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

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump squared off for the first time. Here are a few key takeaways.

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.