Erie Reader: Vol. 1, No. 20

October 5th, 2011 — October 18th, 2011
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/1/20
Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 5:00 PM

Currently hanging in the Schuster Gallery, Art Critic Luke Gehring reviews "Origins."

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 4:30 PM

Facebook's good for more than shooting the breeze with your friends. As Cory Vaillancourt reports, it apparently can affect change on the local government level.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 4:30 PM

Michael doesn?t have a vote. But he has a column. And he?s talking Rock Erie Music Awards.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 3:00 PM
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Fiction writer Danielle Evans will be reading at Penn State Behrend on Thursday, Oct. 6, as the concluding speaker of the Creative Writers Reading Series.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 2:00 PM

Rebecca Styn suggests you ought to know One World Tribe. And with a chance to see them live this weekend, you can get to know them in person after reading her profile.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 1:30 PM

Last season he promised he?d be back for more. Ben Speggen reviews the Phil?s opening night performance.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 12:00 PM

Allegheny county state Representatives want PA school districts to sue Gov. Corbett. Jay Stevens thinks Erie should join the lawsuit.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 11:30 AM

The revitalization of downtown Erie has taken another step forward with the opening of the new U Pick 6 Tap House at the corner of Fourth and State streets. Michael Bennett checks in from the new downtown spot.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 11:00 AM

He was there. There were bands from Italy, bands who owned the city for a night, and band who said farewell. See where Michael Bennett checked in this week.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 10:00 AM

It boils down to whiny non-smokers and inconsideration smokers. So says Cory Vaillancourt. Now it?s a matter of voting with our dollars.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 9:00 AM

Has e-mail become the new snail mail? With faster, more efficient means of communication, Michael Haas thinks so.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 8:11 AM

GE Transportation weathers the financial storm and invests in Erie.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 3:00 PM

Erie native Sue Lechner comes from a musical family and has make music and performance a large part of her children?s lives.

CURRENT

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.

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.