Good Shepherd Services ponders next steps as youth pulled from residential program

“Heartbreaking” was how Michele Wyman described the reaction of Good Shepherd Services staff and leadership to the decision of the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services and Department of Human Resources to remove 49 youths from the care of the 153-year-old institution.

Discovery of Earth-sized planets boosts hope of finding alien life

The discovery has revealed the highest number of Earth-sized planets revolving around a single parent star, said Father David Brown.

An artist’s depiction shows the possible surface of TRAPPIST-1f, on one of seven newly discovered planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system. (CNS photo/NASA handout via Reuters)

Parkton parish school transitioning to early learning center

Our Lady of Grace School in Parkton will discontinue grades first through eighth at the end of the current school year, and will expand its pre-school options in 2017-18, to include pre-kindergarten for 2-year-olds, in addition to its current pre-K-3, pre-K-4 and kindergarten levels.


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Good Shepherd Services ponders next steps as youth pulled from residential program
Feb 24 2017
“Heartbreaking” was how Michele Wyman described the reaction of Good Shepherd Services staff and leadership to the decision of the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services and Department of Human Resources to remove 49 youths from the care of the 153-year-old institution.

Discovery of Earth-sized planets boosts hope of finding alien life
Feb 24 2017
The discovery has revealed the highest number of Earth-sized planets revolving around a single parent star, said Father David Brown.

Parkton parish school transitioning to early learning center
Feb 24 2017
Our Lady of Grace School in Parkton will discontinue grades first through eighth at the end of the current school year, and will expand its pre-school options in 2017-18, to include pre-kindergarten for 2-year-olds, in addition to its current pre-K-3, pre-K-4 and kindergarten levels.

This Lent, meat OK’d for St. Patrick’s Day in the Archdiocese of Baltimore
Feb 23 2017
Catholics wishing to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with corned beef may do so this year, even though March 17 falls on a Friday of Lent.

School Sister served as Keough principal, college treasurer, provincial leader
Feb 23 2017
School Sister of Notre Dame Dorothy Catherine Arthur died Feb. 8. Her ministry ranged from secondary education to colleges to helping lead her order.

If the shoe fits: Papal remarks on immigration apply to U.S., too
Feb 23 2017
When Pope Francis affirms basic Christian principles, he is not singling out one person or nation, but he definitely is not excluding them either.