Religion

Religion

Sister Thomas dead at 80

Sister Thomas dead at 80

Services will be held at St. Athanasius Church for Sister Thomas, the iconic nun who helped transform Hunts Point from a wasteland to a thriving neighborhood.

Food / Religion

Real Life Church shares Thanksgiving

Volunteers served a hearty Thanksgiving meal.

For the fourth consecutive year since the Real Life Church opened in Hunts Point, Pastor Reggie Stutzman and his wife Isabella organized a Thanksgiving meal at The Point CDC for members of the community who had nowhere else to go.

Education / Religion

In debt, St. Ignatius may close

Students at St. Ignatius School, educated in separate classes for boys and girls, score high on tests.

Parents and teachers are scrambling to save St. Ignatius School, with a fundraising campaign that must raise $1.3 million in a matter of weeks to prevent the school from being closed.

Culture / Religion

Community meal offers a reason to give thanks

Anthony Serrano and Adrian Garcia embracied after seeing each other for the first time in over a decade.

A record number of people took part in Hunts Point’s annual Thanksgiving Community Outreach Dinner, providing turkey and all the trimmings to many who would otherwise have suffered from hunger or loneliness on the holiday.