Erie Reader: Vol. 4, No. 25

December 10th, 2014 — December 23rd, 2014
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/4/25
Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM

The Presque Isle Partnership is hosting Polar Fest on Sunday, Dec. 14, a winter version of Discover Presque Isle, if you will, featuring indoor and outdoor activities related to the winter season.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 8:45 AM

Music fans were in for a treat this past November when a long list of those loquacious lyricists showed off their musical chops at 814 Grinders: Hip-hop Pt. 1. The event was so good, in fact, that it will be getting a sequel Friday, Dec. 12 at The Beer Mug.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 8:30 AM

Wayward Tattoo Studio presents Arc Angels Toy Drive

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 8:15 AM

PACA presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and then some!)

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 8:00 AM

The Lake Erie Ballet will continue its holiday tradition this year with four productions of The Nutcracker at the Warner Theatre this December, including a pair of special events. 

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 7:45 AM

Pittsburgh indie rockers return to Erie's Basement Transmissions.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 7:30 AM

The Station Dinner Theatre will celebrate its 25th Anniversary Holiday Musical event with Christmas Memories: A Christmas Carol

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 7:15 AM

Martinis and blues go together just like peas and carrots. Confused? Read on.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM

Michigan-bred 'mericana badasses return to Erie Saturday, Dec. 19.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 6:45 AM

ECO showcases both new and old holiday music with its upcoming show.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 6:30 AM

Erie's 2017 mayoral primary is already the talk of the town. Are we ready?

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 6:30 AM

Addressing our broken prison system and finding ways to fix it.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Cliven Bundy is a thief and a bully. And remains a free man.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 6:00 AM

Millcreek School Districts bumbling of Ridgefield Elementary School continues.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 5:45 AM

It's where youth reigns supreme on the dial.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 5:45 AM

Looks like Mike Kelly and Glenn Thompson are inviting some advisors to the table.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 5:15 AM

Dressing for sub-freezing temperatures and looking good at the same time is a challenge. Here are some pro tips to keep you looking good this season.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 4:45 AM

The eight-track album features a selection of punk and alt-rock tracks from bands like Smoking Popes, Depeche Mode, and Against Me!, with Kinsella turning them into lush acoustic numbers.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 4:30 AM

If you have spent much time with the cracked vibrato of church lady soprano divas or spotty musicianship of once-a-year French horn players, you will appreciate this album.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 4:15 AM

The Northeast Ohio crew is looking to expand their reach with the release of their debut EP Random Lights, an eight-track dose of fun.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 4:00 AM
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Mack Avenue is one of the newer jazz labels, but it is already highly regarded because of its strong artist roster, many of whom are on display on one of the few jazz Christmas CDs released this year.

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 at 4:42 PM

Examining the U.S. prison system, and the racial tensions of Ferguson, Staten Island, and Cleveland.

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.”