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St. Joseph's Catholic Church in New Rochelle, N.Y., will merge with St. Gabriel. (credit: CBS2)

Catholic Parishes Wait As New York Archdiocese Set To Announce Closures, Mergers

Catholic parishes across our area are waiting to hear whether they’ll be staying open after the New York Archdiocese said it will be shutting down or consolidating 14 percent of its parishes.

10/30/2014

Saint Augustine School - New City, N.Y. (file / credit: Google Maps)

Rockland Catholic School Could Sue To Keep Itself Open

Refusing to accept the New York Archdiocese’s order to close, parents at Saint Augustine School in New City are exploring their legal options.

02/14/2013

New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan is seen outside St. Patrick's Cathedral - New York, NY - Apr 4, 2010 - Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Lawyer In Wisc. Church Abuse Fund Suit Hopes To Question Dolan

New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan might get dragged back to his days in the Milwaukee diocese, where he was in charge from 2002 to 2009.

02/12/2011

NY Archdiocese Examines Schools To Close Or Merge

NEW YORK (AP) – The Archdiocese of New York is studying ways to save Catholic education and plans to release a list of schools next month that may have to merge or close.

09/21/2010