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Thanks for support of fish fries, especially Good Friday dinner Print E-mail
Letters to the editor
Thursday, May. 11, 2017 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

On behalf of Our Lady of the Assumption (OLA) Parish, I would like to thank everyone who supported our fish fries this past season.

In particular, we would like to thank those who attended and supported the Good Friday fish dinner.  That night we served over 325 individuals and families, some of whom may not have had a good meal that day without your donations.

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We must respond to assaults in Syria Print E-mail
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Apr. 13, 2017 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

The latest assault on civilians in Idlib province in Syria shows a brash disregard for the most vulnerable.

How can we spend our time and resources on the latest fashions or sporting events while all over the world innocent children and families suffer unimaginable hardship in in their own countries?

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Support bipartisan effort addressing climate change Print E-mail
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Apr. 27, 2017 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

I was excited to see that House Republicans have submitted a resolution to address Climate Change (H. Res 195) and important Catholic voices have expressed their support and gratitude.

For the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), Bishop Frank Dewane of Venice, Fla., and Bishop Oscar Cantu of Las Cruces, N.M., each chairs of USCCB Committees, welcomed the commitment of these legislators to address the challenge of climate change.

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April 4 election important to kids Print E-mail
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

My husband and I  have been blessed to be able to homeschool our four children and also to send them to Catholic schools for their upper grades. We have tried to  provide them with a morally and spiritually safe place where they would grow up to be compassionate and confident individuals ready to serve with their talents when they graduate.

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