Exception for Corned Beef on St. Patrick's Day for 2 Local ChurchesBoth organizations have requested and been granted dispensation by Archbishop Robert Carlson, who is urging those who attend the events to refrain from eating meat on another day that week.
St. James School Set to be Open Five More YearsBailey says an anonymous donor has committed $300,000 to keep the school running for five years. Enough time, they hope, to boost enrollment and make the parish school self-sustaining.
St. James the Greater Wins: School Will Remain OpenThe Archdiocese confirms St. James will stay open at least through the next school year after an anonymous donor made a large contribution.
Irish Parish Faces Deadline to Save Grade SchoolParents scramble to raise $250,000 by mid-January
Dogtown Businesses Want St. James the Greater to StayBusiness owners hope the Archdiocese of St. Louis changes its mind about closing down St. James the Greater grade school.
St. James the Greater Students Protest School Closing PlanSt. James the Greater Parish presents petition to Archbishop Robert Carlson.
Potential School Merger Shakes Up Dogtown's Catholic PopulationThe merger still needs approval from the Archdiocesan Board of Catholic Education before going to Archbishop Robert Carlson for final approval.
Dogtown Priest Discusses Odds Of Dolan Becoming Pope"He's never had, as far as I know, any desire to climb, to grow in importance in the church. He just really is interested in people," John Johnson said.