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Notre Dame of Maryland University announces three finalists for president
Feb 19 2014
Notre Dame of Maryland University has announced the names of the three finalists who are vying to lead the Baltimore institution.

Keep that cough at home: Bishops back sick-leave bill for low-wage workers
Feb 03 2014
If she gets sick, Amanda Rothschild, 29, doesn’t have to choose between missing work and paying bills.

Catholic leaders stand with governor, mayor to call for minimum wage hike
Feb 03 2014
A Feb. 3 rally at St. Vincent de Paul Church helped draw attention to matter of increasing the minimum wage.

Oak Crest honors longtime Catholic chaplain
Feb 01 2014
Suplician Father Joseph Bonadio has been celebrating Mass at Oak Crest for nearly 20 years.

Candle-lit vigil pays tribute to victims of Columbia Mall shooting
Jan 31 2014
As the sun set on Columbia Jan. 30, hundreds gathered in the cold for an interdenominational candle-lit vigil.

Reasons abound to choose Catholic schools
Jan 26 2014
Economist Anirban Basu offers six reasons why he believes parents should enroll their children in Catholic schools:.

Pope urges business leaders to serve human dignity, common good
Jan 22 2014
Business leaders have the power and the duty to reduce widespread inequality and “social exclusion,” the pope said.

Five takeaways from the bishops’ new statement on poverty
Jan 20 2014
Maryland’s Catholic bishops released a joint statement Jan. 20 urging fair treatment of workers.

Little Sisters of the Poor stand firm against mandate
Jan 13 2014
The sisters object to having to provide contraceptives, sterilizations and abortifacient drugs within their employee health insurance coverage.

Not by degree alone: passion tops factors that lead to success after college
Jan 11 2014
What course of study to choose as a college major?

Young professionals groups tap into neglected demographic
Jan 10 2014
Boys Hope Girls Hope, the Ronald McDonald House and the basilica are among organizations starting young professionals groups.

Polar vortex spurs additional beds for homeless, strands Spalding basketball team
Jan 08 2014
UPDATED: As Baltimore braced itself against sub-zero wind chill temperatures, Catholic Charities teamed with the city to house homeless people.

Renovated St. Agnes Hospital chapel sparkles
Jan 05 2014
The chapel will be renamed in honor of Cardinal William H. Keeler, honorary chairman of the hospital’s Beacon of Hope capital campaign.

Good Samaritan nurse remembers its start
Dec 14 2013
Jane Oakjones enjoys talking about her family.

On money matters, one size does not fit all
Dec 09 2013
Whether you are 50 or 90, investing and financial matters are not “one size fits all.”