Author Archives: Jill Esfeld

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Boys to men

When high school sophomores Carter Clause and David Belpedio from Church of the Nativity Parish here volunteered at the Gillis Center for Boys in Kansas City, Mo., last Christmas, they were surprised at the condition…
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Against all odds

Five years ago, while training for her seventh marathon, Holy Trinity parishioner Linda Crosthwait was running through a crosswalk here that she thought was clear.
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Rub-a-dub-dub

“Five Men in a Tub” may sound like characters from a revamped nursery rhyme. But to Bishop Miege high school here, it’s more like a fairy tale.
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Spirit of Mother Teresa spans an ocean

Even though construction of their church won’t be completed until early December, Mother Teresa of Calcutta Parish members recently gathered in their temporary “church” at Hayden High School here to applaud the completion of a…