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Charles Village Oct. 31 saints celebration an effort to ‘take back’ Halloween
Oct 30 2014
Expect “gobs of candles” – as well as young adults – at Ss. Philip and James Oct. 31.

Shrine of the Little Flower – a look at parish life in the 1950s
Oct 30 2014
The largest parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore are found in the suburbs, reflecting a decades-long migration from city to county.

Feast of All Saints falls on a Saturday this year
Oct 29 2014
The Solemnity of All Saints, a feast day in the Catholic Church honoring saints known and unknown, is Nov. 1.

Calvert Hall grad’s gift includes honor for longtime math teacher
Oct 28 2014
Calvert Hall announced Oct. 28 a gift of more than $1.5 million from John G. Noppinger, class of 1964.

School News: New tennis and athletic facilities, an anti-drug parade and more
Oct 27 2014
A $3.2 million gift, manners galore and a new turf field are some of the items in the latest school roundup.

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.