Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 21

October 14th, 2015 — October 27th, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/21
Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
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What not to read, what not to miss, and gridiron picks from our resident sports expert. 

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 4:15 PM

I know it might seem silly to many of you, but there is something comforting in watching bars fill up, and discovering new toys to play with.  

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Erie County Public Library has launched its local music project.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 3:45 PM

When you think of Bollywood, and of dancing, what comes to mind? 

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 3:30 PM

Now in its 12th year, the popular festival is returning to its roots.

 

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 3:15 PM

Erie needs bold changes to reduce blight, encourage homesteading and preservation, improve our collective finances, and make the city safer, block by block.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Check out who you voted for in Erie Reader's Best of Erie 2015 Finalists list.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 2:45 PM

You don’t have to wait until Halloween to show off your costume skills.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 2:30 PM

Get ready for an extra dose of rock ‘n’ roll when Joe Deninzon and Stratospheerius returns to the Kings Rook Club. 

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 2:15 PM

Science and folk magic sweetly combine at this Edinboro farm.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Bison bring visions of days gone by at this Southern Erie County farm.

 

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 1:45 PM

This October, Sherlock’s will play host to the reunion of Mas Nova after an eight-year hiatus.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 1:30 PM

The duo clearly enjoy the musical conversation their dueting inspires.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 1:15 PM

It’s business as usual for Kurt Vile on his latest album b’lieve i’m goin’ down.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM

The outspoken Cornell University engineer will address the myths and realities of fracking.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 12:45 PM

PA High School Football State Champion Schools - 2016

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Think you have it bad? Try being an adolescent in the Dominican Republic, a jobseeker in India, or a chicken on the day of atonement.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 12:15 PM

County Executive’s proposed budget should spur meaningful conversation about Erie’s future.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 12:00 PM

You can’t spell funk without fun.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 11:45 AM

Medea Benjamin will present her lecture Diplomacy Works: Iran at the Mount St. Benedict Monastery.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 11:30 AM

Every Open Eye shimmers, sparkles, and satisfies on another batch of finely-crafted pop tunes.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 11:15 AM

“She has quite the vocabulary for a barmaid.”

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 11:00 AM

This isn’t a matter of life and death. But it is a matter of dollars and sense.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 10:45 AM

What’s on your wish list? How about a nice, light-hearted murder?

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Laugh/Riot Performing Arts Company is taking on Shakespeare’s Macbeth this month.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 10:15 AM

Zac Little and his Saintseneca crew really have a knack for crafting absolutely infectious songs that crawl inside your head and burrow deep in your brain. 

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Erie’s best ticket to the world of ideas.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 9:45 AM

After realizing that the topic needed as much exposure, so to speak, as we could provide it, we featured revenge porn on our last cover. 

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Take the Haunted History Tours of Union Station presented by The Brewerie.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 9:15 AM

What do the tobacco industry and climate change doubters have in common?

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Watching him evolve and test his limits gives the album a genuine feel.

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.