Warren, MI - More than 125 De La Salle Collegiate High School football players, parents, coaches and faculty recently gathered to honor the healthcare heroes at Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital in Warren as they entered and exited the hospital during their 7 a.m. shift change. The associates were very touched by this special act of kindness.
May 18, 2020 A picture is worth a thousand words! Yes, this is a photo from this weekend of Charlie. In sending the photo, Robert Bimonte has added that Charlie “is now in the hospital’s respiratory rehab unit and is doing very well. He is aware and alert and speaking.” [As Charlie continues his progress, we will now intend to send only one update (on Monday’s) per week.] Prayers to continue, please! Sharing Our Own Reflections. During this extended uncertain time, we [...]
Boca Raton, FL - The parking lot was packed with cars on Saturday as seniors from the class of 2020 from St. John Paul II Academy in Boca Raton received their high school diplomas. Graduates had smiles on their faces and cheered as they stayed in their cars decked out with balloons and held signs of praise. Faculty from the school handed out their diplomas and congratulated them one-by-one. Senior Gianna Sesto said, “It’s pretty cool. This is like more fun than [...]
Rose Brennan, center top, worked as the arts and entertainment editor for Manhattan College’s student newspaper, The Quadrangle, which she was a part of all four years at the school. She worked alongside the likes of Garrett Keidel, Gabriella DePinho, center bottom, and Alexa Schmidt. Riverdale, NY - One of the first stories I wrote as an intern for The Riverdale Press was about some lingering questions surrounding Manhattan College’s upcoming graduation. My classmates and I had no idea who would [...]
Troy, NY - La Salle Institute faculty and staff gathered to celebrate the graduating class in a socially distant event. The Senior Recognition Day was in place of the formally scheduled graduation. Cadets and their families stayed in their cars while the ceremony took place. The school's principal said it was all about recognizing the students who had to adapt to a number of changes. "I don't want to make excuses but I do want to apologize to all of them, tell [...]
Buffalo, NY - St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute held a drive-through celebration for more than 150 seniors in the class of 2020. Many wore their graduation garb as they passed through the parking lot. Students and their families were cheered on by faculty, staff and the board of trustees. "We get to see all of our teachers who have turned us into the gentlemen that we are today, and we get to see a glimpse at a couple of our brothers as we [...]