(JES @ Celebrate erie) Erie Politics: Old, New, and Notable

August 21st,2022 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Professor/Instructor/Speaker: Patrick Cuneo , B.A.

How did Erie get its start? Who were its more colorful and successful leaders over the years? How did immigrant groups shape the Erie of today? Pat Cuneo, Director of Publications at the Jefferson Educational Society will take you on a tour of Erie's politics and people and how they shaped the city as we know it.


Location: Erie City Hall, Council Chamber 626 State St. Erie, PA 16501

Date/Time:Sunday, August 21 @ 2:00 pm

Admission: FREE

Parking: street parking, parking garages available

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Patrick Cuneo , B.A.

Erie native Pat Cuneo, Director of Publications at the JES, is a former reporter, editor and columnist for the Erie Times-News. He is a 1978 graduate of the University of Notre Dame and studied journalism at Poynter Institute and the American Press Institute. He recorded his first "45" for Franklin Records in Fort Wayne, Ind., in 1979 ("Lost and Lonely"), performed as a singer-songwriter for the Alex Findley Band at regional folk festivals for more than a decade and was a member of the Nashville Songwriters Association from 1992 to 2007.