Erie Reader: Vol. 6, No. 12

June 8th, 2016 — June 21st, 2016
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/6/12
Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 4:00 PM

Social justice advocate tells Erie to get out of its comfort zone.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 3:45 PM

Owner Heidi Lutz’ green oasis serves up homemade food, a warm smile, and a bit of nutritional education. 

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 3:30 PM

We must persevere.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 3:15 PM

“It is our hope that we contribute positively to the thousands of hardworking small businesses within our region.”

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 3:00 PM

This Humane Society fundraiser is a whole new breed.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 2:45 PM

Junk Shop Failure can perfectly camouflage themselves with a humbly inviting, exterior sound. 

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 2:15 PM

 X-Communicate is a finely produced album. It’s obviously the work of an expert.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 2:00 PM

If you think it can only happen in pockets of the Deep South, with its legacy of rigged trials and Jim Crow lynchings, think again.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 1:45 PM

Jill Flanagan: Park Ranger at Presque Isle State Park 

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 1:30 PM

You definitely want to find yourself at the Kings Rook Club on Saturday, June 18th.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 1:15 PM

JazzErie Jazz and Blues Walk attendees are encouraged to walk, or ride the provided trolley if they please, to other venues for more music.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Two of Erie’s best up-and-coming bands, GNOSiS and VWLS, will capitalize on their hard work at the Kings Rook Club

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 12:45 PM

On June 11th, Basement Transmissions is hosting this year’s summer kickoff show.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 12:30 PM

Songwriter Will Toledo has made one of the best albums in recent memory.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 12:15 PM

"I'll do it! Don't think I won't! I swear I will! It's for their own good!"

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Birds create the most sophisticated sounds in all of nature. But do they slur when drunk?  

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 11:45 AM

A conversation with Caitlyn Strohmeyer, president of TransFamily of Northwestern PA.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 11:30 AM

Get ready for an ARTrageous good time at the Erie Art Museum.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 11:15 AM

On June 10th, Captain’s Press and Basement Transmissions are reminding Erie what hardcore is all about.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Kiss Me, Kate is a classic musical that promises as many onstage fireworks as a Roman candle factory afire.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 10:45 AM

Celebrating the music of the Grateful Dead, this massive 59-song collection brings together dozens of modern artists.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Radical Cleric vs. Trump

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 10:15 AM

Taking the ‘lawn’ view.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 10:00 AM

And empathy for all.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 9:45 AM

What could be more cathartic than turning off your cell phone for a few hours and soaking in the betrayals, adultery, and backstabbing of a fictional election before returning (reluctantly) to the real one?

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 9:30 AM

Rhe 2016 Block Party series kicks off Thursday, June 9.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 9:15 AM

The Presque Isle Partnership will again hold the UPMC Sunset Music Series on Beach 1 at Presque Isle State Park.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 9:00 AM

To state it simply, Goodness is just that. 

CURRENT

Dr. Ferki Ferati will succeed Dr. William P. Gary as the head of Erie's think tank

Innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders shaping the future of Erie

Centenarian building serves criminally good drinks, eats

Thousands of music enthusiasts from all across the country flock to the Great Blue Heron Music Festival.

Don’t Blink Photography and Design along with The Box will is putting together Humanity Against Heroin fundraiser.

IN THIS ISSUE

Innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders shaping the future of Erie

Centenarian building serves criminally good drinks, eats

Thousands of music enthusiasts from all across the country flock to the Great Blue Heron Music Festival.

Don’t Blink Photography and Design along with The Box will is putting together Humanity Against Heroin fundraiser.

Big Thief are able to communicate emotions with heartbreaking accuracy.

East High School Tribute

Uncanny advertising and meth-fueled hotwiring 

Catch some of Erie’s best original musicians while helping to support a great cause.

Goodell Gardens and friends present the gardens’ third annual Botanical Beverages event.

Beach Fossils continue to raise the bar for themselves