Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Where do you go for your Lenten Friday fish fix?
Believe it or not, there are only two Fridays left in Lent. So who, in your opinion, serves up the best Lenten Fish fry in the Cranberry area? Below is our list. If we missed one, feel free to add it to the comment section below: St. Ferdinand Catholic Church St. Kilian Parish Zelienople Memorial Skate Park Fish Fry St. Gregory Catholic Church St. Alphonsus North Side Sportsman's Association Which is your favorite? Take our poll, then tell us why in the comments box below. Like Us on Facebook | Follow Us on Twitter Check out some of today's other top stories here.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Feb. 13 marks the beginning of the Lenten season. Here is a list of services planned at area parishes.
Lent is the season of reflection and fasting leading to Easter. Cranberry Patch brings you a list of area churches offering services on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 13, the beginning of the Lenten season. Where will you attend Ash Wednesday services? Is there a service we missed that we should add to our list? Tell us in the comment section below. Like Us on Facebook | Follow Us on Twitter Check out some of today's other top stories here .
Friday, April 6, 2012
Here's some of the services around the community this weekend.
Today is Good Friday, the most solemn day of the Christian calendar, which commemorates the death of Jesus Christ on the Cross and his resurrection. When the sun sets tonight, it also will mark the first day of Passover, the eight-day holiday in which Jews commemorate their freedom from slavery and their passage out of Egypt. American Jews typically celebrate the “passing over” with a Seder dinner held at the home that involves story, song and conversation about the exodus from Egypt. The evening also features ritual drinking of wine and eating Matzo, a flat unleavened bread. While there are no temples in the Cranberry area, the Cranberry Jewish Community regularly holds meetings and culturally-based activities, including a Purim party …
Friday, March 9, 2012
It was a tough choice between St. Kilian and St. Gregory.
After a lot of voting—and some great comments—we’d like to congratulate St. Kilian Parish for being named the winner of this week’s Readers’ Choice poll. St. Kilian’s, which is located on Route 228 and Franklin Road in Cranberry, is the Readers’ Choice based on the number of votes and comments the church received for its annual fish fry. We’re also giving St. Gregory Catholic Church in Zelienople special recognition because of the numerous positive comments the church received for its popular fish fry. A total 600 people voted in the poll. Of that, St. Kilian’s received 318 votes. St. Ferdinand Catholic Church received 134 votes and St. Gregory followed close behind with 125 votes. The St. Kilian Fish Fry is offered from 4 to 8 p.m. every …
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
We've nominated four churches, a sportsmen's association and a fish fry to benefit a local skate park. What's your vote?
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
It's time to vote now for the best place to catch a fish fry in the Cranberry area! For this friendly and fun competition, we have suggested six local nominees: St. Ferdinand Catholic Church in Cranberry St. Kilian Parish in Cranberry Zelienople Memorial Skate Park Fish Fry St. Gregory Catholic Church in Zelienople St. Alphonsus in Wexford North Side Sportsmen's Association in Warrendale The rest is in your hands now. You have until 9 a.m. Friday to vote for your favorite fish fry spot. Voting is easy. Pick your favorite in the poll and feel free to leave a comment below. You can also find your favorite in Patch Places and write a review. If you believe we are missing a great place on the list, nominate them! We'll announce the winner soon…
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Here's the scoop on fish frys around the area.
Lent started Feb. 22, and many people will abstain from eating meat products on Fridays—or through the entire season, which ends April 7, the Saturday before Easter. To help those home cooks—and encourage a sense of community in the effort—local churches and other organizations are offering the traditional weekly fish frys. Below is a listing of where and when you can purchase dinners and sandwiches—whether you're celebrating Lent or just looking for a yummy meal. Remember: It's never too late to submit your group's fish fry information. Feel free to do so in the comments or shoot an email to Editor Jessica Sinichak at Jessica.Sinichak@patch.com. St. Ferdinand Catholic Church St. Kilian Parish Zelienople Memorial Skate Park Fish Fry St…