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Lent

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You Need To Eat This: The Fish Fry

A fish fry? What’s that? This is what I was saying two years ago after first moving to Pittsburgh.

03/21/2014

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Fish Frys Mark Start Of Lenten Season On Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday at Mount Saint Peter Parish in New Kensington. The faithful receive the ashen symbol of the cross at a church that dates back 123 years.

03/05/2014

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Mount Lebanon Church Participates In ‘Ashes To Go’

If you ask most people when they go to church, the answer is normally Sunday. However, many American Christians will be in church on this Ash Wednesday.

03/05/2014

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Church Volunteers Pump Out Paczkis For Mardi Gras

The basement of the Good Samaritan Church in Ambridge was like an assembly line Monday night.

03/03/2014

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KDKA Fish Fry Guide 2014

The Lenten season is almost here; and if that means you’ll be foregoing meat on Fridays for a fish lunch or dinner — you’re in luck! The annual KDKA Fish Fry Guide is back so you can plan ahead and find some great places to grab the catch of the day!

02/18/2014

Lenten Fish Fry Map

Looking for a fish fry? Well, now there’s a map to help you.

02/15/2013

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“Ashes To Go” Program An Effort To Keep Up With Fast-Paced Society

Not everyone could get to church today to celebrate Ash Wednesday, so one local church leader answered the call by taking the ashes to the people.

02/13/2013

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Holy Angels Gears Up For 1st Fish Fry Of Season

Kitchens across the area were busy this morning with people prepping for their annual fish fry.

02/13/2013

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Pastor Urges Congregation To Give Up Social Media For Lent

Everywhere you go, people are online on Facebook, Twitter and other forms of social media, but one local pastor is challenging his congregation to a special Lenten sacrifice.

02/12/2013

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KDKA Fish Fry Guide 2013

The Lenten season is here; and if that means you’ll be foregoing meat on Fridays for a fish lunch or dinner — you’re in luck! The annual KDKA Fish Fry Guide is back so you can plan ahead and find some great places to grab the catch of the day!

01/29/2013

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Wholey’s Busy On First Friday Of Lent

The first Friday of Lent always “reels ‘em in” at Wholey’s in the Strip District. But this year, the popular fish market has added reason to celebrate. Wholey’s is 100 years old.

02/24/2012

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Retirees Enjoy Running Epiphany Catholic Church’s Fish Fry

Along with the Ash Wednesday services, you have probably seen or smelled a fish fry in your neighborhood. KDKA’s Rick Dayton visited one church today where a group of retirees have been at it for a very long time.

02/22/2012

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KDKA Fish Fry Guide 2012

The Lenten season is here; and if you’re thinking about having fish for dinner, you’re in luck.

02/08/2012

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KDKA Fish Fry Guide 2011

The Lenten season is upon us; and if you’re thinking about having fish for dinner, you’re in luck. Many churches, volunteer fire departments and other organizations all around the area schedule these popular fundraisers through Good Friday! We put together this fish fry guide to help you find the nearest place to grab the catch of the day!

03/19/2011

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Rania’s Recipes: Fried Fish & Grilled Eggplant Sandwiches

This week, Rania Harris is getting ready for the Lenten season with two meatless but still tasty sandwiches, Fried Fish & Grilled Eggplant. Fried Fish Sandwiches Vegetable oil, for frying the fish filets 4 – […]

03/02/2011