler factory in Toledo, Ohio
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| Money - Home Wranglers are built in a Fiat Chrysler factory in Toledo, Ohio When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep WranglerWhen crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States ne
Pope Francis' American ride: A Jeep Wrangler
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
When crowds throng to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States next month, he'll be riding high in an American-made Jeep. The Vatican confirmed to CNNMoney that the pope would be riding in a modified Jeep Wrangler. Wranglers, built in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Matthew Osborne of Carlstadt dies at age 78CARLSTADT - Matthew Osborne, 78, of Carlstadt for 35 years, passed away on Aug.
Matthew Osborne of Carlstadt dies at age 78
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
CARLSTADT - Matthew Osborne, 78, of Carlstadt for 35 years, passed away on Aug. 23, 2015. Mr. Osborne was born in Ireland and came to the United States in 1957. For 35 years, he was a truck driver for Heller & Usdan Paper Co. of Moonachie, retiring... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Wanaque considering changes in schoolsLocal education leaders are hopeful that this fall’s enrollment numbers will br
Wanaque considering changes in schools
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
Local education leaders are hopeful that this fall’s enrollment numbers will bring clarity to the future of the district’s two schools. If the current trend continues upwards, more classrooms will be needed within a few years’ time to accommodate new... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Atenean mentors skim through ‘Laudato Si’ Atenean mentors skim through ‘Laudato Si’FACULTY members and administrators of Ateneo de Iloilo-SMCS got a taste of the
Atenean mentors skim through ‘Laudato Si’ Atenean mentors skim through ‘Laudato Si’
The Daily Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
FACULTY members and administrators of Ateneo de Iloilo-SMCS got a taste of the latest encyclical of Pope Francis on the “Care for our Common Home” in a talk held August 20 at the school’s Audiovisual Room. Facilitated by Agnes Gatpatan of the... Read more
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Queensland Times
YOUR LETTERS: Article helps raise animal cruelty awarenessCONGRATULATIONS on the weekend's Life & Style magazine, packed full of inspirat
YOUR LETTERS: Article helps raise animal cruelty awareness
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
CONGRATULATIONS on the weekend's Life & Style magazine, packed full of inspiration across a variety of issues but in particular the bitter/sweet article "Rescuers offer a second chance at life". The more stories about what happens to our friends in... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Local men and women strive to live according to teachings of Gospel and Catholic saintMartha Comberrel felt the gentle nudging that she needed to follow in the foots
Local men and women strive to live according to teachings of Gospel and Catholic saint
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Martha Comberrel felt the gentle nudging that she needed to follow in the footsteps of St. Francis of Assisi more than 20 years ago. She was visiting California with her sister when they followed a small sign leading to the top of a hill. The small... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Churches to Pray for Care of CreationJoined in prayer, Christian churches around the world will again observe the ec
Churches to Pray for Care of Creation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Joined in prayer, Christian churches around the world will again observe the ecumenical "Time for Creation" (1 September to 4 October), this year bolstered by Pope Francis's recent proclamation of 1 September as the "World Day of Prayer for the Care... Read more
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Leominster Champion
ObituariesRichard L. Brown, 89, of Leominster, passed away Aug. 17, 2015 in the Keystone
Obituaries
Leominster Champion / Posted 12 days ago
Richard L. Brown, 89, of Leominster, passed away Aug. 17, 2015 in the Keystone Nursing Center in Leominster. The funeral will be celebrated Aug. 21 from the Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Home... Read more
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Leominster Champion
~ Passings ~Richard L. Brown, 89, of Leominster, passed away Aug. 17, 2015 in the Keystone
~ Passings ~
Leominster Champion / Posted 12 days ago
Richard L. Brown, 89, of Leominster, passed away Aug. 17, 2015 in the Keystone Nursing Center in Leominster. The funeral will be celebrated Aug. 21 from the Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Home... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley newsWild Roses I've a longing for the woodland When wild roses are in bloom And
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 14 days ago
Wild Roses I've a longing for the woodland When wild roses are in bloom And their fragrance fills the morning With a fanciful perfume, Like as though the waling zephyrs, In adorning for their play, Must have spilled a flood of perfume On... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Music Moves HimTom Ficklin finds a lot of aural magic in New Haven. From College Street, it se
Music Moves Him
New Haven Independent / Posted 14 days ago
Tom Ficklin finds a lot of aural magic in New Haven. From College Street, it seeps out note by note from the Co-Op High School for the Arts & Humanities. Off of Legion Avenue, he hears it drifting from the choir at Career High School. The man who... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Frances G. ‘Mickey’ DownsMickey, as she liked to be called, was born in Negaunee, Michigan on June 29th,
Frances G. ‘Mickey’ Downs
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Mickey, as she liked to be called, was born in Negaunee, Michigan on June 29th, 1918 to George and Ella (Choquette) Smedman. Her family moved from Negaunee to Marquette in 1934 and Mickey graduated from Graveraet High School in 1936. After... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Local priest appointed Canon of Polish BasilicaA local priest has been appointed Canon of the Basilica of St. Florian in Polan
Local priest appointed Canon of Polish Basilica
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
A local priest has been appointed Canon of the Basilica of St. Florian in Poland. Fr. Robert Lynam, pastor of St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Kendall Park, was conferred in respect for the dedication and honor to the life and efforts of St.... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Is Pope Francis really going to the United States?In all his nearly seventy-nine years on God's green earth, Pope Francis has nev
Is Pope Francis really going to the United States?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
In all his nearly seventy-nine years on God's green earth, Pope Francis has never once been to the United States of America. And he'll see only a tiny patch of it when he makes his first and very brief visit there later next month. The pope will... Read more
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Philly.com
Camden diocese sees opportunity to shed light on povertyTo that end, the diocese announced it will conduct open houses starting Aug. 24
Camden diocese sees opportunity to shed light on poverty
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
To that end, the diocese announced it will conduct open houses starting Aug. 24 at its eight Catholic Charities centers, where visitors may learn more about the work of the diocesan social services network and the people it serves. His diocese's six... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Frances DownsMickey, as she liked to be called, was born in Negaunee on June 29, 1918, to Ge
Frances Downs
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Mickey, as she liked to be called, was born in Negaunee on June 29, 1918, to George and Ella (Choquette) Smedman. Her family moved from Negaunee to Marquette in 1934, and Mickey graduated from Graveraet High School in 1936. After graduation she was... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Nina Brousseau of Summerfield, Fla., and longtime resident of Northville, N.Y., died on July
Nina Brousseau
The Leader-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
of Summerfield, Fla., and longtime resident of Northville, N.Y., died on July 27, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, George. Nina was the daughter of the late Mae and Raymond Benton of Northville. She is survived by her... Read more
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