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Gallery: 29 children make First Reconciliation

Twenty-nine children made their First Reconciliation on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, with Father Jim and Father John Buehler of Historic Old St. John’s officiating. The members of the Class of 2019 are: Sophia Rose Arcuri, Alexa Candace Asaro, Talia Elyse Carbone, Mikayla Marie Charlebois, Anthony DiPierro, Nicholas Anthony Hall, December Luke Htoo, Cecilia Rae Hyatt, Vincent James Hyatt, Francesca Elise Kane, Vincenzo Anthony LaPaglia, Nova Ja […]

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New year brings new beginnings

A new year — always filled with anticipation and renewed hope. And new beginnings. In our parish in the coming year, many couples will celebrate their new beginnings by pledging themselves in marriage before God, and others will be welcoming children and baptizing them into the faith. Those sacraments are just the beginning. “From the […]

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Winter morning Mass cancellation policy created

Father Jim has instituted a weekday morning Mass policy to help worshippers cope with inclement weather. If Utica city schools are closed due to weather concerns, there will be NO 8:30 a.m. morning Mass. That’s only if schools are closed. If schools are delayed, there still will be Mass. You can check local TV and […]

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Joseph Rizzo aims high in his life

If you’ve ever wondered what the phrase “well-rounded individual” means, take one look at Joseph Rizzo. He loves golf, swimming and the outdoors; plays three musical instruments; is studying Latin and Spanish, and loves math and science in school; is working toward becoming an Eagle Scout; and wants to be neurosurgeon and help people. Not […]