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James Conneely announces resignation from Notre Dame of Maryland University
Aug 09 2013
Dr. James F. Conneely served as the university’s president since July 2012. He was the first male president in the school's history.

‘Rain tax’ impact falls unevenly across archdiocese
Jul 30 2013
State-mandated stormwater remediation fees were implemented July 1 in nine Maryland counties and Baltimore City, costing some parishes thousands, and others nothing.

Seton vicariate leader Deacon Charles Hiebler retires
Jul 11 2013
Deacon Charles H. Hiebler retired July 1.

Highlandtown parish surpasses campaign goal by 500 percent
Jul 08 2013
Redemptorist Father Robert Wojtek talks about his parish's success with the archdiocesan capital campaign.

Catholic Review garners 22 Catholic Press awards
Jun 24 2013
The Catholic Review won 22 awards, including second place in the coveted General Excellence category, in the annual Catholic Press Association contest for newspapers and other publications.

Archdiocesan archivist helps preserve and uncover the past
Jun 20 2013
Tricia Pyne serves as the archivist for the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

‘Saint exhumation’ a first for accomplished forensic anthropologist
Jun 11 2013
Dr. William Rodriguez is a forensic anthropologist whose work has put him at the forefront of international news-making investigations.

Jesuit priest appointed head of U.S. bishops’ doctrine secretariat
May 30 2013
A Jesuit priest who is currently director of spiritual formation and professor of moral theology at Kenrick-Glennon Seminary in St. Louis has been named executive director of the Secretariat of Doctrine and Canonical Affairs of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in Washington.

MD abortion centers lose licenses – again – after DHMH survey
May 28 2013
The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene suspended the licenses of four surgical abortion clinics, including three whose licenses were previously suspended but briefly reinstated.

St. Agnes’ new community project pays homage to Baltimore’s Babe
May 25 2013
St. Agnes Hospital hopes to transform the site where The Cardinal Gibbons School was located into Gibbons Commons, a mixed-use development.

Catholic Charities to begin managing Baltimore’s homeless shelter July 1
May 23 2013
UPDATED Catholic Charities of Baltimore will assume management of Baltimore City’s homeless shelter and associated programs July 1.

With roots in WWII, Catholic Relief Services marks 70 years
May 23 2013
Baltimore-based CRS has a presence in 100 countries.

Legal lecture highlights growing conflicts between church, state
May 18 2013
Members of the legal profession gathered May 14 at St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Roland Park for “The Intersection of Law and Conscience."

Catholic Review named newspaper of the year, wins 27 awards
May 17 2013
The MDDC named the Catholic Review its newspaper of the year for non-dailies with circulations of more than 20,000.

Baltimore Archbishop Lori leads invocation for Alibi breakfast
May 17 2013
The annual Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico features a gathering of owners, trainers, jockeys and horsemen to celebrate Preakness.