Wil Cruz

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Crime is down (Times), But it's bloody in Staten Island (News)

    ​There are dramatically dueling macro and micro takes on the state of crime in the city this morning. The big picture, of course, comes from the Times which reports that, despite growing local poverty and economic woes, crime stats are still trending lower. "Murder, considered the bellwether ... More >>

  • News

    March 30, 2004

    High-Stakes Tests

    Left behind due to the school system's failures, third-graders learn they're dumb