Top 10 Perfectly Legal (Yet Morally Dubious) Ways To Raise Money For The City of Syracuse.

While Seneca Falls is hoping to increase tourism and generate more revenue by claiming to be the inspiration for movie director Frank Capra's fictional Bedford Falls in the movie "It's A Wonderful Life," the city of Syracuse is following the development model seen by the fictional George Bailey after being granted his wish of never … Continue reading Top 10 Perfectly Legal (Yet Morally Dubious) Ways To Raise Money For The City of Syracuse.

More Depressing News About Syracuse’s Public Schools

We already knew that the graduation rates for students from the Syracuse City School District was depressingly low, hovering near 50%. Now, The NY State Board of Regents has released data on both graduation rates and performance on the final Regents exams showing that a depressing number of high school graduates are not ready for … Continue reading More Depressing News About Syracuse’s Public Schools

Washington Post’s Sally Jenkins Really Dislikes Syracuse

Posted via email from syruckus's posterous Sally Jenkins is a talented sportswriter, having written for Sports Illustrated and now for the Washington Post. She was also the writer of Lance Armstrong's as-told-to bestseller "It's Not About The Bike." She was in Syracuse on Monday to watch Washington National-to-be phenom Stephen Strasburg pitch for the Chiefs … Continue reading Washington Post’s Sally Jenkins Really Dislikes Syracuse