Around the Diocese
Updated: April 6th, 2015
BILL COOK, Special to the Chronicle
Saturday, 18 April 2015
OREGON—Every year on March 19th the Little Sisters of the Poor celebrate the St. Joseph feast day by inviting the bishop and priests of the Diocese of Toledo to the Sacred Heart Home for liturgy and a luncheon. Bishop Daniel E. Thomas visits with St. Joseph Feast Day Luncheon attendees at t...
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Thursday, 16 April 2015
SYLVANIA—The Lourdes University Drama Society presents the eighth annual Festival of One Acts April 17-19. The program features original works by the winners of the society’s 2014 One Act Playwriting Competition. The competition garnered interna...
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Wednesday, 15 April 2015
World War II hero Sgt. Alexander A. Drabik is to be inducted posthumously into the Ohio Military Hall of Fame for valor at 11:30 a.m. April 24 in the State House Atrium, Columbus. Sgt. Drabik was nominated by the Holland Springfield Spencer Township ...
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Monday, 06 April 2015
TIFFIN—The Tiffin Calvert Alumni 2015 Hall of Fame induction dinner is to be May 16 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Calvert High School, 152 Madison St. This year’s inductees include:• Chuck Cooper, St. Mary & St. Joseph Service to CCS Award;• Dick ...
ROSE ROCCISANO BARTO, Special to the Chronicle
Saturday, 04 April 2015
When Mary Dietz was a child, she was fascinated by nuns. Dressed in their habits and crucifixes, they stood out when Ms. Dietz and her family shopped in downtown Toledo. Why did they dress like that? What was that necklace all about? As a young girl...
MICHELE JUREK, Special to the Chronicle
Friday, 03 April 2015
MANSFIELD—When one of your alumni lives in Alaska and competes as a musher in the annual Iditarod, it inspires pride in your school. For Mansfield St. Peter High School, it also inspires a charity f...
MICHELE JUREK, Special to the Chronicle
Friday, 03 April 2015
MILAN—Whether it’s organizing altar server schedules, preparing children for the sacraments or working with other parishes on regional programs, the pastoral associate at Milan St. Anthony and Nor...
CHERIE SPINO, Chronicle Writer
Thursday, 02 April 2015
DEFIANCE—One Wednesday night, second-graders in the Defiance Holy Cross gym sounded out a word in their religion texts — tran-sub-stan-tiation. In the school chapel, adults gathered to hear a tal...
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Thursday, 02 April 2015
TIFFIN—The third Deaconcolor 5K Run, which honors the memory of former Tiffin St. Joseph business manager Deacon Dan Scherger, is set to begin at 10 a.m. May 9 at Hedges-Boyer Park in Tiffin. ...
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
OREGON—Leaders at Oregon St. Kateri Catholic Schools have named a new principal and development director for the next school year. Kevin Parkins, a Maumee native who has been with the school si...