Tuesday, 09 August 2011 12:04
Fifty-one years later, Lafond was “pleasantly surprised” to see in a Tidings’ story (May 5, 2011) where her “prayers had taken” one of the missionaries listed on the card that she has kept throughout the years (it now rests on a “prayer altar” next to her bed).
Friday, 05 August 2011 09:09
Fr. Robert Byrne, former pastor of St. Cyprian, diesFuneral Mass was held July 20 at St. Cyprian, Long Beach, for Father Robert Byrne, 86, a retired priest of the archdiocese who died July 13.
Friday, 05 August 2011 08:58
Friday, 05 August 2011 08:52
St. Finbar organizes blood drive for school student
BURBANK — St. Finbar in Burbank will hold a blood drive for parish school student Matthew Fernandez on Aug. 7, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., at St. Finbar’s Community Center. The five-year-old was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia on April 3 and is currently receiving treatment from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
Friday, 05 August 2011 08:49
In June, the soon-to-be-a-sophomore at UCLA from Los Alamitos played in his first professional golf tournament, which just happened to be the U.S. Open. He not only made the cut into the final two rounds of the storied venue, but was the low amateur with an even-par 284 at the challenging Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland. The teenager’s scorecard (75-67-70-72, tied for 21st) was the best by a non-professional in four decades.