June 23, 2011

VW Bugs, fondue and babies

The Catholic Review Everything old is new again. That is the adage used to describe the cyclical life of fads and other hallmarks of our society that come and go and eventually come again. From cars, fashions and even hair styles, “retro” is in … for now. Well, apparently you can add the “population bomb”...
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St. Jane Frances hosting blood drive June 26

St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church in Pasadena will hold an American Red Cross Community Blood Drive June 26, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Breakfast will be donated by St. Jane Frances Church and the Holy Name Society, and lunch will be sponsored by Beefalo Bob’s. The church is located at 8499 Virginia Ave....
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After fire destroys Arizona shrine, threatens thousands, bishop leads prayers

TUCSON, Ariz. – Across the state from the more publicized Wallow fire, a second wind-whipped wildfire forced thousands of people in southern Arizona to evacuate their homes and destroyed a Marian shrine.
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The changing face of the media

Several members of The Catholic Review are attending the annual Catholic Media Convention in Pittsburgh. Pictured are Nina Schuler Heckman (sales manager), George P. Matysek Jr. (senior writer) and Christopher Gunty (editor/associate publisher). (CR photo) PITTSBURGH – A big chunk of the talk at the Catholic Media Convention here in the Steel City seems to...
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