Cumberland youths begin Holy Week reaching out to poor

70 teens from all the parishes of Western Maryland began their Holy Week at the event walking through frigid city streets.

Youths carry a wooden cross through the streets of Cumberland during the March 28 Catholic Regional Youth Pilgrimage. (George P. Matysek Jr. | CR Staff)

Vigil remembers overdose victims in Westminster

Seventy nine people have died of prescription-drug and heroin overdoses in Carroll County in less than three years. St. John in Westminster was the location for a vigil to remember them.

Brianna Fisher comforts her mother, Laura Fisher, as they remember their brother and son, Benjamin Fisher, during a drug overdose and prevention vigil March 26 at St. John in Westminster. The Fishers are parishioners of St. John. (KAREN OSBORNE | CR STAFF)

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School names new president

William Heiser, currently principal of Catonsville High School, has been selected as Cristo Rey Jesuit High School’s new president.


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Cumberland youths begin Holy Week reaching out to poor
Mar 29 2015
70 teens from all the parishes of Western Maryland began their Holy Week at the event walking through frigid city streets.

Brianna Fisher comforts her mother, Laura Fisher, as they remember their brother and son, Benjamin Fisher, during a drug overdose and prevention vigil March 26 at St. John in Westminster. The Fishers are parishioners of St. John. (KAREN OSBORNE | CR STAFF) Vigil remembers overdose victims in Westminster
Mar 27 2015
Seventy nine people have died of prescription-drug and heroin overdoses in Carroll County in less than three years. St. John in Westminster was the location for a vigil to remember them.

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School names new president
Mar 27 2015
William Heiser, currently principal of Catonsville High School, has been selected as Cristo Rey Jesuit High School’s new president.

Master planning process seeks to improve school facilities
Mar 27 2015
The archdiocesan schools office launched an ambitious planning project March 18.

Pope mourns with families of Germanwings crash victims
Mar 26 2015
Pope Francis prayed for the repose of the souls of the 150 passengers and crew of a Germanwings plane that crashed March 24.

My uncle the saint: Highlandtown pastor has heavenly connection
Mar 26 2015
Father Luigi Esposito, pastor of Our Lady of Pompei, can claim with certitude his relation to a saint of the Catholic Church.