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Excitement at St. Mark’s after surprise donation from Hyde family

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All anyone needed was to hear the outburst of excitement at St. Mark’s High School gymnasium to know major news had just come from the dais.

More than 600 students, alumni, parents, faculty and Diocese of Wilmington officials erupted with joy when it was announced Dec. 8 that the school had received a $1.5 million donation from Stephen Hyde and family. Read more »

Viewpoint: ChitChat best left elsewhere

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I’m not exactly sure when it happened, but at some point in my life I turned into my parents.

I’m not saying that’s a bad thing, only that I didn’t see it coming. Read more »

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Stephen Hyde and family donate $1.5 million to St. Mark’s

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Stephen Hyde sees a bright future for St. Mark’s High School and he wants to help set the course for others to join in his optimism.

“I’m very inspired by the direction St. Mark’s is heading and want to assist in that mission and that progress,” Hyde said.

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After dust settles, earthquake was ‘non-event’ in Dover

December 6th, 2017 Posted in Our Diocese Tags: , ,

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The great 2017 earthquake of Dover was really more hype than headline.

Father James Lentini, pastor of Holy Cross parish in Dover, said the most memorable aspect of the Dec. 1 temblor was his phone lighting up from concerned friends who heard the news that a shaker measured at magnitude 4.1 and was centered just outside of Dover. Read more »

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Bishop’s 5K raises upwards of $16,000 for Catholic Charities

November 27th, 2017 Posted in Our Diocese

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The second running of the Bishop’s 5K at Bellevue last month raised more then $16,000 for Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Wilmington.

Paula Servini, community relations director for Catholic Charities, said more than 350 runners entered in the Nov. 18 run/walk raised the sum. The event included participants from ages 2-84, she said.

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