The Real Story On Vacant Houses In Syracuse

Many thanks to the Post Standard's Urban Affairs editor Maureen Sieh for writing the real story on vacant houses in our neighborhoods: the fact that their number is growing and that they endanger our neighbors. Thanks also to video/photo guy Peter Chen for filming it, as well! I am happy to see this article, and … Continue reading The Real Story On Vacant Houses In Syracuse

Syracuse Stories Of The Year 2008

Joanie Mahoney kills Armory Square sewage treatment plant In a blow for sanity, first year County Executive Joanie Mahoney came in and killed the planned sewage treatment plant in Armory Square. Joanie argued that the County could use newer and greener technology, eliminate the need for a plant in the middle of the city’s main … Continue reading Syracuse Stories Of The Year 2008

Washington Post: Maffei Exemplifies Democrat Ascendancy In Northeast

The Washington Post needed an example of a candidate in the Northeast that showed how Republicans have lost their dominance to a resurgent Democratic Party. They chose Dan Maffei and New York's 25th Congressional District. The article pointed out that our congressional district was the only one in the country where John Kerry won the … Continue reading Washington Post: Maffei Exemplifies Democrat Ascendancy In Northeast

CNY Speaks Back

Flipping the script--CNY Speaks writes the post and I comment. Thanks to Greg Munno from the Post-Standard and CNY Speaks I love this post, even though it contains a fair amount of criticism of a project that I am truly passionate about. The reason I love it is that it eloquently articulates exactly what CNYSpeaks … Continue reading CNY Speaks Back