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What’s a Jew to do on Christmas?

By Andrew Fishman / Staff Writer

December 8, 2013

Late December is a magical time of year. Everyone is in the holiday spirit and listening to Christmas music and hopefully playing in snow on the ground. Children fill the malls, waiting to get their picture taken with Santa; movies like “It’s a Wonderful Life” and “Miracle on 34th Street” (an...

Despite challenges, Pittsburgh’s food trucks on a roll

Despite challenges, Pittsburgh's food trucks on a roll

By Andrew Fishman / Staff Writer

October 28, 2013

For Allison Hilkert, the general manager of the BRGR food truck, food on the go isn’t a term reserved for her busy customers.The newest craze to hit Pittsburgh is the food truck, an on-the-go restaurant parked on the street that serves both full meals and snacks. Food trucks have been popularized by ...

Jackman, Gyllenhaal clash in ‘Prisoners’

Jackman, Gyllenhaal clash in 'Prisoners'

By Andrew Fishman / Staff Writer

September 26, 2013

“Prisoners”Starring: Hugh Jackman, Jake GyllenhaalDirected by: Denis VilleneuveGrade: A- On a misty day, driving back from a hunting trip with his son, Keller Dover preaches, “Do you know what the best advice your granddad ever gave me was? Be ready. Always be ready.”Dover’s words of advice ...

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