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Easter prayers for cardinal

Easter prayers for cardinal

  Millions concerned for George as he urges talks about his successorCardinal Francis George presided over Marist’s 50th anniversary celebration last September. Since then, his health has taken a downturn again and even though he was able to speak at St. Xavier University last week he will not travel to Rome for a canonization ceremony later this month and has urged church officials to begin looking for his successor. Louisville Archbishop... Read more

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Marist names new hockey coach Chuck Peters, a 1973 Marist graduate, has been named the school's new varsity hockey coach.Peters, who retired last December from his deputy chief position after 36 years with the Chicago Fire Department, has been associated with RedHawks hockey since 2008. He previously held posts with Sandburg, Andrew and Mt. Carmel high schools, as well as the St. Jude Hockey Club.His first season in charge will be the 40th year of Marist's... Read more

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This week Rock, gemand jewelry show   Moksha Imports’ Holiday Rock, Gem and Jewelry show will be held this Saturday and Sunday, April 12 and 13, from noon to 4 p.m., at Tranzformation, 5528 W. Cal-Sag Road in Alsip.  Ed and Sue from Moksha Imports (the original owners of Sanctuary Crystals) will be offering one of the finest selections of rocks, mineral specimens, crystals and jewelry in the Chicago area. (897-0778; tranzformation.biz) The Bridge TeenCenter... Read more

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Math teacher hopes votes add up for Oak …

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Math teacher hopes votes add up for Oak Lawn student needing car

  Teaching is tough profession. And those who babble on about teachers not working a full day and having summers off are misinformed and ought to be quiet.I’ve worked as a substitute teacher and while that’s not comparable to working in a school on a full-time basis, it helped me appreciate the challenges and obstacles teachers face day in, day out.No two days are the same, there are always a handful... Read more