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    Flint, Mich. (CNA/EWTN News) --"It all started before Christmas. We knew something was wrong with the water." Vicky Schultz is president and CEO of Catholic Charities of Shiawassee and Genesee Counties, headquartered in Flint, Mich. In a recent interview, ...

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  • What Catholics are doing about Flint's water scandal

    Flint, Mich. (CNA/EWTN News) --"It all started before Christmas. We knew something was wrong with the water." Vicky Schultz is president and CEO of Catholic Charities of Shiawassee and Genesee Counties, headquartered in Flint, Mich. In a recent interview, ...

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  • From Cardinal Seán's blog

    As I left off last week, we were about to take part in the March for Life. Although, because of the snowstorm, the Witness to Life Pilgrimage led by Father Matt Williams had to cancel their trip for many of our young people, I was very gratified that ...

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  • Conca named principal of Xaverian Brothers High

    WESTWOOD -- Xaverian Brothers High School announced last week that Jacob Conca will succeed Domenic Lalli as principal effective July 1. An Attleboro native and 1994 graduate of the school, Conca was a member of the National Honor Society, football, ...

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What Catholics are doing about Flint's water scandal


Flint, Mich. (CNA/EWTN News) --"It all started before Christmas. We knew something was wrong with the water." Vicky Schultz is president and CEO of Catholic Charities of Shiawassee and Genesee Counties, headquartered in Flint, Mich. In a recent interview, she recounted the development of the city's public health crisis over the last two years.

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From Cardinal Seán's blog


As I left off last week, we were about to take part in the March for Life. Although, because of the snowstorm, the Witness to Life Pilgrimage led by Father Matt Williams had to cancel their trip for many of our young people, I was very gratified that we still had many busloads of people able to come to the March for Life as well as our seminarians from St. John's Seminary and Redemptoris Mater Seminary.

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Conca named principal of Xaverian Brothers High


WESTWOOD -- Xaverian Brothers High School announced last week that Jacob Conca will succeed Domenic Lalli as principal effective July 1. An Attleboro native and 1994 graduate of the school, Conca was a member of the National Honor Society, football, swimming and track teams while at Xaverian. After graduating from Amherst College, he received his master's degree in education from Providence College and his Ph.D. from Boston College. His teaching and coaching experience includes middle school and high school.

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Wrentham nun helps rescue man pinned under tree


WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) -- A 74-year-old man who was pinned underneath a tree in Wrentham was rescued with the help of a nun. Police say they received a call around 4 p.m. Jan. 30 from a nun reporting that a man was yelling for help in the woods near Mount St. Mary's Abbey.

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Brandley named regional director of St. John Paul II Catholic Academy


DORCHESTER -- The Board of Trustees of St. John Paul II Catholic Academy have announced the appointment of Catherine T. Brandley as regional director. Brandley currently serves as principal of the academy's Neponset campus and will succeed Sister Ellen Powers, who is retiring at the conclusion of the 2015/2016 school year.

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Gala to benefit health care efforts in Haiti


QUINCY -- Over 400 people are expected to attend the Saint Rock Haiti Foundation 2016 Annual Gala, Feb. 25, to support the foundation's outreach programs in Haiti. The Saint Rock Haiti Foundation is a non-profit organization that seeks to provide social services and health care to the community of Saint Rock, Haiti. Founded in 2002, the organization runs several community outreach programs, including a micro-loan program, a shelter program, and an educational sponsorship program.

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