Erie Reader: Vol. 4, No. 14

July 9th, 2014 — July 22nd, 2014
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/4/14
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:30 AM

Fragmented Local Government Damaging Region’s Economic Development

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:25 AM

The Walkmen frontman trades in his booming vocal style from the past and adapts to more of a ‘50s and ‘60s croon, tackling both joyous pop tunes and the slow sway.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:20 AM

The Philadelphia-based musician takes listeners on a spiritual journey on his debut.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:10 AM

For his third album under the moniker How to Dress Well, Tom Krell showcases his R&B-tinged pop sound in various states of undress.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Max Bemis is back with a reinvented Say Anything – still vibrant but more mature, electronic, and reflective than ever before.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:45 AM

The firing and hiring gaffe of the General McLane School Board.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:25 AM

Cees Smith: Dutch Soccer Star, Legendary Athlete Who Calls Erie Home

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM

From destructive days with the guns and the drugs and the fights and the nights in the Greybar Hotel, the renowned videographer is now building a bright future for himself in Erie.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Welcome to the World Cup of gaming.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 7:45 AM

Outlaws I & I, The Ark Band, Preach Freedom + Connect, and Chaka

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 7:15 AM

FILM at the Erie Art Museum celebrates the 50th anniversary of the iconic film A Hard Day's Night.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM

Jam-band Erie vets take to the stage Friday, July 11.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:50 AM

Head to the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church July 11 to 13.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:45 AM

It’s rare that you get to meet a 100 year-old man. It’s an even rarer occasion to meet a 156-year-old man just so happens to be a rock-star, mustachioed man who ran the United States from 1901 to 1909.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:35 AM

The amphitheater at the Lake Erie Arboretum in Frontier Park will host the seasonal series, as this year’s Shakespeare outing will feature a pair of famous Shakespearian duos: Romeo and Juliet and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:20 AM

Blues drummer Gabe Butterfield brings the beats to the Frontier Piazza.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:05 AM

The JazzErie Jazz and Blues Walk returns to the streets of Erie Saturday, July 12.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 5:30 AM

A favorite of area roots music fans takes his grit and growl to barnside.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 5:15 AM

After several road matches, the Eerie Rollers next upcoming home bout is slated for Saturday, July 19.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 4:50 AM

Was the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on contraceptives the right one?

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 4:40 AM

County councilman sheds light on the importance of orginality.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 4:34 PM

This is an exciting and invigorating time for Erie; even as she withers and decays like all things, she also grows and expands.

CURRENT

City faces stark choices in upcoming mayoral primary

When it comes to the city economy and gaming funds, $2.4 million is greater than $550,000.

Working ducks elevated to art in ‘Erie Decoys: Folk Art Sculpture’

Join the conversation

Presque Isle Partnership has a full slate at PI Snow Day.

IN THIS ISSUE

City faces stark choices in upcoming mayoral primary

When it comes to the city economy and gaming funds, $2.4 million is greater than $550,000.

Working ducks elevated to art in ‘Erie Decoys: Folk Art Sculpture’

Join the conversation

Presque Isle Partnership has a full slate at PI Snow Day.

Little Fictions is welcoming, a somber meditation that succeeds in setting a dark, personal mood.

The Bird-while:Poetry of the Great Lakes basin and beyond

I hate him.

Wei-Shin Lai and Jason Wolfe: founders of AcousticSheep

Eight islands to inspire creative fun