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Archbishop Leonard P. Blair

Archbishop Blair, Cindi Bigelow to speak at FACS breakfast

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From a press release: Bloomfield – Archbishop Leonard P. Blair and the Foundation for the Advancement of Catholic Schools (FACS) are hosting the annual Archbishop’s St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. Proceeds from this event will provide support for FACS to offer scholarships and fund […] [Read More]
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St. John Paul II School, a Catholic pre-kindergarten through grade 8 school in New Britain, announces that it will be closing at the end of the 2014-15 academic year.

Hartford Archdiocese to close school in New Britain

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From a press release: New Britain — St. John Paul II School, a Catholic pre-kindergarten through grade 8 school in New Britain, announces that it will be closing at the end of the 2014-15 academic year because the sponsoring parish, Holy Cross, is no longer able to sustain its school. After substantial, careful consultation with […] [Read More]

Humanists & Freethinkers list winter schedule

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Here’s the latest schedule from the Humanists & Freethinkers of Fairfield County: Mon, January 12: A showing of the Oscar-nominated movie “The Last Campaign of Governor Booth Gardner”, followed by a conversation with Tim Appleton, Manager of Compassion & Choices – Connecticut about aid-in-dying. Wednesday, January 28 Book Club HFFC top choice based on suggestions […] [Read More]

Mohegan Sun trip planned in Ansonia

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ANSONIA-St. Peter and St. Paul Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church will be sponsoring a bus trip to the Mohegan Sun casino to raise money for its centennial celebration. The trip will take place Nov. 23 with the bus leaving from Nolan Field at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $30 per person but that money comes back in […] [Read More]

Bingo night in Ansonia

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ANSONIA-St. Peter and St. Paul Ukrainian Greek Catholic church will be conducting a bingo night Saturday in the church hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. Saturday with the first numbers called at 6:45 p.m. Proceeds go to the church. [Read More]
Eva Schloss

Holocaust survivor to speak Sunday in Milford

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From a press release: MILFORD — Eva Schloss of London will be in Milford to deliver a talk at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 2, at Connecticut Post 14 Theater at the Westfield Mall in Milford. The event, “A Unique & Historic Evening,” is sponsored by the Hebrew Congregation of Woodmont/Chabad. Tickets are $30 in […] [Read More]
John Rafferty

Secular leader to dispel ‘Christian Nation myth’

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From a press release: NORWALK — The President of the Secular Humanist Society of New York, John Rafferty, will discuss the five arguments most often used by right-wing proponents in describing their view of the history of our nation in Norwalk Nov. 10. The talk is titled “Is America a Christian Nation?” and is sponsored […] [Read More]
Categories: Norwalk, Religion

Bingo tonight at Ansonia’s St. Peter and St. Paul

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ANSONIA-Bingo will be the call beginning at 6:45 p.m. tonight in the church hall of St. Peter and St. Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church on Howard Avenue. Profits from the game are used to support the church. [Read More]
Archbishop Leonard P. Blair

Archbishop Blair to visit Hamden’s Sacred Heard Academy

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From a press release: HAMDEN — Archbishop Leonard P. Blair will preside over Sacred Heart Academy’s annual Enthronement Mass on Friday, October 3, beginning at 8:10 am. Enthronement will take place in the Mount Sacred Heart Chapel on the campus at 265 Benham Street in Hamden. There are three events on the Sacred Heart Academy […] [Read More]

Ukrainian Day Festival in Stamford Sunday

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STAMFORD-The 47th annual State Ukrainian Day Festival will take place today (September 14) beginning at 11 a.m. at St. Basil College Seminary, 195 Glenbrook Road in Stamford. The event will begin with a celebration of Divine Liturgy at 11 a.m. Throughout the day there will be Ukrainian entertainment, merchandise and foods like pyrohy (dumplings), holubci […] [Read More]