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Tailgating: Cold weather menu items

By Bob Bley and Joe Drozda Have you looked outside lately?  It looks and feels like the season is changing fast towards cold weather. People that are huddled together against cold winds don’t want...

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DVD review: The Purge: Anarchy

R, 103 minutes I’m always leery when a low-budget movie becomes a hit and then we see a sequel churned out a year later. The gestation time for most features films is about five...

“The pork shanks are absolutely huge and the rib eye is absolutely killer,” said chef Douglas Scott Rawlings II of Patricks Kitchen & Drinks. (Photo by Maria Leichty)

Plenty to enjoy at Patrick’s

By Maria Leichty Dining at Patrick’s Kitchen & Drinks can mean many things. Food-wise, it can mean a cup of the Brick Street blonde chili slurped down before a round of the braised pork...

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Amy’s picks for Heartland

Here are more of my picks for the Heartland Film Festival. The festival runs from Oct. 16 through Oct. 25 at theaters around Indianapolis. 1. “I’M WITH PHIL”  (Official Selection) :  A fun and...

“I’m kind of a natural dancer. It’s a matter of natural force,” said Sweet Honey in the Rock member Aisha Khalil. (Submitted photo)

Sweet Honey arrives Oct. 19

By Joseph Knoop Grammy-nominated, African American, all-female a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock is set to arrive in Carmel on their “40th Anniversary: Forty & Fierce” tour Oct. 19 at the Center...

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DVD review: X-Men: Days of Future Past

PG-13, 113 minutes Once storytelling franchises have been around while — especially ones involving science fiction and/or super-heroes — it can be hard for filmmakers to find enough creative real estate to let their...

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Cooking with Ceci: Chinese tastes from Peru

This is one of my family’s favorite recipes, “Arroz Chaufa” (Chinese Rice), is a Peruvian fried rice dish. This dish is highly influenced by Chinese cuisine due to the influx of Chinese immigrants to...