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TRUMBULL—St. Joseph High School, southern Connecticut’s premier college preparatory school, announced today that notable radio personality, Anna Zap, host of the Anna and Raven Show, will deliver the keynote speech during their annual Ladies Luncheon event to be held at the Great River Golf Club in Read More ››
Giving Day is February 27th
FAIRFIELD—Mark your calendars for Giving Day 2020 on Thursday, February 27.
Saint Catherine Center has participated in the annual, one-day, online fundraising initiative since 2016, attracting new supporters each year. In 2019, we surpassed our goal. This year, in celebration of the upcoming Read More ››
DANBURY—Immaculate High School will honor Ralph McIntosh of Newtown and Marie Proverb of Danbury at its 15th Annual Gala on Saturday, March 21 at the Amber Room Colonnade in Danbury. Both honorees are being celebrated for their vast commitment to Immaculate High School and the community Read More ››
WILTON—Connor Bowron and Lauren Davis, two students from Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Academy in Wilton, were honored recently during the 13th Annual Tyler Ugolyn Memorial Basketball Tournament. The tournament is named in memory of 1993 OLF graduate Tyler Ugolyn, who perished in the 9/11 terrorist Read More ››
SOUTHBURY—SJCA students in grades K-8 enjoyed a beautiful and chilly day observing Bald Eagles at the Shepaug Dam Eagle Observation Area in Southbury. Students were able to view both adult and juvenile eagles. They witnessed eagles skimming the water and actually standing in the shallow water Read More ››
FAIRFIELD—“As believers, we form a community, each of us a living brick held together by mortar that is divine, that is the Holy Spirit in our midst, ” said Bishop Frank J. Caggiano at the recent Catholic Business Forum Mass and Brunch held at Fairfield University.
The Read More ››
BRIDGEPORT—For the third year, parishes and churches throughout the Diocese of Bridgeport are invited to apply for funding that will innovate and re-energize religious education programs, youth ministry initiatives or other faith formation projects that target underserved groups.
Responding to Bishop Caggiano’s invitation to lifelong formation, in Read More ››
DANBURY—Brian Hayes, Immaculate High School’s long-running cross country and track coach, was recently chosen to receive the Connecticut High School Coaches Association Award for Outstanding Coach of the Year for Girls Cross Country.
This is Coach Hayes second big honor in two years, as last year he Read More ››
STAMFORD —For many years, Noelle Amann was a sidewalk counselor who stood outside the Planned Parenthood clinic in Stamford, trying to persuade women to choose life. Some were there for abortions, others health services, and as they entered, they were accompanied by escorts who kept them Read More ››
“You learn through immersion. Like going to another country to learn a language, being fully immersed you learn so, so much,” said Katie Curry, one of the first Fellows accepted into the Aquinas Fellowship Program (AFP).
Bishop Frank J. Caggiano had launched the Aquinas Fellowship Program in Read More ››
“Tonight we celebrate the gift of Catholic education and the opportunity it allows for innovation, leadership and transformation,” reflected Most Reverend Frank J. Caggiano, as he lead a prayer for the Catholic school educators recently awarded 2020 grants in innovation and leadership.
“Together, we celebrate our common Read More ››
VATICAN CITY—Old age “is not a disease, it’s a privilege,” and Catholic dioceses and parishes miss a huge and growing resource if they ignore their senior members, Pope Francis said.
“We must change our pastoral routines to respond to the presence of so many older people in Read More ››
DANBURY—In their second year as a competitive team, Immaculate High School’s Brave Engineers Team has once again captured the Connecticut Real World Design Challenge championship title.
Under the guidance of teacher advisor Jeanine Antonios and mentor Ruthanne Szumski from Pratt and Whitney Aircraft Engines, the Brave Engineers Read More ››