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St. Jerome students join in rocket science project
Launch Time • Model rocket club members from St. Jerome School proudly display their own self-made rocket models.  Courtesy photo

Launch Time • Model rocket club members from St. Jerome School proudly display their own self-made rocket models.  Courtesy photo

St. Jerome School, West Long Branch, started offering an enrichment period for the middle school this year by having students explore topics outside the normal curriculum. More ...
Thursday, June 14, 2018

St. Francis celebrates second year of mentoring program
St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton, recently hosted a year-end luncheon to celebrate the second year of its Big Brothers/Big Sisters mentor program. The celebration included lunch, trivia games and testimonials from the 24 mentors and 18 students. More ...
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Gathering of Burlington Brothers
Priests serving in parishes in Burlington County joined Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., for an afternoon of fellowship June 7 in St. Isaac Jogues Parish, Marlton. More ...
Friday, June 8, 2018
Living the Gospel
Parishioners in St. Gregory the Great pooled their talents to provide meals for 700 guests of the Loaves and Fishes program held in St. Mary of the Assumption Cathedral, Trenton, May 26. More ...
Friday, June 1, 2018
Spring Gathering
On May 31, Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., shared a meal and friendly conversation with more than 20 priests attending the Mercer County Vicariate Picnic, held this year in St. James Parish, Pennington, with priests from Mercer County. More ...
Friday, June 1, 2018
Lourdes hospitals to hosts one-day nursing camp
Lourdes hospitals will host a one-day nursing camp this summer. More ...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Community 'heroes' honored in Rumson school
Police officers, firefighters, EMTs and lifeguards of Rumson and the surrounding area gathered May 10 in Holy Cross Church, Rumson, for Ascension Thursday Mass, during which students and faculty of Holy Cross School honored the community heroes. More ...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Hamilton parish generates $4K through Sock Hop for homeless
For the homeless, when it comes to fighting weather extremes, a pair of new socks can make a huge difference. More ...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
New chief of cardiology appointed
Dr. Hans Bauer, Jr., a resident of Mount Laurel and an interventional cardiologist with Lourdes Cardiology, has been appointed as Chief of the Division of Cardiology at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center. More ...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Music workshop slated for St. Gregory the Great Parish
St. Gregory the Great Parish, Hamilton Square, will host a workshop on music for the Mass entitled “Liturgical Music is the Song of the Supper of the Lamb” May 9 at 7:30 p.m. More ...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Reliving History
Third graders in St. Jerome School, West Long Branch, brought history to life April 27 as they transformed their school into a wax museum. More ...
Monday, April 30, 2018
Environmental fair highlights theme of being good stewards of the earth
On Sunday, April 15, the social justice committee in St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Hightstown, held its annual environmental fair, which is a family oriented event featuring a fun and educational puppet show, a big craft table and many hands-on activities. More ...
Monday, April 23, 2018
CBA hosts businessmen for ethics symposium
The business world is a tricky realm to navigate in 2018. Handling the business world with ethical integrity is even tougher in today’s culture of instant gratification. More ...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Monmouth County parish mission to feature Father Larry Richards
“Your Life Will Be Changed Forever!” will be the theme of a parish mission to be held April 30 through May 3 in St. Robert Bellarmine Co-Cathedral, 61 Georgia Road, Freehold. More ...
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
All-Star performances at Mercer County CYO games
Notre Dame’s Eve Crawford, right, displays the Most Valuable Player trophy she won for leading her team to victory in the Mercer County CYO High School All-Star Basketball game March 23. More ...
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Rep. Smith extols virtues of St. Patrick at Hamilton parade
New Jersey Congressman Chris Smith (R-04) joined various community leaders during the March 24 St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Hamilton, speaking on the importance of the Irish saint’s teaching and Christian leadership. More ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Lourdes Burlington opens new outpatient infusion unit
Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County, Willingboro, recently held a dedication ceremony for its new Infusion Unit. More ...
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Chastity Focus
Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., surprises sophomores of Notre Dame High School, Lawrenceville, as he drops in for a quick visit during their Spirituality Day March 14 in St. Ann Church, Lawrenceville. More ...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Lourdes cardiologist's study shows "Extravascular ICD" as being a feasible approach for treating sudden cardiac arrest
For patients at high-risk of sudden cardiac arrest, an electrical malfunction in the heart that causes abrupt loss of heart function, an “extravascular” system with pacemaker and defibrillator features has the potential to provide pacing without the need for intracardiac hardware placement, according to a recent study in the journal HeartRhythm, led by researcher and principal investigator Darius Sholevar, M.D., of Lourdes Cardiology. More ...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Every student is an Olympic champion in Holy Cross School
In honor of the great international tradition that is the Olympic Games, Holy Cross Preschool, Rumson, hosted its own Preschool Olympics. More ...
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Students create videos on becoming school principals
Some school leaders may shudder if you were to ask a middle school student the question, “What would you do if you were a school principal?” More ...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Parish celebrates diversity with international food fest
To showcase its kaleidoscope of ethnicities, St. David the King Parish, West Windsor, hosted “A Taste at St. David the King,” its first International potluck supper Jan. 27, asking parishioners to bring their families’ favorite ethnic foods to share. More ...
Sunday, February 25, 2018
With Love From Hightstown to Africa
St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Hightstown, showed love for African orphans during its ninth annual “Project Love for Africa” held Feb. 10-11. More ...
Friday, February 23, 2018
St. Benedict Parish celebrates Fat Tuesday
Parishioners of all ages flocked to St. Benedict Parish, Holmdel, Feb. 13 for the community’s first celebration of Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday. More ...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Women's health fair scheduled March 3
LourdesCare at New Hanover, a comprehensive outpatient center that offers expert radiology testing and physical therapy services, is hosting a free women’s health fair March 3 from 9 a.m. to noon at 25 Wrightstown-Cookstown Road, just outside the entrance to McGuire Air Force Base. More ...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
CSW Appreciation Days in Lincroft, Cinnaminson

Appreciation Days are a highlight of most Catholic Schools Week celebrations.

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Saturday, February 10, 2018

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