Building Bridges • Dominic D’Erasmo and Jordan Hewitt, sixth grade students in St. Peter School, Point Pleasant Beach, hold the bridges they constructed for their annual research project. Photo courtesy of Lorraine McDonnell
For the past few weeks, the hallways of St. Peter School, Point Pleasant Beach, have been lined with architectural wonder: model bridges, based on their real life counterparts.
When he came to St. John the Baptist Parish, Allentown, to speak at Call to the Wall, a morning conference for men May 13 during which local and nationally known speakers shared their professional testimonies and challenged participants to delve deeper in their faith, speaker Bear Woznick focused on the meaning of masculine spirituality and how it can be misunderstood. More ... Monday, May 22, 2017
“Wings of Wonder” is the title of the entry that kindergartners from Holy Cross School, Rumson, are submitting in the Monmouth Conservation Foundation’s annual Kids for Conservation Contest. More ... Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The community of St. Rose School, Belmar, took hundreds of thousands of dancing, walking, skipping, hopping and determined steps May 10 towards making a Catholic school education a bit more affordable. More ... Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Griffin Cole, a student in Mater Dei Prep, Middletown, and participant in the school’s Seraph Players performing arts program, was chosen to attend the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art Summer Program in London, England. More ... Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Donovan Catholic High School, Toms River, will host a free citizenship preparation class. Testing and registration will be held June 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. Classes will be held every Tuesday and Thursday evening from June 20 to July 27. B More ... Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Just as boys and girls across the Diocese have been celebrating their First Holy Communions over the past weeks, so, too, did families celebrate May 6 as a group of youngsters from Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony Parish, Hamilton, were welcomed to the Lord’s table to receive the Eucharist for the first time. More ... Friday, May 12, 2017
With the sun beating down on a field wet from a storm the night before, hundreds gathered April 29 at Duck Pond Park for the first West Windsor Community Day, organized in part by St. David the King Parish. More ... Thursday, May 4, 2017
Before some 250 faculty, staff, friends and students, five men and women who have supported the mission and vision of Trenton Catholic Academy were recognized in a special way during the Celebrating Iron Mikes Gala held April 22 in Cedar Gardens, Hamilton. More ... Thursday, May 4, 2017
Collier Youth Services will host its annual gala dinner dance June 8 in The Addison Park, Aberdeen, from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. This year’s theme is “Celebrating 90 Years of Belonging, Dignity and Hope,” and will feature entertainment by Mission Dance.
A rally scheduled for May 13 in St. John the Baptist Parish, Allentown, aims to show the men of the Diocese of Trenton faith and masculinity can go together like a surfer and his board, or a motorcycle rider and his favorite leathers. More ... Thursday, May 4, 2017
The following events have been scheduled in observance of the 100th anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima, when the Blessed Mother appeared to the three children in the Portuguese village of Fatima. More ... Wednesday, May 3, 2017
For six years, John DiDomenico considered it an honor to be part of his parish’s production of “The Living Last Supper” – so much so, that not even wearing a chemotherapy pump could keep him from performing in the play roughly two years ago. More ... Sunday, April 30, 2017