Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 18

September 2nd, 2015 — September 15th, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/18
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 6:15 PM
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With the football season finally upon us, it’s time to make some picks.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Adobe’s Flash, the ubiquitous Internet ad and video player, is finally dying. 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:45 PM

If anyone has embraced the world music scene, it’s British soul diva Joss Stone.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:30 PM

Drop by the Mercyhurst Institute for Arts and Culture for a challenging look at recent history.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:15 PM

It’s time to celebrate Frontier Park at the 17th Annual LEAF festival.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Are you ready to battle the Beast? 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:45 PM

Veteran photographers and amateurs alike should be excited about Sam Abell’s upcoming visit to Erie.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:30 PM

Everyman is one of English drama’s oldest plays; its story is just as timeless.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:15 PM

Night Lights features live performances from prolific, fun, great-to-see-live 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Oktoberfest is back in Erie.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:45 PM

Goodell Gardens will treat some lucky Erieites to a true farm-to-table dining experience.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:36 PM

The Erie Playhouse has big plans for The Little Mermaid.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:30 PM

Kilted or not, everyone can get a little (or, a lot) Scottish at the Highland Games on the green, rolling campus of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:15 PM

Arts & Drafts Fest will bring its celebration of music, art, and beer back to The Brewerie this fall.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM

What weaves together spoken word, musical theater, and gospel into one performance?

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 2:15 PM

With a title like Poison Season, it’s appropriate that Dan Bejar’s latest album under the Destroyer Moniker has its fair share of venom

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Special Guest: “Truly unique.”

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Depression Cherry, the fifth album from Baltimore duo Beach House, is another exercise in the duo’s familiar dream-pop sound.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 11:45 AM

Get your calendars out, Erie, because you have a lot of shows to see. 

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Film Society, Positive Youth Development, and the Downtown YMCA partner for Summer Jobs program.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 11:15 AM

EDM Extravaganza Features Live DJ Sets from Local and Regional Genre-Blenders

 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Fat Tire: Now available within biking distance.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 10:45 AM

Show Me A Hero and Erie’s housing crisis: What we can learn from Yonkers, N.Y.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Humane Society vs. Anna Shelter

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Housing Authority of the City of Erie’s  Wangari Maathai Nurseries.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Angels in America, Part Two: Perestroika opens at Erie’s contemporary theater company. 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 9:45 AM

Cecil Speaks, sort of, and more weirdness.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Big fun – messy hands and all – was had by all.

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Pennsylvania enters month three of the budget impasse.

 

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The former Under The Clock restaurant at the Boston Store hosts one of the most creative shows in the Erie area this fall.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 8:45 AM

The sale of the Millcreek Township Water Authority presents another “bad deal” for Erie City residents.

 

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 8:30 AM

Talented performers are ready to celebrate Harrilla’s 40th birthday in proper fashion.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 8:15 AM

Five years ago the Erie Reader was nothing but a blog and a big idea. 

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No character better exemplifies the irresistible energy of Mad Max: Fury Road than the Doof Warrior.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 at 7:45 AM

While Nathaniel Rateliff is known for his intimate folk songs, the Denver singer-songwriter shows off his soulful side with his band The Night Sweats on their self-titled debut album.

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.