Pew: 72% of Americans follow local news closely

  1. 72% of Americans follow local news closely, Pew Research Center Publications, April 12, 2012. http://pewresearch.org/pubs/2238/local-news-enthusiasts-newspaper-television-internet-communities?src=prc-newsletter

I read the Ithaca Journal, the Ithacan, and Ithaca Times.   Especially as a resident, one should be aware if the City is going to make your pay for a new sidewalk or not or, pay for leaf pick-up or not.