Please note: Over-the-air viewers in South Bend need to re-scan televisions on Friday, October 18 to continue to receive ABC57, MyMichiana, Telemundo, MeTV, Decades, Movies!, Start TV and ThisTV and most other local channels in addition to WBND/WMYS. Those viewers unable to currently receive these stations over-the-air should see improved reception on October 18. Cable and satellite viewers are not impacted.

Further information on the re-scan can be found at:

https://www.abc57.com/news/antenna-viewers-plan-to-rescan-your-television-on-october-18

Tip Line: 574-344-5557 | news57@abc57.com

Restaurants create Lent-friendly menus

This week marked the beginning of Lent, 40 days of prayer and reflection leading up to Easter. Fridays can be tough because many Christians aren’t allowed to eat meat on Fridays. Local restaurants have created Lent-friendly menus.

Signs advertising Lent-friendly menus have popped up all across South Bend.

At Nick’s Patio, the manager said they always like to dish out vegetarian and fish options, but those become even more popular during Lent.

He says they always make sure it’s on the menu.

"We choose to do it because we know how hard it is for people to give up enjoying meat during this time of year but we understand it's a promise they made to each other and we want to give them nice options during the struggle to give up meat,” said Jeff Samoilas, manager or Nick’s Patio.

Fast food chains are also offering up specials on fish sandwiches and other meat-free menu items.
 

Share this article:
Save with
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
Close

0 Comments

Post a comment
Be the first to leave a comment!
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?