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Stories with person: Timothy Dolan
  • NYC priest ordained Albany's 10th Catholic bishop 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 4:59 pm
  • ALBANY, New York - The cathedral filled with applause as New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan placed the bishop's miter on the head of the Rev. Monsignor Edward Scharfenberger, ordained Thursday as the 10th bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Albany.

  • Education issues prominent in NY budget talks 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 12:52 pm
  • ALBANY, New York - The budget being negotiated in Albany will establish not only how much state aid school districts will receive, but it also could affect the age many kids start going to school, when they begin standardized tests and even influence whether they go to public or private school.

  • Cardinal Dolan lobbies for education tax credit 
    Updated: Mar-18-14 5:14 pm
  • ALBANY, New York - New York City Cardinal Timothy Dolan and bishops from around the state made a lobbying push at the Capitol on Tuesday for a long-sought tax credit that could save Catholic schools from shuttering.