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Scouting report: Hobbled Fields could limit Stepinac

WHITE PLAINS – Although every offense has two options, run and pass, the Stepinac attack is almost three-pronged. The Crusaders pass, they run and they have a quarterback who can do both. 541 more words


Returning to the (Virtual) World ...

After several months of silence, dear reader, I am returning my attention to Another Town on the Hudson. Since the summer, I’ve been working on a manuscript and teaching. 150 more words

Jersey City History

Advent Message

There seems to be so much darkness at the moment. I can’t remember another year quite like this one. Over the last couple of months the news has been a procession of sadness and fear. 372 more words

That One Day At... St. Francis Wolf Sanctuary

Well, more like those two days at St. Francis Wolf Sanctuary. We first visited the sanctuary in October, 2013 when MaiTai was almost one. We had a repeat tour with one of his unschooling groups earlier this year. 857 more words


So you want to change the world?

I have never been afraid of being an island. In a sea of trends, fashions and hash tags, I have often stood still — believing in the things that have gradually anchored from my childhood to become the core for who I am in adulthood. 967 more words

Born Free Foundation

A Catholic, a Muslim, and Jew went to dinner...

It sounds like the beginning of a bad joke: a Catholic, a Muslim, and a Jew went to dinner. But this happened to me, and it remains one of the my most cherished memories in regards to spiritual matters. 1,067 more words

Faith And Spirituality