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In ‘Hairspray Live,’ Mercy alum can’t stop the stop the beat
Dec 02 2016
A Mercy High School alumnae will make her national dancing debut Dec, 7 as a cast member of NBC’s “Hairspray Live.”

Sister Helen Marie Glaser, former Mount de Sales principal, dies
Dec 01 2016
Sister Helen Marie Glaser served as principal of Mount de Sales from 1994 to 1999. She died Nov. 26 at 58.

Ravens offensive tackle displays heart of gold
Dec 01 2016
Ronnie Stanley is a 6-foot-6-inch, 320-pound offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens with a heart of gold.

Father Joseph Hughes reached out to the marginalized
Nov 30 2016
Deacon Paul Shelton of the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Baltimore died Nov. 25; he was 83.

Advancing the freedom to serve
Nov 30 2016
In the wake of the national elections, Catholic News Service is posting a series of columns from leading archbishops on key issues facing the church and the new Trump administration.

Archdiocese of Baltimore's pastorate plan gathers feedback
Nov 28 2016
A committee will meet in early December to consider feedback on the proposed planning process.

MedStar Good Samaritan surgeon’s reach extends to California teen
Nov 27 2016
Price heads up the National Burn Reconstruction Center at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital in Baltimore.

Advent: focus on Christ, others
Nov 26 2016
If the holiday season seems more like a stressful season, then we should really be looking at it as Advent season, say parish priests.

Calvert Hall races to 40-21 win over Loyola Blakefield in 97th Turkey Bowl
Nov 24 2016
The Cardinals take leads of 19-0 and 33-7 for their third straight win in storied rivalry.

Filling bellies, warming bodies: Holiday charity begins in earnest
Nov 24 2016
Charitable outreach goes into high-gear during the holiday season.