Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 24

November 25th, 2015 — December 8th, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/24
Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Social media becomes a means to express humanity and compassion to those who many of us will never see in person.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 4:45 PM

Honoring those who strengthen our community by creating Erie’s cultural landscape. 

 

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 4:30 PM

Review: Cory Vaillancourt, Lou Tullio: A Real Erie Guy

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 4:15 PM

This contemplative exhibit is on view at Erie Art Museum’s Holstein Gallery until Jan. 8.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Box of Light and The Secret Squirrel hope to encourage the artist in all of us.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 3:45 PM

Watching liberal novelist Gore Vidal spar with conservative journalist William F. Buckley in the late sixties is like entering the Twilight Zone.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 3:30 PM

Driftwood will float its way back into the Gem City for what’s sure to be a stellar show at the Kings Rook Club.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 3:15 PM

Shining brightly in the sky of Gallery Night on Dec. 4 will be the opening of “Assembled Visions,” a group show featuring four regional artists.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 2:45 PM

But donations are welcome at Basement Transmissions. 

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 2:30 PM

The current leader of Sinkane, and former member of Yeasayer, Caribou, Of Montreal, and the Atomic Bomb! Band talks about finding unity through music.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 2:15 PM

The engineer-turned-developer has always been a dreamer.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Boom, Bust, and the future of GE Transportation.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 1:45 PM

Local lawyer hosts first-ever TEDx event in Erie.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 1:30 PM

Using theater to interrupt the cycle of violence in Erie.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 1:15 PM

A local theater company will soon be offering some old school laughs; and by “old school” I mean positively ancient.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Let Sherlock's fill you with a heaping helping of rock-n-roll. 

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 12:45 PM

Phish’s Trey Anastasio is one of the best guitarists of our time. That doesn’t mean he’s perfect.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Cooking with Kathy, and the overstuffed Erie County payroll.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 12:15 PM

Doctors’ excuses are so passe. Now if you want to blow off studying, bank on the ole Rapture dodge.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Our moral obligation to care for the environment must transcend political and religious boundaries. 

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 11:30 AM

Islamic State attacks in Paris force the U.S. to come to terms with what it means to be “American” in the 21st Century.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 11:15 AM

The Paris Climate Conference, or COP21, has been about violence all along.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM

If the madness of Black Friday isn’t for you, sleep in, eat some leftovers, and plan your shopping for Sunday, Nov. 29 at the Even Craftier Handmade Fair

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 10:45 AM

Katherine DiSavino’s comedy, Things My Mother Taught Me, at All An Act Theatre, promises to be hilarious and heartwarming.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Claire Boucher has moved from her darker, dream pop sound to something brighter and more marketable. 

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 10:15 AM

Kids across time have engaged in risky behavior, but digital technology gives them a means to broadcast their stupidity.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 10:00 AM

One Bosnian woman’s prayer for understanding in the wake of the Paris attacks.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 9:45 AM

Finding beauty in a broken world is creating beauty in the world we find.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Get your turntable ready for a six-sided chimera of local talent. 

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 9:15 AM

There’s just something about late fall, around Thanksgiving, that brings out the drinker in a lot of us.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Divers gives us another complex album full of lush instrumentation and erudite songwriting.

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.