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Never far away

Livonia — It’s 2 a.m., and something’s wrong with a patient’s breathing apparatus. A loved one is trying to get it to work, panic-stricken; not knowing what to do. So they pick up the Angela’s Virtual Assist device, calling the 24/7 call center at Angela Hospice in Livonia, where calmly, a nurse instructs the caregiver…

Dancing never ages

Troy — Move the body, awaken the spirit. An estimated 300 seniors got off their seats and on their feet at the Petruzzello’s Banquet and Conference Center in Troy as part of Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan’s third annual Senior Living and Learning Seminar on Aug. 23. The annual conference is an expo for Catholic…

Boundless confidence in the Lord

Detroit – Every time God closes a door, He opens a window. Michael Bruno is proof that sometimes those windows are opened half a world away. Bruno, a 27-year old parishioner from St. Fabian in Farmington Hills, entered Sacred Heart Major Seminary this past week to study for the priesthood for the Archdiocese of Detroit.…