Erie Reader: Vol. 6, No. 1

January 6th, 2016 — January 19th, 2016
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/6/1
Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 3:30 PM

A family tradition to emulate.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 3:15 PM

Experience four artists’ fruitful journeys in “Assembled Visions” at the Erie Art Museum.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Starting Jan. 9, the Niagara League is conducting free weekly workshops to teach interested people the skills necessary to sail the U.S. Brig Niagara.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 2:45 PM

The Erie Vegan and Vegetarian Society is sponsoring a viewing of Fed Up on Jan. 10 at 1 p.m. at the Whole Foods Co-op.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 2:30 PM

Evaluating the impact of local investment by small businesses.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 2:15 PM

Crucible is coming to Erie, with Sherlock’s being the last stop on their EP release tour.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Shoegaze is the name of the game on Sunday, Jan. 17, with local and regional indie bands taking the stage at Basement Transmissions.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 1:45 PM

Purple is one of the best metal albums of the year.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 1:30 PM

Erie’s newest breweries add even more distinction to our thriving craft beer scene.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 1:15 PM

From reclaiming our neighborhoods to developing our workforce, success is well within Erie’s grasp.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Thousands of Pennsylvanians are about to lose their SNAP benefits. Here’s how you can help.  

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 12:45 PM

Charity Nuse and Claire Stuczynski are musical powerhouses in their own rights.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 12:30 PM

Few things emphasize togetherness like the sport of bocce.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 12:15 PM

Erie’s own GNOSiS is one of the best jam bands in the region.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 12:00 PM

While in many ways 2015 was an odd year, it brought me back to something fundamental. 

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 11:45 AM

The most dangerous plague facing the Erie region may not be things that go pop in the night.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 11:30 AM

Behind the scenes at the design committee for an "improved" Perry Square.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 11:15 AM

Redefining the “fanny pack,” and other strange uses of mind and body.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Laugh/Riot Performing Arts Company, the resident theatre troupe at Edinboro University, will be performing the Tracy Letts dramedy as their first 2016 presentation.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 10:45 AM

Piff the Magic Dragon bring his show to Erie for four days this January as JR’s Last Laugh becomes his lair. 

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 10:30 AM

This album is full of songs you might hear at a decent clothing store, or in the background of a really cool insurance commercial. 

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 10:15 AM

We are dancing animals.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Because if we don’t, we may not have a future to argue over, as 2016 goes out with a whimper and not a bang.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 9:45 AM

We are what we eat.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 9:30 AM

Both Smilo’s and Texter’s talents are a gift to their home city – and worth going out for on a Thursday night.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 9:15 AM

Few bands do more with less than this pair from Albany, N.Y.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Cobain put it all out there – every blemish, every trouble, every silly, stupid, or brilliant idea that popped into his head.

CURRENT

Bridging the divide and creating accountability

 

The crucial role of Erie City Council

 

Welcome the warmer months with a visit to the historical Riverside Inn during the Riverside Music Festival.

Dafmark Dance Theater creates another artistic pearl

James Mercer's gift for melody hasn’t faded in Heartworms. 

IN THIS ISSUE

Bridging the divide and creating accountability

 

The crucial role of Erie City Council

 

Welcome the warmer months with a visit to the historical Riverside Inn during the Riverside Music Festival.

Dafmark Dance Theater creates another artistic pearl

James Mercer's gift for melody hasn’t faded in Heartworms. 

Take a culinary trip to Meadville … and the Dominican Republic.

Turtle Shell

$15 million dollars and more unanswered questions

 

Celebrating seven years of hard-hitting poetry

Mercyhurst University presents Anna Deavere Smith’s one-woman show.