Erie Reader: Vol. 6, No. 6

March 16th, 2016 — March 29th, 2016
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/6/6
Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Derailments, spills, and explosions beg the question: Are safety measures enough? 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 2:45 PM

Any doubt that a derailment could happen here was erased March 1 when 16 cars on a 34-car Norfolk Southern train hit the dirt in nearby Ripley, New York, at about 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 2:30 PM

A variety of regional and national innovators come together to talk tech.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 2:15 PM

Keven Lareau's melodic lines are a welcome addition compared to Quilt's previous efforts.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 2:00 PM

The future looks bright for this revamped Millcreek icon. 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 1:45 PM

Migrating south in search of bird royalty 

 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 1:30 PM

The writer Molly Ivins said a person can't get elected president without having some elvis.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 1:15 PM

How does memory shape and distort our understanding of history? 

 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 1:00 PM

The conversation will be open to everyone when the film premieres locally on Tuesday, March 29 at Edinboro University.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 12:45 PM

Rivers’ sound will flow at a free show at Kings Rook Club on Friday, March 25.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 12:30 PM

Esperanza Spalding was quickly hoisted up as one of the saviors of modern jazz. 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 12:15 PM

Make America Great Again

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Order in the court! But please: no pajamas.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 11:45 AM

An inspirational symbol of Erie’s tenacity

 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 11:30 AM

Laugh/Riot Performing Arts Company, resident theater of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, is staging playwright Luigi Pirandello’s Six Characters in Search of an Author.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 11:15 AM

If you haven’t seen at least one of them playing out live, you truly need to get out more. 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Don’t end your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations before the weekend is over. 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 10:45 AM

This album is able to go toe-to-toe with most other GBV related releases.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Ex-convicts deserve a fair chance at employment. 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 10:15 AM

Water brings life to Death Valley (and all of us). 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 10:00 AM

It’s time for our crude awakening.

 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 9:45 AM

It doesn’t matter how you get to Kings Rook the evening of March 18th, it only matters that you get there.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 9:30 AM

Tinfoil Haberdashery, a darkly comedic play from Erie’s own Ernest Hemmings.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 9:15 AM

The sixth Women of Word promises to be a powerful and dramatic event. 

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 9:00 AM

 The user is left to differentiate each song for themselves, psychologically tying all eight cuts tightly together.

CURRENT

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.

On Sept. 25, Mary Halvorson brings her current duo project, Secret Keeper, featuring bassist Stephan Crump, to Erie’s PACA.

IN THIS ISSUE

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.

On Sept. 25, Mary Halvorson brings her current duo project, Secret Keeper, featuring bassist Stephan Crump, to Erie’s PACA.

The Colony Plaza parking lot will transform into an outdoor shopping and socializing event called Parking Lot Palooza.

This is the fourth album for Cleveland punk quartet Signals Midwest, and it might be their best yet. 

Fairness and justice take center stage in our commonwealth.

Handy emojis for Erie texting.

Audit looming? No problem. Just use accounting ‘adjustments,’ like the Department of the Army.