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Le Moyne students watch pope’s address to Congress

More than 85 students and faculty gathered in the Reilly room at Le Moyne College Sept. 24 to watch live video of Pope Francis addressing Congress. The event was organized by Father David McCallum, SJ, special assistant for mission integration to Le Moyne’s president, Dr. Linda LeMura. Following the pope’s…





Former Celtics star speaks at Bishop Ludden

Chris Herren, 40, a former NBA basketball player for the Boston Celtics and the Denver Nuggets, spoke to the students at Bishop Ludden Jr./Sr. High School about his meteoric rise from a high school basketball player to being an NBA pick for the Boston Celtics, and his eventual abuse of…


A revolution of tenderness

PHILADELPHIA – Three weeks before Pope Francis was to arrive in the U.S., papal fever was on the rise in the City of Brotherly Love. City Hall’s gift shop was among several downtown spots with life-sized cardboard cutouts of the pope. Local TV stations broadcast traffic and organizational updates. Airport…



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Concert with Dan Schutte

Sept. 27 • Concert with Dan Schutte, composer, author and artist will be sponsored by the Rome area cluster parishes and held at St. Paul’s Church, 1807 Bedford Street, Rome, N.Y., 13440 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The evening will feature prayerful music, stories and reflections. Doors open at 6:00 p.m., and there…



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St. Patrick’s host annual pumpkin festival

ONEIDA  — On Sat. Oct. 3, from 10 a.m to 2 p.m., St. Patrick’s Catholic School in Oneida will host its annual pumpkin festival. The event will include a variety of foods, carnival games, face painting, crafts and activities for all ages. Pumpkins will be on sale at the front…