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After-School Enrichment, Enhanced Special Education Pilot Programs Set for 2018-2019

An after-school enrichment program in 15 elementary schools across the archdiocese, and an enhanced special education program at three elementary schools on Staten Island and two in the Bronx, will … more

Marked Mass

Our Lady of Good Counsel School on Staten Island after celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first Mass in Good Counsel’s present church on April 29. The actual first Mass in the current church … more

2,000 Accept ‘You’re Amazing Invitation’ at Westchester County Center

Justin Fatica delivered an energetic, emotional and motivational speech to more than 2,000 people at the Westchester County Center in White Plains April 25 before his Hard as Nails Ministries tour bus, but not the ministry itself, departed the region. more

Catholic Conference Strengthens, ‘Restores’ Faith of Young Adults

The Vegas turned a Catholic retreat for young adults into a family outing. Xavier and Elizabeth Vega attended Restore: Origin – A Catholic Conference for Young Adults at Mount St Mary College in … more

Emblem Sunday Scouting Mass Celebrates Special Virtues

Samara Vazquez was among the 158 scouts honored at the archdiocesan annual Emblem Sunday Scouting Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, a special liturgy at which Cardinal Dolan served as principal … more

New CYO Sport ‘Bowling’ Over Staten Island Youth

Chris Trapp is a newcomer to bowling with a 130 average and a high game of 201. The 12-year-old at St. Ann’s School is one of many children enjoying Staten Island CYO’s bowling … more

Cardinal Tells High School Seniors ‘God Has a Plan for Us’

Kelly Brann was still as excited when she was leaving St. Patrick’s Cathedral as she was when she departed John F. Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers earlier in the day. The parishioner of … more

Yorktown Heights School Team Shows Global Reach

Team Ex-Stream from St. Patrick’s School in Yorktown Heights exceeded expectations by placing second in New York State’s Destination Imagination competition at SUNY Broome Community College … more

Bridge Builders

Nearly 100 budding engineers—freshmen, sophomores and juniors—from five Catholic high schools on Staten Island designed and built bridge constructions and programmed mini robots as part of an … more

Stepinac ‘Ragtime’ Performances Highlight Show’s Themes

The Archbishop Stepinac High School Theatre will present three evening performances of “Ragtime” as its spring musical production beginning this month. The show’s themes of freedom, prejudice … more

Lourdes Experience in Nanuet

Youth group members at St. Anthony’s parish in Nanuet hosted and joined in a March 9 Lourdes Virtual Pilgrimage, a guided spiritual journey that brings the Lourdes experience to participants. The … more

Our Lady Help of Christians Leads CYO Cheerleading Championships

Our Lady Help of Christians, Staten Island, won three titles at the archdiocese’s CYO Cheerleading Championships at the College of Staten Island March 24. Twenty-five teams from 11 parishes, 10 … more

Students Show Openness to God’s Will at Seminary Vocations Night

Jonathan Soto attended his first Evening for Vocations in seventh grade and participated in his fourth at St. Joseph’s Seminary in Dunwoodie March 19. The senior was one of eight Cardinal Hayes … more

College of New Rochelle Names President

Dr. William W. Latimer has been named the new president of the College of New Rochelle, the college announced. Dr. Latimer, who will take over as president April 15, brings more than 20 years of … more

St. Teresa, Sacred Heart, St. Gregory Barbarigo Win Two CYO Hoop Titles

St. Teresa and Sacred Heart, both of Staten Island, and St. Gregory Barbarigo of Rockland County each won two CYO archdiocesan basketball championships at Mount St. Michael Academy in the Bronx March … more

Problem Solvers

Our Lady of Good Counsel School on Staten Island raised more than $7,500 for St. Jude’s Research Hospital at its third annual mathathon on Pi Day, March 14. A record 115 students participated this … more

Confirmation Retreat

Students participated in the Array of Hope Confirmation Retreat at Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains March 18. Some 450 students from 10 Manhattan parishes and eight parishes from … more

Stepinac Wins First State Federation Hoops Title

The Archbishop Stepinac High School boys’ basketball team captured its first New York State Federation Class AA championship with an 88-76 victory over PSAL champ South Shore in Glens Falls March … more

Stepinac, Holy Child Seniors Cited by Leukemia Society

Seniors at Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains and School of the Holy Child in Rye have been named Students of the Year by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Connecticut … more

Sheen Panel Gives Students New Perspectives in Community Service

Morgan Mangual learned more about her future than her present as one of more than 250 students from 35 archdiocesan high schools participating in the second annual Catholic Leadership Conference at … more
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