Something good happened in Erie – 11/15/2018

A turkey. Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: http://www.goerie.com/news/20181114/free-thanksgiving-dinners-abound-around-erie Look, sometimes things don’t go as you planned. Maybe you’re down on your luck or just having a bad day. Maybe you’ve lost something you can’t get back. As bad as things might get, though, you’ve probably never faced the prospect of […]

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Erie County Council’s Hiring of Tony Logue is Gross and Needs to be Reversed

Erie County Courthouse – where the magic happens. Incoming! Pat Howard of our local Erie Times-News is all fired up about Erie County Council’s decision to hire Attorney Tony Logue to direct the county’s Human Relations Commission, and he is right to be hot. Logue has no business in this position whatsoever. There are a […]

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Something good happened in Erie – 11/7/2018

Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: http://www.goerie.com/news/20181106/midterm-turnout-in-erie-county-highest-since-94 The Erie County Board of Elections reports 52.23% voter participation in Tuesday’s elections, the highest turnout in a generation. This is unambiguously good news. We here at Idiotville are firm believers that civic engagement is the cure for much of what ails us. Through […]

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