Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 2

January 21st, 2015 — February 3rd, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/2
Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 10:23 AM

Headlines — aside from saying a lot with a little — generate conversation because they entice and provoke us to read onward. 

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 8:45 AM

Fans of rough-and-tumble rock ‘n’ roll should love the pairing of Special Guest and Pale Green Stars

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 8:30 AM

Two acclaimed movies, two dates, one place.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 8:30 AM

The earnest singer/songwriter releases his highly anticipated sophomore album.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 8:15 AM

The Point -- it's not just for gulls...

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 8:00 AM
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After every local team being defeated in the Buger King Classic, we are left wondering whether or not the size of our players is holding us back. Also, a Super Bowl prediction.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 7:45 AM

D'angelo and The Vanguard trade pop for soul in a groovy sonic move. 

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 7:30 AM

The Sidekicks build on their punk roots in the latest evolution of their sound.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 7:15 AM

Sleater-Kinney returns in style. 

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM

An open letter to Reader readers.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 6:45 AM

A review of Tyler Smilo's sophomore effort. 

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 6:30 AM

The star talks about, Veep, Arrested Development, and his work with Emma’s Footprints.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 6:15 AM

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft takes card games off the table and onto the digital screen.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 6:00 AM

We must demand change to the way our food is harvested.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 5:45 AM

With crime, poverty, and taxes all on the rise in Erie, spending money to save the Viaduct may appear to be a misuse of limited available resources. However, the Viaduct is a good investment, because it holds promise for revitalization and will maintain East Avenue’s connection to the surrounding areas. 

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 5:30 AM

The complication of freedom of expression, understanding Charlie Hebdo, and addressing the real threat to free speech.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 5:15 AM

East Avenue Task Force, more than an election-year gimmick

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 5:00 AM

Nationally recognized pianist Simone Dinnerstein will be accompanying the Erie Philharmonic for their first-ever performance of 'Piano Concerto No. 2'.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 4:45 AM

Take a play, throw in the absurd, symbolism, fantasy, and two giant lizards if you want an idea of what Seascape is like.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 4:30 AM

Poetry event to feature more than 50 performers of spoken word at the Avalon Hotel and Ballroom.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 4:15 AM

Get the low-down on Eerie Eric Fargiorgio'd upcoming art show. 

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 4:00 AM

After taking time off, local pop-punk band Mallory Run is gearing up for their return show at Basement Transmissions with Canadian Hardcore Rockers Comeback Kid.

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.