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  1. Mark Morriss - The Taste of Mark Morriss - Acid Jazz RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 |

    ... feels lightweight next to the original. And then there's the curious cover of Lucretia (My Reflection). The Sisters of Mercy original is them at their most grandiose and bombastic, and this interpretation sounds quite delicate in comparison, with ...


  2. Auxiliary teams up to help hospital, communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Vicksburg Post

    ... known as Pink Ladies, but became co-ed several years back. About five of the volunteers now are men. "The Sisters of Mercy started the auxiliary at the Mercy Hospital in 1959, and that's when it was Pink Ladies," she said. "Somewhere along the line ...


  3. DJ Amanda Jones Rules the Decks in L.A.'s Goth/Industrial Party SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | LA Weekly

    It's Friday night inside the Monte Cristo, a gorgeous Koreatown venue hidden behind a plain Wilshire Boulevard facade near Southwestern Law School, and Amanda Jones is keeping the industrial dancers going after midnight. They pump fists and jerk knees towards their guts in time with stomping beat of bands well-associated with the genre.


  4. Jobs lost and nuns to be moved as convent closure confirmedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Northumberland Today

    ... will be a great sadness to the staff and a disappointment to everyone who has had a connection with the Sisters of Mercy in Alnwick." The news will no doubt come as a blow to the community, especially those who fought to save it from closure. St ...


  5. The Catholic Church in America: Persevering Through Uncertainty with HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Patheos

    ... programs and retreat programs for young adults who want to be steeped in Ignatian spirituality. The Sisters of Mercy have established the Mercy Associates, of which I am a member. This means I have pledged to try to live out the values of ministry, ...


  6. Chaput backs school's ouster of lesbian stafferRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 |

    THE SISTERS OF Mercy order and Waldron Mercy Academy officials "showed character and common sense" in their decision to fire a school staffer who is in a same-sex marriage, Archbishop Charles J. Chaput said yesterday. The Archbishop was not alone in his support for Waldron Mercy Academy's dismissal of Margie Winters after eight years of employment.


  7. Taylor Swift's Epic '1989' Tour: Every Night With Us Is Like a DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | RollingStone

    ... from singing them. "I Knew You Were Trouble" began with a slow creepy goth-industrial intro - loads of the Sisters of Mercy's Andrew Eldritch in her vocals! Floodland , holla! - before the drums kicked in and turned it into a rock-me-Amadeus stomp. ...


  8. Letter: Medicaid mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    In 1912, The Sisters of Mercy purchased a farm on the north side of Aurora to build a hospital that would provide compassionate mental health treatment and care for the most vulnerable citizens – the poor and uneducated. During a century of progress, that hospital has evolved into Presence Mercy Medical Center, one of the largest full-service hospitals in the Fox River Valley.


  9. In brief: Sisters of Mercy in Erie welcome 6 associatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Erie Times News

    The Sisters of Mercy in Erie welcomed six new associates during a Mass on June 21. The associates are, front row from left, Linda Johnson, Gladys George and Joanne Haulik and, back row from left, Nordia Brusola, Emma Schaefer and Michelle Wheaton. CONTRIBUTED/ERIE TIMES-NEWS Linda Johnson, Gladys George, Joanne Haulik, Nordia Brusola, Emma Schaefer and Michelle Wheaton made their covenant June 21 and were welcomed during a Mass in the sisters' motherhouse chapel.


  10. St. Joseph's Hospital celebrates 140th anniversary todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | SavannahNow

    On June 30, 1875, the Sisters of Mercy took over the ramshackle, 12-room building Forest City Marine Hospital at East Broad and Gordon streets. Today, 140 years later and in a technologically advanced 330-bed medical center on Savannah's southside, the St. Joseph's Hospital family is celebrating their 140th anniversary.


  11. Fight against Alnwick convent closureRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Northumberland Today

    ... is running until Friday, July 3. Closure would end a tradition spanning more than a century, after the Sisters of Mercy arrived in the town in 1890. Opponents have vowed to fight the proposals and St Paul's RC Church parishioner Margaret Givens has ...


  12. What's next for Marian Court College's oceanfront campus?Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... to Marian board of trustees chair James Burke . The college was founded in 1964 by a group now called the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas Northeast Community, which is part of an international organization of Roman Catholic women. The Sisters of ...


  13. Petition launched to oppose proposed closure of Northumberland conventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Northumberland Today

    ... have been some brilliant nuns there over the years who have done some brilliant things for the town." The Sisters of Mercy arrived in the town in 1890 at the request of the parish priest to provide education and visit the sick. Fr Robert rented 12 ...


  14. Small Catholic college in Massachusetts closingRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... the summer White House of President Calvin College, which has been used as a classroom building. The Sisters of Mercy founded Marian Court as a two-year secretarial school in 1964. The college awarded its first four-year degrees in criminal justice ...


  15. Marian Court College to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    ... the summer White House of President Calvin College, which has been used as a classroom building. The Sisters of Mercy founded Marian Court as a two-year secretarial school in 1964. The college awarded its first four-year degrees in criminal justice ...


  16. Berlin's Terri Nunn on Working With Sisters of Mercy and Her B-52s FandomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Denver Westword

    Sunday, June 14th, KOOL 105.1 hosted its annual KOOL Concert . This year, the featured artists were stars of '80s New Wave pop with Tears For Fears, and Berlin.


  17. Karl O. Petter, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... son of Rudolph and Marie (Welch) Petter. He moved to America in 1949, at the age of 14 from Germany. The Sisters of Mercy at St. Patrick's Catholic School took him under their wings and helped him become the man he was. Karl graduated from ...


  18. This Month's Metal RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... one foot in the metal camp and one foot in the gothic rock camp. Their self-titled album has echoes of The Sisters of Mercy as well as more metal sounds, the overall effect recalling mid-period Paradise Lost. Instrumentally it's a great record, with ...


  19. Tour historic Lauralton Hall June 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Milford Mirror

    ... Henry Augustus Taylor, it was renamed Lauralton Hall in honor of his daughter Laura. Since 1905, when the Sisters of Mercy purchased it from the Taylor family, Lauralton Hall has served as an independent Catholic girls' school, first as a boarding ...


  20. Angelo K. Tsakopoulos Family Donates Lincoln Acreage to Dignity HealthRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Dignity Health announced today that it has received a gift of 32.85 acres of vacant land in Lincoln from the Angelo K. and Sofia Tsakopoulos family, a gift valued at more than $10 million. The $10 million charitable donation adds to the Tsakopoulos family's legacy of generously giving to health care priorities supported by Dignity Health and the Sisters of Mercy in the Sacramento region.