| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:46 PM
When Cardinal Francis George offered his mandatory resignation letter in January, he gave every indication he intended to continue to lead the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago and its more than two 2 million faithful for years to come.
| Apr 14, 2012
| 7:57 PM
An energetic, emotional crowd of about 400 worshipers gathered Saturday to commemorate the reopening of Our Lady of Angels Church in West Humboldt Park, once one of Chicago’s largest parishes before a 1958 fire that killed 95 people contributed to...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Chicago Public Schools chief Jean-Claude Brizard voiced support Monday for public dollars “following” students to private schools.
Speaking on a panel at a gathering for the Economic Club of Chicago, Brizard said he supported public dollars...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 6:32 PM
The parents of a hearing-impaired girl have sued St. Scholastica High School after the girl was expelled for discipline problems that included not listening to her teachers.
Aamed Pryor and Niya Jackson claim staff at the West Rogers Park Catholic school...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 7:31 PM
A man who served as an altar boy at a Mount Greenwood Roman Catholic parish claims in a lawsuit filed today that he was molested by a priest in the 1980s.
The lawsuit, filed on behalf of a plaintiff listed as “John Doe,” claims that Fr....
| Dec 9, 2012
| 1:09 PM
St. Gregory the Great High School in Chicago's Edgewater neighborhood is closing at the end of the school year, the school has announced on its Website.
St. Gregory, 1677 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., was the Archdiocese of Chicago's first co-ed high school....
| Nov 15, 2011
| 11:33 AM
Editor's note: This article appeared in the Nov. 15, 2011, edition of the Chicago Tribune.
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago has reached a settlement with another victim of former priest and convicted sex offender Daniel McCormack.
| Oct 12, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Catholic priests in the Archdiocese of Chicago who were credibly accused of sexual abuse served at nearly 60% of parishes in the city at some point in time, according to an in-depth statistical study of clerical assignments. The Chicago-based affiliate of...
| Nov 24, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Oak Park residents will get a chance to sound off on a proposal to convert the vacant Comcast building Dec. 16 to housing when the …...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Story by Beth Linnen; Photo by Donna Moy EVANSTON, IL â December 18, 2010 â St. Joan of Arc Parish hosted its annual Filipino Christmas …...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Since Peter Groom graduated from St. Maryâs College in Minnesota, Fenwick High School has been his only academic and professional home. The Aurora native started …...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Debbie Iantorno, a beloved first grade teacher at St. Athanasius School, won the Archdiocese of Chicago's Heart of the School Award for innovation and creativity …...