Investigations

Exposés, reports
and analysis.

Outrages & Insights

Muckraking blog
by Jim Heaney

GreenPost

Environmental blog
by Dan Telvock

Tom Toles

Editorial cartoons
and commentary

Jul
04

City Hall a “high risk” recipient of federal aid

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, weary of longtime mismanagement of aid, get tough in face of ineptitude.

Jul
01

Complete Jim Allen interview

Amherst IDA director explains why his agency does what it does, often to the chagrin of its critics; discusses what we’re doing right and wrong to improve the regional economy; and recommends more of an emphasis on promoting entrepreneurs and making the area attractive to the “creative class.”

Jun
27

Introducing DataBank

Haves and have nots: Median household income in Orchard Park is more than 10 times greater than in city’s poorest Census tract on Lower West Side. A look at wealth and poverty in Erie and Niagara counties.

Jun
24

Complete Lenihan interview

Erie County Democratic Party chairman discusses his plans, upcoming elections and how long it’s been since he and Gov. Andrew Cuomo have spoken.

Jun
17

Complete Poloncarz interview

County executive on the Bills, Chris Collins, Len Lenihan and more. Interview with Investigative Post’s Jim Heaney.

Jun
10

Complete Pridgen interview

Jim Heaney and The Rev. Darius Pridgen talk street violence, dysfunctional families, City Hall politics and mayoral aspirations.

Jun
03

Full interview with DA Frank Sedita

A 20-minute Q&A with Jim Heaney on a wide range of issues.

May
30

Heaney analysis of Davis guilty plea

Plea by former Common Council Member Brian Davis of pocketing federal funds is part of a pattern of misconduct, Jim Heaney says in WGRZ interview