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Closing, merged schools deal with flood of emotions
Oct 28 2016
Communities affected by archdiocesan plan to close three schools and merge two others deal with a flood of emotions.

Man for All Seasons honoree challenges peers to be ‘like St. Thomas More’
Oct 28 2016
Judge Mary C. Reese has spent more than a decade as an associate judge in the 10th District Court of Maryland.

Investments, merger and closures part of archdiocesan schools plan
Oct 26 2016
The 10-year-plan includes $86 million in investments in Catholic schools of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

EWTN highlights Bishop Walsh teacher’s long journey home
Oct 26 2016
Susan Trice took her first holy Communion in 1958, at Our Lady of Hope. She took what she describes as her “second first holy Communion” Nov. 13, 2013, at Bishop Walsh School.

Maryvale Prep makes most of Senior Day in field hockey
Oct 25 2016
The field hockey team from Maryvale Prep posted a 4-2 victory over visiting Mount de Sales in a Maryland B Conference match-up Oct. 24.

Archdiocesan school enrollment stabilizes, school board leaders learn at summit
Oct 25 2016
James B. Sellinger announced that for the current school year, enrollment stands at approximately 17,000.

Ellicott City parishioners remember their son with gift to McDaniel College
Oct 24 2016
“Mike lit up every room he ever walked into,” his mother said. “We thought it was fitting to have his scoreboard light up the field.”

Marian shrine in Ellicott City moves on after flood, with help from Baltimore firm
Oct 21 2016
Never underestimate the impact of repaying a kindness – or a good Catholic bookstore.

Parish leaders react to pastoral planning proposal from Archbishop Lori
Oct 20 2016
Under the proposed model, each parish will be part of a pastorate that will have a single pastoral leader and leadership team.

Curley tops another No. 1 in soccer with 3-1 win over Calvert Hall
Oct 20 2016
Curley improved to 14-3-2 overall, 9-2-1 in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference.