High School Football – Something good happened in Erie, 9/11/2020

Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.goerie.com/sports/20200910/erie-times-news-our-call-football-predictions-sept-11-12?fbclid=IwAR0gNhJg3mPYQI_YTQhWVv22fcYhSiXUDfIw8rPwG8G3WKj4V88h_AkBVH0 Ladies and gentlemen, we’ve got football. Don’t ask me if it’s a good idea; I don’t know. Maybe football is the random spring of water as we wind our way through the desert without a camel, or maybe it’s the ice cream for dinner […]

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Roundabouts save lives – Something good happened in Erie, 9/4/2020

This week’s good news is something most people don’t think about, but should – if you’ve traveled through an Erie County roundabout anytime recently, that roundabout may already have saved your life. Here’s the story: https://www.erienewsnow.com/story/42581961/penndot-roundabouts-are-reducing-fatalities-injuries-crashes?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_Erie_News_Now So, PennDOT studied 22 recently installed roundabouts to find out whether they really are safer. They looked at three […]

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Another $100 million investment – Something good happened in Erie, 8/21/2020

Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.goerie.com/business/20200817/100-million-recycling-plant-planned-for-erie We’ll keep it short and sweet this week because, honestly, life got in the way and I couldn’t dedicate the normal amount of time or brain space to writing. That’s kind of a shame, because Erie got word this week of International Recycling Group’s […]

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Erie Gives makes me damn proud to be an Erieite – Something good happened in Erie, 8/14/2020

Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.goerie.com/news/20200811/erie-gives-enjoys-another-record-year?template=ampart Most of us have had a tough year, so far. We’ve been isolated, unemployed, and left to figure a way out of the pandemic for ourselves. Since March, 40% of the Pennsylvania workforce has applied for unemployment. Forty percent! And yet, like the Whos […]

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