Erie Reader: Vol. 6, No. 4

February 17th, 2016 — March 1st, 2016
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/6/4
Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Modest gains and growing pains.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 6:45 PM

These are just a handful of the innovative local companies that help to shape the Erie area’s commercial/industrial landscape.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 6:30 PM

Rescue yourself from the winter doldrums and peel back the years at PACA before it’s too late.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 6:15 PM

 Dust off those dancing shoes, because it’s time for another fun night with the loveable quartet. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 6:00 PM

 This record sounds great, but it won’t be the watershed that Oshin was. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 5:45 PM

With nominations now open for the 2016 class, these three alumni continue to be great examples of local leadership. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 5:30 PM

Playwright Richard Boler debuts a new one-act comedy in Erie.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 5:15 PM
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Arts revive and hone our humanity, contribute to social interactions, foster innovation, and attract and retain human capital to the region, thus enriching our economy. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 5:00 PM

Scandal: President to Nominate Supreme Court Justice

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 4:45 PM

Dark comedy is the phrase that best comes to mind with Samuel D. Hunter’s Boise, set to begin its run as part of Dramashop’s Mainstage series. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 4:30 PM

New Jersey’s B.D. Lenz will join Erie’s own Frank Singer on guitar for three hours of laid back grooves in the cozy confines of the Oasis Pub’s understory.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 4:15 PM

Erie Library Local Music Project unveils the new local music collection at Blasco Library's CD release party.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 4:00 PM

Black Tusk rips it apart with Pillars of Ash

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 3:45 PM

Drafting a superhero “born” during World War II to her cause, a New York artist explores male/female roles and expectations.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 3:30 PM

Amazon introduces their free-to-use engine called Lumberyard.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 3:15 PM

Unified Erie

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, the Court was asked to consider whether or not union fees, known as “fair share” or “agency” fees, violate the First Amendment. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 2:45 PM

Chi-Raq might not be the best film of 2015, but it’s probably the one that best represents the uncertain zeitgeist we live in.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 2:30 PM

Whitney Peyton brings her Break the Frame tour to BT.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Money’s sophomore release captures a melancholy beauty. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 1:45 PM

The divisive conversation continues. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 1:15 PM

Smart innovation makes thoughtful use of what we already have. 

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 1:10 PM

The Junior Boys’ fifth album is a welcome reminder of the depths synthesized music can reach – without necessarily blowing out your subwoofers.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 1:08 PM

Take a nice respite from the cold February weather, grab a drink, and warm yourself up to two of the best songwriters in the area.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 1:00 PM

From automation to the arts, there’s a lot to be optimistic about in Erie today.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 1:00 PM

From snow removal to art, getting away with the bare minimum.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 12:55 PM

This month’s installment of Basement Transmissions’ Punk Floor Show series doubles as the CD release show for Pittsburgh’s The Scratch n’ Sniffs’ album Scraping By.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 11:55 AM

On Friday, Feb. 19, Bastard Bearded Irishmen bring their musical rampage back to the Kings Rook Club, setting up for what’s sure to be an evening of good-timey debauchery.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 at 11:50 AM

Do you enjoy weird movies?

CURRENT

Now serving up good vibes on State Street

Fighting for change in our most vulnerable communities.

Running into a blazing building can be ‘terrifying,’ but some choose to do it, anyway. 

Here are three good opportunities to lighten up as the nights grow longer.

Dancing Wheels bring a world premiere to Mercyhurst.

IN THIS ISSUE

Now serving up good vibes on State Street

Fighting for change in our most vulnerable communities.

Running into a blazing building can be ‘terrifying,’ but some choose to do it, anyway. 

Here are three good opportunities to lighten up as the nights grow longer.

Dancing Wheels bring a world premiere to Mercyhurst.

Shapeshift With Me, relative to the band’s spectacular catalog as a whole, is certainly one of their less powerful studio albums.

Grate every road in downtown Erie all at once.

Some ‘multigrain’ bread has a little more protein than you’d like. 

Don’t just dream it. Be it!

If De Palmas trip down memory lane whets your appetite, come back to the museum for one of his most underrated movies a week later.