Union and Wabtec agree on 4-year contract – Something good happened in Erie, 6/13/2019

A beautiful, American-made locomotive. | Photo source unknown. Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.goerie.com/news/20190612/ue-ratifies-wabtec-contract-in-erie# They did it! The high drama of UE 506 and Wabtec labor negotiations is over for the next four years. World class locomotives will continue production in Idiotville. The UE Local 506 membership ratified the agreement […]

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Mercyhurst Lakers baseball domination – Something good happened in Erie, 6/6/2019

Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.milb.com/clinton/news/chris-vallimont-named-pitcher-of-the-week/c-307521006?tcid=fb_article_307521006 https://www.goerie.com/sports/20190605/mercyhurst-rallies-for-comeback-win-in-college-world-series https://www.erienewsnow.com/clip/14838116/two-mercyhurst-pitchers-chosen-in-mlb-draft?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_Erie_News_Now Oh hell, I couldn’t pick just one. These three are related, anyway, and each of them are awesome for our hometown. First up, we have Wattsburg native and former Mercyhurst University pitcher (not to mention Division II baseball All-American) Chris Vallimont just […]

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