September 11 | 20th Anniversary

September 8th, 2021|0 Comments

At the World Trade Center (WTC) site in Lower Manhattan, 2,753 people were killed when hijacked American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175 were intentionally crashed into the North and South Towers, or as a result of the crashes. Of those who perished during the initial attacks and the subsequent collapses of the towers, 343 were New York City firefighters, 23 were New York City police officers and 37 were officers at the Port Authority. The victims ranged in age from [...]

District Accepts Applications for Associate Director for Development

August 30th, 2021|0 Comments

Status: Full-Time, 12-month Administrative (exempt) Accountability: District Director of Advancement Overview: Assist the Director of Advancement in promoting the Lasallian Mission of the District; and inviting and engaging others in the support of that mission as donors and benefactors. As a member of the District’s Mission Advancement Team, collaborate with other team members on all aspects of planning and operations for the ongoing success and growth of all District development and fundraising activities. Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree with a minimum of two years [...]

Brother Benedict Oliver, FSC

August 11th, 2021|6 Comments

Words of Remembrance for Brother Benedict Oliver, FSC Written and Delivered by Br. Robert Schaefer, FSC Mass of Christian Burial Central Catholic High School August 16, 2021 All the world’s a stage And all the men and women merely players: They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts… These words from Shakespeare’s play, As You Like It, came to me as I reflected on this evening’s Mass in celebration of Brother Benedict Oliver. Since [...]

Brother Lawrence Hartung, FSC

August 7th, 2021|4 Comments

Please Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Brother Lawrence Hartung, FSC 1942 – 2021 Born Lawrence John Hartung, Jr. in Joliet IL on 8 January 1942 Received the Religious Habit on 5 July 1975 Entered the Skaneateles NY Novitiate on 1 September 1975 Pronounced Perpetual Vows in the Fall of 1984 Died at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft NJ on 7 August 2021 FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS Friday, 13 August 2021 Graveside Prayer Service & Interment – 11.00am Saint Gabriel’s Cemetery [...]

Colegio De La Salle of Bayamón Puerto Rico to Join District of Eastern North America

August 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

Opening School Mass & Covenant Signing August 6, 2021 at 10AM EDT The 700 student K-12 school becomes the newest member of DENA’s family of ministries. Eatontown, NJ – The Brothers of the Christian Schools, District of Eastern North America (DENA), is proud to announce that the Lasallian educational community of Colegio De La Salle in Bayamón, Puerto Rico will join its family of more than thirty-five ministries. Sunday, August 1, 2021, Colegio De La Salle officially became [...]

Brother William Kemmerer, FSC

July 31st, 2021|10 Comments

Words of Remembrance for Brother William Kemmerer, FSC Written and Delivered by Brother Ralph Bucci, FSC Mass of Christian Burial Saint Mel Church, Flushing, NY August 5, 2021 Wow! When? Why? What happened? The shocking realization of Richard’s sudden death! We all know he loved the Yankees and that their season isn’t the best, but what happened that Saturday night as he watched the game that caused such a reaction?? Perhaps, simply, God said to Bill, “OK, Richard, now’s the time to [...]