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NYC Marathon Is Music to IHM Musicians’ Ears

Two Immaculate Heart of Mary parish music ministers will be running the TCS N.Y.C. Marathon together on Sunday, Nov. 2.

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TMLA Tennis Wins Catholic State Title (with video and slideshow)

For the first time in school history, The Mary Louis Academy varsity tennis team captured the GCHSAA state championship Oct. 23.

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Still Time to Help Elect Gil Hodges to Hall!

There’s still time to sign the petition circulating to elect Gil Hodges to the Baseball Hall of Fame!

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Father Daniel Murphy, pastor of St. Saviour parish, Park Slope, not only is a huge New York Mets’ fan, but he also served as the team’s chaplain from 1984 to 1990, including the memorable World Series championship year of 1986. (Photo courtesy NET-TV)

World Series Memories Alive for St. Saviour Pastor

St. Saviour pastor Father Daniel Murphy recalls his memories of serving as Mets’ team chaplain during the 1986 World Series.

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Discounted Coaches vs. Cancer Tickets Available for CYO Teams

Get your tickets to the annual Coaches vs. Cancer College Basketball Classic Nov. 21-22 at Barclays Center. Nov. 21 will be “CYO Night.”

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R.I.P. ‘Shotgun’ Shuba

George “Shotgun” Shuba, who played seven seasons with the Brooklyn Dodgers, died peacefully Sept. 29 at the age of 89.

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CYO Welcomes New Brooklyn Parishes

A few Brooklyn parishes have joined the CYO, including St. Columba, St. Bernadette and Holy Innocents.

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St. Stan’s Continues Raising Breast Cancer Awareness

St. Stanislaus Bishop and Martyr, Ozone Park, continued its slate of games in its first annual “Battle Against Breast Cancer” hoops tournament.

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CYO Mass Opens Hoops Season

Queens Deanery No. 5 held a special CYO Mass Saturday, Oct. 18 at Our Lady of the Snows Church, North Floral Park.

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St. Clement Pope Takes Long Strides

The St. Clement Pope, Jamaica, Catholic Youth Organization track team hosted its annual “Long Stride” event on Oct. 18.

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