Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 13

June 24th, 2015 — July 7th, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/13
Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 2:32 PM

We have a sincere offer to help revamp Celebrate Erie

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 10:15 AM

Refugees find Erie's Preferred Community rating not very representative of Erie's desire to educate and hire recently relocated individuals.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 10:00 AM

The UPMC Sunset Music Series will host a display of some local country veterans and new kids on the block when Refuge and M4 hit the stage at Presque Isle Beach 1 Wednesday, July 1.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 9:45 AM

When the members of The Clarks come to the Burger King Amphitheatre Tuesday, July 7, they'll bring nearly 30 years of good ol' rock experience with them.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 9:30 AM

The three-day music festival kicks off July 3.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 9:15 AM

Innovation in and outside of the plastics industry makes Rehrig Pacific a business to be trusted in the Erie area.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Brooke Surgener, a member of the Reader's 2014 40 under 40 class, will show off her DIY attitude and musical talents at the Erie Art Museum's Mid-day Art Break Wednesday, July 1.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 8:45 AM

The King of Rock 'n' Roll is coming to the Erie Playhouse next week, in the form of the stage's latest fundraising event: Luigi Jannuzzi's All The King's Women.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 8:45 AM

Can the struggle for power in local government take a break so that change can be achieved?

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 8:30 AM

"We are very stoked for our debut at the Kings Rook and look forward to an epic night full of dancing," MoChester guitarist/pianist/vocalist/cowbellist Jonathan Sheffer said.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 8:15 AM

Erie's Summer JAM program sets up for another season of providing local kids with hands on experience in the workplace.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
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He's baaack! Richie Role, the tremendously admire and popular jazz alto saxophonist.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 7:30 AM

Anti-Flag, being the historic, iconic, almost legendary band that they are, has a chance to expose more new people to the scene than any show to date at the new Basement Transmissions.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 7:15 AM

Jazz and modern dance on displat at Blasco.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM

High-energy pop group The Romantic Era and the rollicking blues rockers Ron Yarosz and the Vehicle will be on hand to entertain the State Street Crowd.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 6:30 AM

Sirsy will return for this year's Sunset Music Series June 24, with Daybreak Radio as an intro.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 6:15 AM

Pack a lunch - or buy one at the Wave Cafe - and check out the Erie Philharmonic String Quartet.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 6:00 AM

Prepare to geek out in style as the Erie Art Museum plans to receive a haul of comic book art.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:45 AM

If you could imagine Coldplay on Quaaludes, you would be cose to creating a box in which Amarante could fit.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:30 AM
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This 11-year-old pianst is making headlines and creating albums, all while being covered by Today and New York Times.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:15 AM

The woman behind Florence + The Machine has made a carreer out of her booming voals and grand songs, and she certainly doesn't slow down on this latest album.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 5:00 AM

On In Colour, Jamie xx not only brightens up his sound, he presents a variety of styles to match the multi-colored album color.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 4:45 AM

Broadway producer and Erie native Mike Karns answers a few questions before his workshop at the Erie Playhouse July 2.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 4:30 AM

The Electronic Entertainment Expo gets the Lindvay treatment.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 4:15 AM

According to Jay Stevens, Mad Max: Fury Road does have a kick-ass lead, but it's still a long way from treating its female characters as, well, people.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 4:00 AM
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Parents are still affecting roster choices, Joe Buck is surprisingly worse at calling golf than baseball, and it's never too early to talk high school football.

CURRENT

Now serving up good vibes on State Street

Fighting for change in our most vulnerable communities.

Running into a blazing building can be ‘terrifying,’ but some choose to do it, anyway. 

Here are three good opportunities to lighten up as the nights grow longer.

Dancing Wheels bring a world premiere to Mercyhurst.

IN THIS ISSUE

Now serving up good vibes on State Street

Fighting for change in our most vulnerable communities.

Running into a blazing building can be ‘terrifying,’ but some choose to do it, anyway. 

Here are three good opportunities to lighten up as the nights grow longer.

Dancing Wheels bring a world premiere to Mercyhurst.

Shapeshift With Me, relative to the band’s spectacular catalog as a whole, is certainly one of their less powerful studio albums.

Grate every road in downtown Erie all at once.

Some ‘multigrain’ bread has a little more protein than you’d like. 

Don’t just dream it. Be it!

If De Palmas trip down memory lane whets your appetite, come back to the museum for one of his most underrated movies a week later.