About 30 members of the Presentation School Foundation mourned the closing of Our Lady of the Presentation School yesterday at Oak Square Common in Brighton. The foundation also celebrated what it hopes will be the birth of a new school at the building. After parents, students, and community leaders protested, Archbishop Sean P. O’Malley agreed to consider allowing the foundation to buy the school building.

O'Malley intensifies action on closings

Eager for new issues, focus

By Michael Paulson
Globe Staff / June 19, 2005

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Sixteen months after he first announced plans to close a large number of parishes in the Archdiocese of Boston, Archbishop Sean P. O'Malley is suddenly a man in a hurry. (Full article: 1453 words)

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