Ben Speggen

http://www.eriereader.com/author/ben-speggen
 

Writer. Reader. Observer. Enemy of inertia.  

Ben Speggen currently serves as a contributing editor at the Erie Reader. He served as the publication's managing editor from March 2011 to Sept. 2015. 

He also hosts the community affairs-based program Weekend All Things Erie on WQLN, which airs Saturday mornings at 7 and is available online.

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 3:15 PM

Local politicians Breneman and Brennan unite to engage the community and combat Erie’s east side blight.

 

Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at 3:15 PM

Looking back on the life of an Erie sports icon. 

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 2:45 PM

Forging ahead with Velocity Network and Behrend’s AMIC. 

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 10:30 AM

And if it wants to succeed, Erie must experiment.

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan follows through on a free education plan for local high school grads.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Ex-convicts deserve a fair chance at employment. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 5:30 PM

Playwright Richard Boler debuts a new one-act comedy in Erie.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 1:45 PM

The divisive conversation continues. 

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 11:15 AM

In addition to solar potential, we also have a lot of wind. Thus, we must have a lot of answers blowin’ about in it.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Buffalo is booming through the manufacture of solar panels; Erie should be taking note.

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CURRENT

Local politicians Breneman and Brennan unite to engage the community and combat Erie’s east side blight.

 

Erie stands with Standing Rock 

Barbara and Julian Stanczak at Mercyhurst University’s Cummings Gallery

Erie will become a “Broadway Christmas Wonderland” for just one night.

Australian musician Joe Robinson will play a special performance for one night only at PACA.

IN THIS ISSUE

Local politicians Breneman and Brennan unite to engage the community and combat Erie’s east side blight.

 

Erie stands with Standing Rock 

Barbara and Julian Stanczak at Mercyhurst University’s Cummings Gallery

Erie will become a “Broadway Christmas Wonderland” for just one night.

Australian musician Joe Robinson will play a special performance for one night only at PACA.

Black America Again addresses many social issues that tie into one overall message: freedom. 

It’s well worth the weight. 

Standing in solidarity with communities targeted in the 2016 election. 

Aqueous returns to the Kings Rook Club fresh off the release of a new album and heavy touring.

The Mercyhurst Dance Department will perform ’Tis the Season, featuring “The Nutcracker Suite.”