December 10, 2010

Monsignor Slade School Donates Toys for Children of Migrant Farm Workers in Florida

Students at Monsignor Slade Catholic School, located in Glen Burnie, organized a toy drive to benefit children living in a migrant farming community located in Apopka, Florida. The students collected 38 boxes of toys weighing almost 800 pounds, which were then transported by Southwest Airlines to Florida. Monsignor Slade has supported “The Christmas Store” project,...
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Knights of Columbus to hold fundraiser at Bob Evans

On Dec.13 a fundraiser will be held at Bob Evans at 14 Belair South Pkwy. from 4 to 9 p.m. to support the charitable giving of the Bel Air Knights of Columbus Knights Ladies. Santa will be visiting from 4 to 8 p.m. For information call Pat at 410-879-5872.
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John Philip Sousa couldn’t say no

A tapestry at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore commemorates a performance by John Philip Sousa in the 1880s. The concert benefitted a new Baltimore hospital built by the Sisters of Mercy. (Mercy Medical Center Photo/Kevin Parks) Nuns with a good cause are generally unstoppable. Consider this fascinating story I learned Dec. 9 while on a...
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