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Exit the Burglar

Written by Doug Ireland on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

A man encountered a burglar exiting his apartment. At 8:40 AM on Friday, August 30, a 26-year-old man entered his apartment on West 81st Street. He was looking for his roommate, when he found an unknown perpetrator fleeing towards the back of the apartment and exiting through a window onto the fire escape. The victim [&hellip
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The Greens’ Man for Governor

Written by Doug Ireland on . Posted in Miscellaneous, Posts

The gubernatorial campaign currently under way is attracting very little interest from the electorate–partly because of the uninspired campaigns by the two Democratic primary contenders, Carl McCall and Andrew Cuomo; and partly because George Pataki’s reelection is not seriously in question. Fortunately, there is now an alternative candidate whose presence on the November ballot gives [&hellip
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An Open Letter to Schools Chancellor Harold Levy

Written by Doug Ireland on . Posted in Breaking News, Posts

When a second question pointed out that this response was unacceptably flippant and offensive, you sidestepped by responding that "The Board [of Education] has a policy, and I support that policy" (without ever saying what that policy is). And when you got a question about what you would do to protect gay students–or students perceived [&hellip
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