Forget what other people say. Erie is great. You can be anything you want to be in Erie

I saw this article earlier in the week courtesy of Erie New Snow, and I admit it brought me down: https://www.erienewsnow.com/story/42753506/erie-ranked-slowestgrowing-city-in-america The headline was that out of 515 cities ranked according to 17 metrics in the two broad categories of “sociodemographics” and “jobs and economy” by Wallethub – a website of which I’d never heard […]

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Otters’ Drysdale goes 6th overall in NHL Draft – Something good happened in Erie, 10/9/2020

Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.goerie.com/story/sports/2020/10/06/erie-otters-defenseman-drysdale-taken-sixth-overall-nhl-draft/5904491002/?fbclid=IwAR3fZEjm6ty7SLL-I_O4aViRE7Y1a187RnPSWRQVhhlNzNEJ7RvebejO2SY It is rare that losing great talent counts as a good news story for a city, but this is an obvious exception: Jamie Drysdale of our Erie Otters was selected by the Anaheim Ducks with the 6th overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft. […]

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S*** the President Says – 10/5/2020

Ladies and gentlemen, behold, some s*** the president said during the previous week: “I put the mask on, you know when I think I need it.” 9/29/2020 presidential debate. We’ll file this under “things that didn’t age well” because on the way home from that night’s event (if not earlier), our president contracted COVID-19. At […]

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