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Fitchburg’s St. Anthony parish school closing

Fitchburg’s St. Anthony parish school closing

By Tanya Connor  The Catholic Free Press St. Anthony Elementary School in Fitchburg is not re-opening next fall, according to those involved. Among reasons they cited were decreased enrollment, financial difficulties, demographics and disgruntled families. “It’s just really sad – (it’s) a good school,” said Delma L. Josephson, superintendent of schools. “I think everything came […]

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Milford Catholic School closing

Milford Catholic School closing

William T. Clew The Catholic Free Press MILFORD – The closing of Milford Catholic Elementary School will bring to an end 137 years of Catholic schools in Milford. Milford Catholic Elementary will close for the 2017-2018 year, Michael Walsh, chairman of the school board, said in a letter to parents and friends of the school Tuesday. […]

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Always in ministry, now an ordained minister

Always in ministry, now an ordained minister

By Tanya Connor | The Catholic Free Press “As of Saturday morning I will end 36 years of ministry as a lay person.” Paul Covino, director of campus ministry at Assumption College, was reflecting on his ordination to the permanent diaconate a few days before it took place. On June 3 he was ordained to […]

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