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Boy Scout Anthony Popa of Ardsley, age 11, places a flag at a veteran’s grave on Saturday, May 9, at Hastings' Mount Hope Cemetery, where he was joined by other Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and veterans. VFW Post 200, located in Hastings, organizes the annual event in advance of Memorial Day.

5+3+8 = a crossroads of faiths in Hastings

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October 17, 2014

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Cardinal blesses plan to save 90-year-old church

By Julian Caldwell

DOBBS FERRY — After months of not knowing the fate of their church, parishioners at Our Lady of Pompeii are rejoicing at the news that it will remain open.

Last Friday, May 8, almost six months of uncertainty came to a close when Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the archbishop of New York, announced that he had approved a plan to merge the parishes of Our Lady of Pompeii and Sacred Heart, meaning that a centralized administration at Sacred Heart will manage both churches, and their finances will be combined.

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“Keeping the Faith”
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Our Lady of Pompeii in Dobbs Ferry, as the Archdiocese of New York considers the future of the 90-year-old church on Palisade Street.

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March 13, 2015

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Photos by Tim Lamorte

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Fr. Tim Scannell locks the front doors after Mass on May 10.