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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
St. Francis Medical Center holds annual blanket and coat drive
St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton, recently held its annual blanket and coat drive as part of its mission to help those in need. More ...
Friday, February 2, 2018
Let Us Adore
Actors portraying royalty kneel in homage before the infant Christ during the Three Kings celebration Jan. 15 in Sacred Heart Church, Trenton. El Centro, a division of Catholic Charities that aids the local Spanish-speaking population, rescheduled the annual event from its original date of Epiphany, Jan. 6, due to inclement weather. More ...
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
God Does Answer Prayers -- Go Eagles!
This message posted bright and early the morning of Jan. 22 obviously shows how pleased Father Daniel Swift, pastor of St. Mary of the Lakes Parish, Medford, and his parishioners are that the Philadelphia Eagles claimed the NFC Championship and are now on their way to Super Bowl LII. More ...
Monday, January 22, 2018
Immaculata University to host Duffy's Cut art exhibit
Immaculata University will host a reception to kick-off an exhibit of Duffy’s Cut paintings by artist Fred Danziger at Gabriele Library Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. More ...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Christine's Hope grants CYO $5K for youth, children's programs
Catholic Youth Organization of Mercer County recently received a $5,000 grant from Christine’s Hope For Kids Foundation to support CYO’s pre-school, after school and summer programming efforts for children and youth in Mercer County. More ...
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Brothers In Christ At Christmas
Msgr. Sam Sirianni, rector of St. Robert Bellarmine Co-Cathedral, Freehold, hosted a Christmas gathering for Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., and his brother priests of the Diocese Dec. 27. More ...
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Holy Cross Parish donates more than 600 Christmas gifts
Each year during Advent, Holy Cross families look forward to the Stars for Jesus posters in the church vestibule. Each colorful star portrays a child’s or adult’s name with a short Christmas wish list. More ...
Saturday, December 23, 2017
Lourdes Medical Center given five stars for heart failure treatment
Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals, has awarded Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County, Willingboro, a five-star rating for the third straight year. More ...
Thursday, December 14, 2017
State Department of Health acting commissioner tours Catholic Charities' ambulatory detox clinic
Opioid addiction doesn’t discriminate but access to treatment does. Low income adults living in New Jersey’s capital city had little hope of obtaining addiction recovery treatment, until the week of Dec. 4. More ...
Monday, December 11, 2017
LIFE participants enjoy Thanksgiving dinner
Staff and volunteers of LIFE at Lourdes, a unique program that assists elders to live safely at home while providing them with a team of healthcare experts, organized Thanksgiving dinner for more than 80 LIFE at Lourdes participants and their loved ones. More ...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Holy Is His Name
The first Festival of Praise in the Diocese of Trenton drew scores of enthusiastic faithful Nov. 18 to St. Mary Church, Middletown, for an evening of Charismatic praise and worship, Scripture reflections and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. More ...
Sunday, December 3, 2017

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