Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 3

February 4th, 2015 — February 17th, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/3
Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:40 AM

Overzealous? We weren't zealous enough, argues Rick Filippi.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:30 AM

We should embrace this reality rather than resist it. It means we can take risks.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:20 AM

Jay Stevens wants to be optimistic. He also wants to believe. He really, really does -- but...

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:10 AM

A group of Davids pulled their slingshots taut and took down the Goliath of big business, special interests, and government.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM

FILM at the Erie Art Museum kicks off a new season with a double-feature.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:50 AM

The ECO is providing some extra star power to its usual sonic excellence, providing a wonderful opportunity to enjoy one of the world’s finest composers. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:40 AM

Creating the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Erie 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:30 AM

An Examination of the Region’s Industrial Forecast 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:20 AM

The talented sextet of hirsute hooligans may not hail straight from the Emerald Isle, but you couldn’t tell from the group’s high-energy Irish jams.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:10 AM

Erie Could Become the First City in Pennsylvania to Have Gigabyte Fiber To The Home

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:00 AM

Docksider is serving up a healthy dose of funky, deep-groovin’ sound, soaked in sun, drenched in good vibes, and straight beaming with socially-conscious positivity – just what we need to get us through a couple more months of these long, cold, dreary winter nights.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:50 AM

LEAF hosts its tenth annual Winterfest, a celebration of all things snowy and outdoors. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:40 AM

Fourteen productions. Thirty-six performances. One Fringe Fest. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:30 AM
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Cole's stage attitude is casual, playful, and energetic, and says swing, swing, swing -- that’s so, whether he’s doing a ballad or love song or an up-tempo be-bop classic or a Cole Porter or George Gershwin standard or a simple, even corny (by jazz standards) pop song, past or present.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:20 AM

Go see 'The Jimi Hendrix of Violin' in Erie

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:10 AM

To describe The Intergalactic Nemesis – Target Earth: A Live Action Graphic Novel is to attempt to describe many things. Here’s what it’s not: boring.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:00 AM

If Fall Out Boy wants to save rock ‘n’ roll, this is not the way to do it. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:50 AM
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A sharp, high-energy sound that is exciting but sometimes jarring. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:40 AM

Coming from a group that has dabbled in verbose musings into anything from Japanese folk tales to sea shanties, a simple, more relaxed release almost seems odd, but the results generally work. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:30 AM

A deftly crafted album that’s both immensely detailed and delicate. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:20 AM

Confronting Injustice: A Woman’s Voice Challenges Viewers to Consider Wrongs of Society and What We Might Do to Affect Change

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:10 AM

The landmark theater is getting a date with a wrecking ball.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:00 AM

A look at  the legendary – not only in Erie but nationally – basketball game between Youngstown State University and Gannon College.

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 at 7:30 PM

We welcome you to the Industry, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Issue, what will become a perennial look at the climate of industry in Erie.

CURRENT

Local politicians Breneman and Brennan unite to engage the community and combat Erie’s east side blight.

 

Erie stands with Standing Rock 

Barbara and Julian Stanczak at Mercyhurst University’s Cummings Gallery

Erie will become a “Broadway Christmas Wonderland” for just one night.

Australian musician Joe Robinson will play a special performance for one night only at PACA.