Browsing the January 2018 archive of Current Events

Opioid Epidemic

Posted by Marcus Ebenhoe on 1/25/18

January 22, 2018 It was reported in the January 9 edition of the Democrat and Chronicle that every village and town had a resident who suffered an opioid overdose last year. Countywide, there were at least 395 residents died in the past year. Previously, in an editorial the D&C ... Read More »

National Migration Week - Fr. Kevin McKenna

Posted by Marcus Ebenhoe on 1/03/18

As we celebrate National Migration Week, we have an opportunity to reflect on the gifts that have been brought to us by our refugee friends. As Pope Francis reminded us in his 2018 World Day of Peace Message: “When we turn that [contemplative] gaze to migrants and refugees, we ... Read More »