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

ComiCon Erie draws it up differently

Erie family’s showbiz legacy becomes new musical

A cosplay consultation with Brooke Surgener 

Asian-American band breaks barriers

WineFest raises a glass to its 36th year

IN THIS ISSUE

Erie family’s showbiz legacy becomes new musical

A cosplay consultation with Brooke Surgener 

Asian-American band breaks barriers

WineFest raises a glass to its 36th year

Art in abundance for local enthusiasts

Irishfest offers up a pot of gold on its silver anniversary

Villains may be a bit slicker, but there’s still plenty of grease and grime beneath that polish.

Millcreek School Busses 

Innovative ways to attract jobs and business

The keystone of economic recovery