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Philly.com
Sister Helen Veronica Hamill, 88room and then the intensive care unit. She went on to become supervisor of the
Sister Helen Veronica Hamill, 88
Philly.com / Posted 4 hours ago
room and then the intensive care unit. She went on to become supervisor of the emergency room at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne. From 1977 to 1994, she was nurse supervisor at Assisi House, the retirement home for the Sisters of St.... Read more
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The Advocate
Around the Southeast for May 12, 2016Happy birthday, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center! Help celebrate the center’s 19
Around the Southeast for May 12, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
Happy birthday, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center! Help celebrate the center’s 19 years of connecting people to nature with a birthday party from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Enjoy free admission, live animal encounters, crafts, games and birthday cake... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
St. Joseph celebrates Feast of Corpus ChristiSunday in the United States. It will begin with a 10:30 a.m. Mass in the churc
St. Joseph celebrates Feast of Corpus Christi
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
Sunday in the United States. It will begin with a 10:30 a.m. Mass in the church, where Father Ross Chamberland, a Franciscan priest and the executive director of the Lateran Center at St. Bonaventure University, will read the homilies;... Read more
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J Weekly
Jewish Folk Chorus marks 90 years with anniversary concertsare all gone, but new members continue to join. Dan Kurtz linked up with the g
Jewish Folk Chorus marks 90 years with anniversary concerts
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
are all gone, but new members continue to join. Dan Kurtz linked up with the group 13 years ago, at age 22. A native San Franciscan now living in Oakland, Kurtz is one of the group’s younger members. He heard about the chorus from a family... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas family road trips for $500: What to do and where to staytour around San Antonio:On the drive into town, stop by the Mission San Juan Ca
Texas family road trips for $500: What to do and where to stay
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
tour around San Antonio:On the drive into town, stop by the Mission San Juan Capistrano, a mission founded in 1731 by Franciscan Spanish priests. Take a walking tour through the wooded area behind the main gate, step into its historical... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Plan your Memorial Day with our list of holiday activities and ceremonieshonoring of veterans. East Peoria 11 a.m. VFW Post 2078 will host ceremony at
Plan your Memorial Day with our list of holiday activities and ceremonies
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
honoring of veterans. East Peoria 11 a.m. VFW Post 2078 will host ceremony at Fondulac Cemetery. West Peoria 10 a.m. at Franciscan Park. Short program sponsored by West Peoria Township. Featured speaker will be Larry Evans, a Vietnam veteran and... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Former Giants Coach Tom Coughlin To Be Honored June 7 In Southingtonmore aware of him, and his accomplishments, than he was of me," Coughlin rememb
Former Giants Coach Tom Coughlin To Be Honored June 7 In Southington
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
more aware of him, and his accomplishments, than he was of me," Coughlin remembered. "He was a great benefactor of the Franciscan nuns, and he asked me several times if I would come and speak at their event. But I couldn't do it, because that's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 Franciscan leaders charged in abuse of more than 100 children in PennsylvaniaThree leaders of a Franciscan religious order were charged Tuesday with allowin
3 Franciscan leaders charged in abuse of more than 100 children in Pennsylvania
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Three leaders of a Franciscan religious order were charged Tuesday with allowing a friar who was a known sexual predator to take on jobs, including a position as a high school athletic trainer, that enabled him to molest more than 100... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Harrison pursuing residency program to train new doctorsBREMERTON — Harrison Medical Center has been designated as a teaching hospital,
Harrison pursuing residency program to train new doctors
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
BREMERTON — Harrison Medical Center has been designated as a teaching hospital, a first step toward creating a residency program to train new doctors. The Bremerton hospital received the designation last month from the Accreditation Council for... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Eastern Gateway graduates Class of '16The college conferred degrees to 409 students from EGCC's Jefferson County camp
Eastern Gateway graduates Class of '16
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
The college conferred degrees to 409 students from EGCC's Jefferson County campus and the Valley Center in Youngstown during its 47th commencement held at the Franciscan University of Steubenville's Finnegan Fieldhouse. "The moment has finally... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sunday Gravy: David Ortiz leaving them wanting morebest beat down. • Retired New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin will receive the
Sunday Gravy: David Ortiz leaving them wanting more
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
best beat down. • Retired New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin will receive the St. Francis Award at the 31st annual Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction on June 7 at the Aqua Turf Club. Silent auction begins at 5:30 p.m.; dinner at... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Vlahos: Given a second chance at life, everything looks bettera few days earlier. The scans revealed no evidence of Hodgkin’s anywhere else.
Vlahos: Given a second chance at life, everything looks better
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
a few days earlier. The scans revealed no evidence of Hodgkin’s anywhere else. My oncologist at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Parameswaran Venugopal (call him “Venu”), said it was among the best results he’d seen at that point in... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sunday Gravy: David Ortiz leaving them wanting morebest beat down. • Retired New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin will receive the
Sunday Gravy: David Ortiz leaving them wanting more
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
best beat down. • Retired New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin will receive the St. Francis Award at the 31st annual Franciscan Sports Banquet and Silent Auction on June 7 at the Aqua Turf Club. Silent auction begins at 5:30 p.m.; dinner at... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Homewood Suites by Hilton Munster Debutsby Hilton Munster also makes it easy for travelers to unwind with a heated, ind
Homewood Suites by Hilton Munster Debuts
Hospitality Net / Posted 8 days ago
by Hilton Munster also makes it easy for travelers to unwind with a heated, indoor pool, outdoor sports court and fitness center. The property also offers a meeting room that can accommodate up to 80 people. Located at 9120 Calumet Ave., Homewood... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Workplace fitness growing in popularitythat might be a deciding factor in the end," Sue Karpinksi, Health Promotions C
Workplace fitness growing in popularity
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 9 days ago
that might be a deciding factor in the end," Sue Karpinksi, Health Promotions Coordinator at Mayo Clinic Health System Franciscan Healthcare said. The goal of these fitness centers is to hopefully lower employee healthcare costs overtime for... Read more
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The Advocate
Around the Southside for May 12, 2016Happy birthday, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center. Help celebrate its 19 years of
Around the Southside for May 12, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Happy birthday, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center. Help celebrate its 19 years of connecting people to nature with a birthday party from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Enjoy free admission, live animal encounters, crafts, games and birthday cake while it... Read more
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Boston Herald
Kudos for Dropkicks’ good deedsand Philadelphia. The charity has supported the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorcheste
Kudos for Dropkicks’ good deeds
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
and Philadelphia. The charity has supported the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester, the Cushing House, a residential recovery center for teens, and William J. Ostiguy High School, a sober high school for children recovering from addiction. Casey said... Read more
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MedCity News
CHI Franciscan tries kiosks for telemedicine in urgent care centerMark Berger of CHI Franciscan Health System speaks at ATA 2016. In the next 2-
CHI Franciscan tries kiosks for telemedicine in urgent care center
MedCity News / Posted 11 days ago
Mark Berger of CHI Franciscan Health System speaks at ATA 2016. In the next 2-3 weeks, CHI Franciscan Health System in Tacoma, Washington, will activate telemedicine kiosks in one of its urgent care centers. It’s been a long journey to get there, as... Read more
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FOX News
The science of religion: How spirituality impacts mental healthif they believed in God. In another review of 93 studies on religion and healt
The science of religion: How spirituality impacts mental health
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
if they believed in God. In another review of 93 studies on religion and health, Dr. Harold G. Koenig, director of the Center for Spirituality, Theology and Health at Duke University Medical Center, found that more religious people had fewer... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sondra T. ‘Tim’ Duryeaand motherhood with so many of her children's friends over the years. She loved
Sondra T. ‘Tim’ Duryea
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
and motherhood with so many of her children's friends over the years. She loved to travel and especially treasured several Franciscan pilgrimage trips to Assisi, Italy. She was particularly devoted to visiting the sick and infirm through her work... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Catholic social teachings call to the dignity of creationthroughout the world through manufacturing and other industries. Pope Leo XIII
Catholic social teachings call to the dignity of creation
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
throughout the world through manufacturing and other industries. Pope Leo XIII secured the foundation that work is at the center of the church's reflection on human identity and activity. Rerum Novarum and many papal encyclicals for the past 125... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sky's top pick Imani Boyette proves 'there's light at end of tunnel'Sexual abuse and family dysfunction, she says, led to three suicide attempts be
Sky's top pick Imani Boyette proves 'there's light at end of tunnel'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Sexual abuse and family dysfunction, she says, led to three suicide attempts between ages 10 and 15. But when the rookie center from the University of Texas takes the floor for the Sky's season opener against the Connecticut Sun on Saturday, she... Read more
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The Mercury News
Postpartum depression: Advocate didn't get help until she considered throwing herself, son in front of busadvocate for legislation and resources that help women with postpartum depressi
Postpartum depression: Advocate didn't get help until she considered throwing herself, son in front of bus
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
advocate for legislation and resources that help women with postpartum depression and anxiety. After her recovery, the San Franciscan-turned-Brooklynite began to work on her own bill. And in 2014, her vision became a New York state law that... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Area graduationsColleges, universities * Franciscan University of Steubenville - 9 a.m. Saturd
Area graduations
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
Colleges, universities * Franciscan University of Steubenville - 9 a.m. Saturday for undergraduate and graduate science degree recipients; and 1 p.m. for undergraduate and graduate arts degree recipients, Finnegan Fieldhouse. * Bethany College - 10... Read more
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Inquirier.net
For bucking street name change, bet loses Iglesia ni Cristo backinginto Felix Manalo Street, after the founder of the religious sect. Granja Stre
For bucking street name change, bet loses Iglesia ni Cristo backing
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
into Felix Manalo Street, after the founder of the religious sect. Granja Street stretches 1.3 kilometers across the city center that leads to the rear gate of the main INC chapel in the city. The street was named after Fr. Mariano Granja, a... Read more
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Daily Record
Sale of Denville's Franciscan Oaks officialSpringpoint Senior Living announced Friday that it has completed its previously
Sale of Denville's Franciscan Oaks official
Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
Springpoint Senior Living announced Friday that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Franciscan Oaks continuing care retirement community in Denville. The closing and transition from Catholic Health Initiatives to Springpoint, a... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge area calendar for May 6-12, 2016ColorText Color10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturda
Baton Rouge area calendar for May 6-12, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
ColorText Color10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Baton Rouge River Center, 275 S. River Road. $13 and up. disneyonice.com, ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000FRIDAY-MAY 15 “VANYA AND SONIA AND... Read more
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Deseret News
6 powerful prayer stories for the National Day of Prayeroutside of religious services, and an additional 22 percent pray weekly or mont
6 powerful prayer stories for the National Day of Prayer
Deseret News / Posted 23 days ago
outside of religious services, and an additional 22 percent pray weekly or monthly, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. Even 37 percent of the religiously unaffiliated say they pray at least monthly, the survey reported. This... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Three seeking county commission seattraining and re-training opportunities through West Virginia Northern Community
Three seeking county commission seat
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 23 days ago
training and re-training opportunities through West Virginia Northern Community College, the John D. Rockefeller IV Career Center and other educational assets. Impediments to economic growth should be removed whenever possible. Although he... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
3 run for county commissionertraining and re-training opportunities through West Virginia Northern Community
3 run for county commissioner
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 23 days ago
training and re-training opportunities through West Virginia Northern Community College, the John D. Rockefeller IV Career Center and other educational assets. Impediments to economic growth should be removed whenever possible. Although he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Meet Dr. Color: How Bob Buckter Repainted San Franciscoimportant.... If they're going to sell it, they want top dollar." "You look li
Meet Dr. Color: How Bob Buckter Repainted San Francisco
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
important.... If they're going to sell it, they want top dollar." "You look like Dr. Color" Bob Buckter is a native San Franciscan. He started out as a house painter in 1970, but quickly realized that he had an unusual knack for color design, so... Read more
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Daily Herald
Author appearances: Jeff Kinney, Dave Barry promote their books in NapervilleMonday, May 2, to sign copies of his new book, "Adult Stuff: Things You Need to
Author appearances: Jeff Kinney, Dave Barry promote their books in Naperville
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Monday, May 2, to sign copies of his new book, "Adult Stuff: Things You Need to Know to Win at Real Life," at the Norris Center Bookstore at Northwestern University, 1999 Campus Drive, Evanston. (847) 491-3990. • New York Times best-selling... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Five seek spots on Hancock school boardon the school board, Durante was instrumental in securing funding for the const
Five seek spots on Hancock school board
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
on the school board, Durante was instrumental in securing funding for the construction of the John D. Rockefeller IV Career Center and, more recently, funding for $37 million in capital improvements, including the construction of Weirton Elementary... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Five vie for school boardon the school board, Durante was instrumental in securing funding for the const
Five vie for school board
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 26 days ago
on the school board, Durante was instrumental in securing funding for the construction of the John D. Rockefeller IV Career Center and, more recently, funding for $37 million in capital improvements, including the construction of Weirton Elementary... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
WORTH A LOOKPARTIES Greek Catholic Union Lodge 164 and St. Mary Church are hosting a bingo
WORTH A LOOK
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 26 days ago
PARTIES Greek Catholic Union Lodge 164 and St. Mary Church are hosting a bingo fundraiser Sunday at Assumption Social Center, 356 S. Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown. Doors open at 4:15 p.m. and bingo starts at 6:45. Local groups who will benefit... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Inaugural First Friday of 2016 season comingsaid in announcing the opening Friday night lineup. The third annual celebrati
Inaugural First Friday of 2016 season coming
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 26 days ago
said in announcing the opening Friday night lineup. The third annual celebration of First Fridays, as usual, will be centered around food, fun and music. Featured entertainment on the Franklin Street stage is sponsored by Almost Home and The... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Southside hospital unveils new Women & Children's CenterINDIANAPOLIS ---Franciscan St. Francis Health unveiled their 100,000 square foo
Southside hospital unveils new Women & Children's Center
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 27 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS ---Franciscan St. Francis Health unveiled their 100,000 square foot expansion to its Indianapolis Women & Children's Center on Saturday. Hospital officials say the $37 million project aims to provide more services to babies, children,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Sauce and Song event will benefit Youngstown Connectionwhich runs from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the social hall, will go toward the cos
Sauce and Song event will benefit Youngstown Connection
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 29 days ago
which runs from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the social hall, will go toward the cost of the trip. The Rev. Vit Fiala, a Franciscan priest and director of the Shrine of Our Lady, Comforter of the Afflicted, will perform from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in... Read more
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J Weekly
Catholic educator makes survivors’ stories his life missiontraining session for local educators sponsored by Facing History and Ourselves.
Catholic educator makes survivors’ stories his life mission
J Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
training session for local educators sponsored by Facing History and Ourselves. Among others he heard from that day was San Franciscan Mira Shelub, who spent the war as a partisan in the forest. “At the end of her talk, she sang the Partisans’... Read more

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