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Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich (Credit: CBS 2)

Nun Credited With Curing Boy’s Eye Disease Beatified At Newark Mass

The Archdiocese of Newark said Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich cured a boy’s macular degeneration in the 1960s, long after she died.

10/04/2014

Staten Island Convent Fire

Nun Recovering After Breaking Back Escaping Convent Fire

She has been released from the hospital and has resumed limited duties in her role as Convent Administrator, CBS 2 reported.

11/16/2013

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Nun Hospitalized After Jumping From Convent Window To Escape Flames

Authorities say a 45-year-old nun jumped from a second-floor window to escape a suspicious fire at a Staten Island convent.

10/12/2013

Sister Cecilia Adorni (Left) dances on her 103rd birthday (credit: CBS 2)

103-Year-Old Nun Attributes Long Life To Happiness

Sister Cecilia Adorni celebrated her 103rd birthday this week. She attributes her long life not to a healthy diet or clean living, but rather to attitude.

02/24/2011

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Brooklyn Honors Mother Teresa With Lighting Ceremony

For the next six nights, Brooklyn Borough Hall will be illuminated in blue and white to honor Mother Teresa on what would have been her 100th birthday.

08/25/2010