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.

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 at 12:18 PM

Observations and Predictions for the 2017 General Election

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Can the Art of the Deal Trump a Proven Public Record

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Erie decides which direction to turn on Nov. 7

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 2:45 PM

An exit interview with outgoing Erie Mayor Joe Sinnott

 

 

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 at 12:45 PM

After the blistering primaries, a mild summer for local politics  

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Dispatches from an American in Cuba 

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Analysis, commentary on Erie’s latest elections

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 12:26 PM

The day after Erie’s mayoral primary election

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at 3:00 PM

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

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 11:45 AM

With less than three weeks until polls open, Erie’s mayoral candidates weigh in on redevelopment, industry, and their plans for our city.

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Grin and “bear” it in support of Pennsylvania’s Special Olympics

Extraordinary histories across canvases of skin

A conversation with former White House Chief of Staff Andy Card 

 

JazzErie will continue to please enthusiasts by hosting Bobby Selvaggio and Red Rhinoceros at the Erie Art Museum.

The acclaimed Broadway musical Kinky Boots is stepping up to Erie’s Warner Theatre.

IN THIS ISSUE

Extraordinary histories across canvases of skin

A conversation with former White House Chief of Staff Andy Card 

 

JazzErie will continue to please enthusiasts by hosting Bobby Selvaggio and Red Rhinoceros at the Erie Art Museum.

The acclaimed Broadway musical Kinky Boots is stepping up to Erie’s Warner Theatre.

 Flower Crown’s debut LP is an utterly gorgeous piece.

Restoring the stories of women who matter 

 

A conversation with journalist Philip Rucker 

Harrisburg does good

Suburbicon spends too much time winking at its own cleverness to be an entertaining story.

On November 15th, Teddy Rankin will be performing with his father, Glenn, at The Colony.

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