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Dunkirk: Plenty of issues greet Rosas

August 21, 2014 By all indications, it appears the city Democratic Committee has made a solid choice to fill the seat vacated by former council member Stephanie Kiyak, who resigned earlier this month. more »»

 
 
 
Pay raises: Reality check for committees

August 20, 2014 No matter what employment you have, you will almost always believe you are not paid what you are worth. Politicians — and elected officials — are in the same boat. more »»

State tests: ‘Transition’ is not going well

August 19, 2014 New York state education officials are attempting to put the best face on what are some subpar outcomes. more »»

Endorsements: It’s about vote, not the ethics

August 18, 2014 Understandably, the New York State United Teachers did not endorse a candidate for governor in the upcoming elections. Candidate Rob Astorino is a Republican, so he was ruled out. But incumbent Gov. more »»

Area waiting for a success

August 17, 2014 A major announcement in 2006 brought excitement to the city and region. more »»

Highs and lows: Some of the best, worst of the week

August 16, 2014 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST GROWING CHARACTER — The Fredonia Hillbillies varsity football team has had its share of success in the last few years. more »»

U.S. knowledge not necessity

August 15, 2014 As Washington, D.C., resident Justin Gray was trying to board an airliner in Orlando, Fla., earlier this summer, a Transportation Safety Administration agent asked him for some identification. more »»

Forestville: Water solution was presented

August 14, 2014 Are we really certain Forestville residents do not want to be a part of a potential north county water district? Once again, residents have come forward to complain about the quality of their water. more »»

Lake topic: Seminar target water ‘concern’

August 13, 2014 A timely topic that affects Chautauqua Lake, as well as Lake Erie, is being addressed on Thursday. more »»

Bizarre actions impact district

August 12, 2014 It is a bizarre situation in the Hamburg school district. Its superintendent, Richard E. more »»

Economy: Our area’s strange demands

August 11, 2014 It always comes down to supply and demand — unless the public sector is involved. more »»

Frustrations lead to resignation

August 10, 2014 Place a blindfold over your elected officials and give them a proposed budget. It would be just as effective as what takes place right now. Few comments, little discussion and no questions. more »»

Some of the best, worst of the week

August 9, 2014 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST GIANT TURNOUT — On a sunny Tuesday evening, more than 300 residents from Dunkirk and the rest of northern Chautauqua County attended the... more »»

U.S. must be proactive

August 8, 2014 Nearly 20 years ago, author Richard Preston’s nonfiction book, “The Hot Zone,” told a horror story as disturbing as any make-believe tal. more »»

Roads: Using caution during work

August 7, 2014 Some of our biggest concerns in this area revolve around road repairs. Most motorists would agree there are too many potholes. But the construction season is another headache. more »»

Proud event for area hero

August 6, 2014 One of the true shining moments last weekend took place in Brocton as hundreds attended the inaugural Darren Manzella-Lapeira Memorial Fun Walk and 5K Run. more »»

restoration A new life for a Giant

August 5, 2014 What started as a concern at a Citizens Advisory Committee meeting and later became an issue at the Dunkirk Chamber meeting has brought a fairly happy ending tonight. more »»

Dunkirk: Lots of worry, still no vision

August 4, 2014 Expenses were a large part of last week’s Finance Committee gathering in Dunkirk, but at the end of the meeting, Councilman Michael Michalski added some balance to the discussion. more »»

Mayor’s words have wisdom

August 3, 2014 As many readers already know, we do not agree with almost everything that has happened in the village of Forestville in recent years. Its taxes have doubled. Its former clerk was not competent. more »»

Some of the best, worst of the week

August 2, 2014 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST JURY SERVICE — Not everyone will agree with the jury’s decision that found Jason Wells guilty of manslaughter and not second-degree murder,... more »»

Pink slips part of program

August 1, 2014 In the private sector, the penalty for not performing sometimes is losing one’s job. Lying about it is an almost certain route to a pink slip. more »»

 
 

 

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