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Creativity and caring defined NDP senior, not the cancer that took her life
Oct 24 2014
“Consider me well prepared,” Claire Marie Wagonhurst wrote in her college admissions essay.

St. Matthew broaches topic of ‘coming out’ for parents, gay Catholics
Oct 24 2014
“Coming out is a journey for the whole family,” a Catholic mother of a gay son said Oct. 12.

Mount professor, Father Redmond, remembered for selflessness, friendliness
Oct 23 2014
“Call me Paul” was a familiar response from Father Paul V. Redmond, longtime philosophy professor at Mount St. Mary’s University.

Election 2014: Check out candidate survey results
Oct 23 2014
Every election year, the Maryland Catholic Conference surveys the state’s democratic and republican candidates.

With midwife use on rise, SJMC adds second seasoned practice to OB-GYN care
Oct 21 2014
Despite a growing trend toward midwife use, it is not well understood by the general public.

Voice from Assisi ‘opens door from heaven’ for city schoolchildren
Oct 20 2014
One would think that a Franciscan Friar committed to a vow of poverty would not need a lesson in simplicity.

Spiritual milestone: Parishioners make one million rosaries for members of the military
Oct 19 2014
What started out as the ministry of a handful of volunteers at St. Mary in Annapolis has grown into an international phenomenon.

New Cumberland memorial, annual service, honors babies who died
Oct 17 2014
Luann Hunsecker was 8-years-old when her mother was pregnant with twins.

School News: Essay contest award winner, parking lot gardens and more
Oct 16 2014
A compilation of news from schools including Holy Angels, Mount de Sales, St. Mary's, St. John Regional and Mount St. Mary's.

Priests give strong support to capital campaign
Oct 15 2014
“If anyone knows the needs out there, it would be our own priests,” said Father Arnold, pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Ellicott City.