Abby Badach
Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 8:30 AM

You know you?ve made it in the film industry when a line from your first commercial success makes the American Film Industry?s list of the top 100 movie quotes of all time ? a list compiled just five years after its release.

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 6:30 AM

The GAA is big ? so big, in fact, that it can?t be confined to just one day! Clip and save this handy guide to the GAA goings-on as you join Pennsylvanians from across the state in navigating an entire week of pre-celebrations as well as an afterparty that is not to be missed.

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 6:00 AM

Erie?s no stranger to art festivals. Heck, the dust from Erie?s notorious Chalk Walk is still faintly visible on State Street, and strains of the Erie Art Museum?s Blues and Jazz Festival can still faintly be heard blowing through the wind. But the upcoming Pennsylvania Governor?s Awards for the Arts ? with a week of county-wide celebrations slated to begin on Sept. 16 ? is in a league all its own.

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 8:30 AM

She?s a disco diva, actress, Philadelphia native, and Distinguished Artist Award recipient in the 1998 Governor?s Awards for the Arts ? and she also makes a mean sesame chicken stir fry.

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 7:30 AM

Whether you?re running in time with your iPod, dancing in the front row of an 8 Great Tuesdays concert, or cruising home from work and cranking a well-worn CD, your favorite music moves you.

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 9:30 AM

Let?s face it: we?re not all called to be novelists or published poets. But when we can?t shake an image or a phrase or a feeling from our heads, we turn to our tattered notebooks and beloved Moleskine journals or even bar napkins. Humans are communicators through language by nature, and finding just the right way to say what we want to say can be an art form.

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 5:30 AM

"Won't you be my neighbor?"

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011 at 12:00 AM

There are invaders lurking below the surface, threatening our recreation, our fishing industry...

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011 at 10:00 AM

He's cooked for presidents, speaks six languages, and makes something more than just ice cream. Abby Badach tells us you ought to know Tim Brown of Gelateria Barbara.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 at 12:00 AM

Meanwhile, in the city… a different kind of community support.

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The day after Erie’s mayoral primary election

14-year-old Alton Northup's thinking is progressive and something worth listening to. 

Who will win, and who should win, as mayoral momentum mounts

Leader - ship

The Downtown Edinboro Art & Music Festival provides music and art for the community.


Who will win, and who should win, as mayoral momentum mounts

Leader - ship

The Downtown Edinboro Art & Music Festival provides music and art for the community.

Basement Transmissions comes to the rescue amidst library renovations.

The cohesiveness of Jensen & Three Sharks is on full display on this debut album. 

Edinboro’s Happy Mug Coffee stirs up warm feelings.

Freedom to be screwed

Signals Midwest grace the stage of Basement Transmissions again, but at its new location. 

Can you visit more than 15 Erie art locations in three hours during Erie Art Museum’s next Gallery Night?

Country music superstar and all-around national treasure Willie Nelson continues to make great music