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Frequently asked questions about the extraordinary synod of bishops
Sep 23 2014
Find out answers to questions such as, "What is a synod?"

St. Vincent expands program housing homeless families
Sep 22 2014
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore is expanding a program that rapidly rehouses families who are homeless in Baltimore City.

Archdiocese celebrates 225th anniversary with contemporary Christian concert
Sep 22 2014
Some 1,000 Catholics gathered Sept. 21 for a concert by two-time Grammy-nominated Catholic musician Matt Maher.

Despite 50 years of ‘War on Poverty,’ prosperity for many seems elusive
Sep 21 2014
According to the Census Bureau’s new statistics, released Sept. 16, poverty in the United States is down, but only slightly.

With binge drinking on rise, colleges take steps to address its dangers
Sep 19 2014
Data released by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism shows that more than 80 percent of college students consume alcohol.

Church upbringing credited for siblings’ achievement, bond
Sep 19 2014
It’s not unusual for the bond between brothers and sisters to be strong.

Out and About: Check out day trip ideas, festivals and more
Sep 18 2014
Check out the following list of events and activities.

Locust Point parish basks in Star-Spangled glow
Sep 15 2014
The 11 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Locust Point drew urban hipsters, tourists and old-timers decked out in red, white and blue.

Parkville mom makes big strides in raising funds for people with autism
Sep 13 2014
In 2010, Trish Kane joined the board of the Abilities Network.

Beyond the Bell: St. Frances Academy football takes leap of faith
Sep 11 2014
St. Frances Academy has come this far this fast by heeding the example of its foundress.

Key to Key: Gephardt portrays author of Star-Spangled Banner
Sep 10 2014
For an audience to believe Alan Gephardt is Francis Scott Key, Gephardt has to believe it.

Iraqi Christian woman details how militants kidnapped her 3-year-old
Sep 03 2014
An Iraqi Christian woman has described how her 3-year-old daughter was abducted by Islamist terrorists.

Living beyond expectations, Cumberland man exudes ‘no-quit attitude’
Aug 30 2014
“Doctors said I wasn’t supposed to make it past my twenties,” Shand Crawford wrote, “but I’m still here!"

Maryland State Fair in full swing
Aug 29 2014
Fairgoers can indulge in numerous traditional concessions, exhibits, rides and games.