Places to see in ( Puigcerda - Spain ) Puigcerdà is the capital of the Catalan comarca of Cerdanya in the province of Girona Catalonia northern Spain near the river Segre and on the border with France. Puigcerda abuts directly onto the French town of Bourg-Madame . Puigcerdà is located near the site of a Ceretani settlement which was incorporated into Roman territory. The Roman town was named Julia Libyca. Puigcerdà was founded in 1178 by King Alfonso I of Aragon Count of Barcelona. In…
Dominican Sisters traveled from Springfield, Illinois to Jackson, Mississippi. With a shoestring budget and a strong sense of purpose, those pioneer women – embraced by community support – began the remarkable mission of Christian healing found at St. Dominic Hospital.
Dubbed “The Meridian,” the development that will officially break ground on Feb. 25 is to be the first large project to go up in a planned medical corridor envisioned for a several-mile stretch extending from St. Dominic Hospital on Lakeland Drive to the Medical Mall on Woodrow Wilson Avenue.
St. Dominic’s Hospital has been serving patients since 1946. Owned and operated by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, IL, the hospital is known for more than just high-tech, state-of-the-art care. This church-sponsored hospital is also known for its spiritual care.