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School's Math Club earns Gold Level Status
Pictured from the “Mathopoly” Team are Holy Cross School sixth graders from left, Samuel Mago, Jackson Hubert, Caden Anderson  and Brandon Clayton of Middletown. Courtesy photo

Pictured from the “Mathopoly” Team are Holy Cross School sixth graders from left, Samuel Mago, Jackson Hubert, Caden Anderson  and Brandon Clayton of Middletown. Courtesy photo

Holy Cross School, Rumson, recently achieved Gold Level Status in the National Math Club. More ...
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Grant-ing a Wish
PNC Bank employees presented the CYO of Mercer County with a $3,000 grant from the bank’s “Grow Up Great Program” during a recent visit to the organization’s Broad Street Center. More ...
Thursday, April 18, 2019
We Can Be Heroes
Eighth-grade Confirmation candidates from Epiphany Parish, Brick, enjoy a faith exercise during the “Be the Hero” retreat, led by Zach Morris, a student in The Catholic University of America, Washington, who is earning a bachelor of arts degree in theology and religious studies with a pastoral ministry certificate. More ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
NASA rep shows St. Rose students vastness of space
When science teacher Karen Blaser came across the NASA Ambassador program, she knew immediately it would give her fifth and sixth grade students a great boost in their understanding of space. More ...
Monday, April 15, 2019
Good Works For A Worthy Cause
After work hours April 5, more than two dozen Diocesan Chancery staff members enjoyed a Friday evening of fun and fellowship when they participated in a painting fundraiser to benefit El Centro, a program of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton. More ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Candidates retreat with Our Mother
Men who are preparing to serve as deacons in the Diocese gathered for a retreat March 9-11 in Our Lady of Czestochowa Shrine, Doylestown, Pa. More ...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
St. Rose students recognized in regional poetry contest
Student winners hailing from St. Rose Grammar School, Belmar, were recognized recently for their original works in the regional Catholic Daughters of the Americas Poetry Competition. More ...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
CBA hosts 60th annual father-son Communion breakfast
For 60 years, Christian Brothers Academy has upheld an annual tradition in which students and their fathers come together for Mass and breakfast. More ...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Rumson fifth grader wins NJNG contest
Each year, New Jersey Natural Gas’s Conserve to Preserve program challenges students to practice energy conservation and to encourage conservation in their communities as part of their Kids and Conservation initiative. More ...
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Cohort parishes bond during murder mystery
A murder happened between two parishes, but in a fun kind of way... More ...
Sunday, March 24, 2019
Federation marks late priest's memory with scholarship presentation
The Mercer County Federation of Holy Name Societies held its 63rd annual Monsignor Crean Memorial Scholarship Breakfast March 17 in St. Raphael-Holy Angels Parish, Hamilton. More ...
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Conveying The Message
As a way to spread the word about 24 Hours For the Lord, St. Mary Parish, Middletown, had large, colorful banners and billboards made and strategically placed in locations that would catch people's attention. More ...
Monday, March 18, 2019
Trusdell named GCU's vice president for finance and administration
Longtime higher education leader and finance expert James E. Trusdell is Georgian Court University’s new vice president for finance and administration. More ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Read Across America
Six student members of Red Bank Catholic High School’s Casey Caregivers Club and varsity cheerleaders visited students at the Schroth School March 1 where they enjoyed Disney craft projects for their Disney themed Read Across America program. More ...
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Celebrating St. Patrick's Day
Father Christopher Dayton, parochial vicar of St. Rose Parish, Belmar, at left, and Msgr. Edward Arnister, pastor, pose for a photo during the Belmar St. Patrick's Day parade held March 3. More ...
Monday, March 4, 2019
New pharmacy in St. Francis Medical Center
Community Pharmacy recently opened its new in-house pharmacy in St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton. The Community Pharmacy is conveniently located on the hospital’s first floor, next to the cafeteria. More ...
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Mater Dei Prep draws record crowd for Seraph Strong Gala
On Feb. 9, Mater Dei Prep held its signature fundraising event, the Seraph Strong Gala, in the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel. More ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Catholic Charities' Loughery appointed to oversight board
Susan Loughery, director of operations for Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, has been appointed by Gov. Philip Murphy to an oversight board for healthcare providers. More ...
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Priest, police help save a life through collaboration
What could have ended in tragedy became a story of hope for one former resident of Atlantic Highlands, thanks to the timely response of a diocesan priest and local law enforcement. More ...
Thursday, February 7, 2019
CARES program to host art exhibit Feb. 18
The C.A.R.E.S. (Children Are Really Extra Special) program of St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton, will host its fourth annual art exhibit Feb. 18. More ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
School of Nursing appoints new dean
Sharnee Moore-Jervis, has been appointed dean of St. Francis Medical Center School of Nursing, Trenton. More ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
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 ...
Sunday, January 20, 2019
CBA adopts new 'device-free zone' in cafeteria
Face-to-face conversation has returned to the Christian Brothers Academy cafeteria this school year as the Lincroft secondary school has banned the use of computers, tablets and smartphones during its lunch periods. More ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
ESL, high school diploma prep schedule announced
The educational services department of St. Francis Community Center, Brant Beach, has scheduled registration Jan. 14, 15 and 28 for its slate of 2019 winter classes in N.J. high school diploma preparation (GED) and English as a second language (ESL). More ...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Community Meeting
St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton, recently hosted the Capital City Community Coalition (4C) Community Meeting at Friendship Baptist Church in Trenton. More ...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Making Advent wreaths is special time for Rumson parish
Each year, the first Sunday of Advent is marked by a special event in Holy Cross Parish, Rumson. More ...
Thursday, December 13, 2018

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