Jim Wertz

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Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 2:15 PM

In Trump’s America, the rubes win. Not literally, of course, but they’ll believe they have won, and that is much, much worse.

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 at 2:00 PM

As the circus rolls into our town, be mindful of separating the showmen from the clowns.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 6:59 PM

Antisemitic Comments Lead to Closure of Live Chat Feed

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 at 10:48 PM

Ted Cruz delivers speech at RNC, minus the endorsement.

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 at 4:36 PM

The streets are, um, somewhat alive in downtown Cleveland. 

Thursday, July 14th, 2016 at 11:51 AM

“If Cleveland is going to be the center of the political universe, then Erie will be the warmup act for the convention,” C-SPAN's Steve Scully says.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 at 11:45 AM

Political hardballers pit stop in Erie on their way to the big show. 

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 at 1:15 PM

Amid the dark cloud of education funding that looms over Erie’s Public Schools, there may be a silver lining.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 3:15 PM

“It is our hope that we contribute positively to the thousands of hardworking small businesses within our region.”

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 3:15 PM

The recent news that the superintendent of Erie’s Public Schools must consider closing the city’s four high schools to meet a fiduciary duty to the Commonwealth has left the community in a state of panic.

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump squared off for the first time. Here are a few key takeaways.

100 years of drama, music, laughter, and family. 

A longtime local car-parts sculptor gets Ripley’s acclaim for his delightfully out-there art.

A call to save nursing jobs and chemotherapy infusion services at the Regional Cancer Center. 

Stop by VegFest 2016 and discover the fun in a plant-based lifestyle.

IN THIS ISSUE

100 years of drama, music, laughter, and family. 

A longtime local car-parts sculptor gets Ripley’s acclaim for his delightfully out-there art.

A call to save nursing jobs and chemotherapy infusion services at the Regional Cancer Center. 

Stop by VegFest 2016 and discover the fun in a plant-based lifestyle.

On Sept. 25, Mary Halvorson brings her current duo project, Secret Keeper, featuring bassist Stephan Crump, to Erie’s PACA.

The Colony Plaza parking lot will transform into an outdoor shopping and socializing event called Parking Lot Palooza.

This is the fourth album for Cleveland punk quartet Signals Midwest, and it might be their best yet. 

Fairness and justice take center stage in our commonwealth.

Handy emojis for Erie texting.

Audit looming? No problem. Just use accounting ‘adjustments,’ like the Department of the Army.