Young Catholics

By Faith Yusko
As the plane landed in Guatemala City, we all looked out the window to check out this new world we had come to. It was the Third World, and we definitely weren’t on Long Island anymore.

I, with seven other West Islip High School students, along with two of our teachers, had the opportunity to travel to Antigua, Guatemala, last summer to work with the Common Hope Organization. We worked with school children and helped build a house for a...


MANHATTAN — Two days before Christmas, four students from Holy Trinity Diocesan High School,

Bishop Peter Libasci, episcopal vicar for the eastern vicariate, presided at the annual Girl Scout convocation

Six gifted artists at St. Mary’s High School, Manhasset, recently completed a special assignment that promises to bring smiles

Bishop Murphy visited Chaminade High School in December. The day began with a senior class discussion

The diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting is offering two partial scholarships for older Catholic Boy Scouts and Venture Crew members to participate in the St. George Trek, a high adventure leadership program at Philmont Scout Ranch in northeastern New Mexico from July 7 to July 22, 2011.

Students from McGann-Mercy High School in Riverhead competed

One hundred St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School students and faculty

Three seniors at Our Lady of Mercy Academy, Syosset, have been honored

Mary Jo Lorello was a beloved teacher and softball coach at Our Lady of Mercy Academy,

Garden City — Like many students, members of the Catholic Campus Ministry are

Youth Voice

On Friday, September 21 at Kellenberg Memorial High School, a little more than “two

HICKSVILLE — Every runner at the high school and college level has the dream

In my home over the past several months, I have listened to my Dad and his friend J.P.

Five days. Five teachers. Fifty-five students. Five lessons learned. One family of faith.

“You can do it!” my grandmother Annie said. These four small words mean so

I started my freshman year in a new school with a list of clubs to choose from.


In a setting befitting a postseason championship game, Long Island high school

Kellenberg Memorial High School teammates celebrate their

Saint Mary’s High School, Manhasset, varsity boys’ lacrosse team

Holy Trinity Diocesan High School, Hicksville, defeated St. Anthony’s,