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My Bubbe would have described the first shot as “Yoyzel on de cross.”

- photo by Mitch Waxman

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New York City

Catholic Cemeteries will hold Mass to commemorate the dead Nov. 3

November is the month traditionally set aside by the church for the commemoration and prayer for those who have died.

This year Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz will preside at a Mass for the commemoration of the dead at 11 a.m. 20 more words

Archdiocesan News

Calvary Cemetery and the Aviator: A True Ghost Story from the Murky Waters of Lake Michigan, Illinois #ghosts

Get ready kiddies. It’s time for an evening ghost story! This one is based on eye witness sightings along a dark stretch of road in front of Evanston, Illinois’ Calvary Cemetery. 618 more words

Books & Stories

Eamon Carroll funeral to take place on Friday

The Funeral Mass of Eamon Carroll will take place this Friday morning.

The 33-year-old was killed in the early hours of Tuesday morning after being struck by a Garda patrol car on the main Dundalk-Carlingford Road. 112 more words

Local Deaths

The Mysterious Death of James Stapleton

A call to Calvary Cemetery has provided some more information that helps clear up some of the mystery. They told me the following:

James Stapleton was interred on 15 Jan 1915, was born in Ireland and was aged 58. 389 more words

Family Tree

Little Rock Look Back: City Councilman Angelo Marre

On September 11, 1842, future Little Rock Alderman Angelo Marre was born in Borzonaca, Italy.  He immigrated to Tennessee with his parents in 1854.

During the Civil War, he served in the Confederate Army. 377 more words