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DUNKIRK: City is open to partnerships

March 8, 2015 Smile, Dunkirk. There are reasons to be positive about the direction the city is headed. A new seawall is being constructed on Lakefront Boulevard. There will be more summer festival. more »»

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

March 7, 2015 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST COLD PRACTICE — Last weekend, when the outside temperatures were at minus 16 degrees, area firefighters went and dug a hole in Cassadaga... more »»

IRAN: A warning is ignored

March 6, 2015 Reaction by President Barack Obama and some others to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s warning about Iran’s weapons buildup was curious, to say the least. more »»

Right time to decrease

March 5, 2015 Pine Valley’s Board of Education made a difficult decision in cutting staff more than a month ago. Another decision is much easier. Currently, nine members make up the district’s school board. more »»

Fredonia: Achievements with awards

March 4, 2015 There were many highlights during the Fredonia Chamber of Commerce award ceremony last week in the White Inn. more »»

More village wishful thinking

March 3, 2015 If it is not a problem with the water in the village of Forestville, then it is the snowbanks. more »»

Elections: Invisible foes lining up

March 2, 2015 Chautauqua County’s folly of “elections” will be held again later this month. Run for office, if you dare. Most village races this year, as usual, are uncontested. more »»

EDUCATION Small schools, higher costs

March 1, 2015 Last week, this newspaper concluded a two-month in-depth series of articles that focused on our area school districts. We learned what courses they offer. The sports that are being played. more »»

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

February 28, 2015 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST WATER WORKERS — Some Silver Creek residents have been upset at elected officials about not having water for part of the week. more »»

WASHINGTON Gridlock goes both ways

February 27, 2015 President Barack Obama blames Republicans for gridlock in government. They just won’t compromise, he claims. more »»

Leaders take smart step

February 26, 2015 In a spirit of cooperation and unity, another big step was taken for a north county water district on Tuesday evening. more »»

Wage increase may cost jobs

February 25, 2015 Tips are a big part of the income for restaurant and hotel workers. But the state’s plan to up the tip wage may have a negative impact. Starting on Dec. 31, tipped wage workers will be earning $. more »»

silver creek New pact shows savings

February 24, 2015 Relying on the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department for patrols is proving to be a wise choice for the village of Silver Creek. more »»

Fire hall: City must work with a partner

February 23, 2015 Pacheco Ross Architects of Voorheesville told city leaders and residents something we already knew: Dunkirk’s fire halls are out of date and falling apart. more »»

highs and lows Some of the best, worst of the week

February 22, 2015 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST ¯ FLOWER DONATIONS — Last week, Fredonia Mayor Stephen Keefe saluted all those who donated funds to the village for their hanging baskets... more »»

GOWANDA Village residents will pay for lost cash

February 22, 2015 In Gowanda, $270,000 lost is no drop in the bucket. more »»

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

February 21, 2015 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST ¯ FLOWER DONATIONS — Last week, Fredonia Mayor Stephen Keefe saluted all those who donated funds to the village for their hanging baskets... more »»

CANDIDATES Can anyone slow spending?

February 20, 2015 In what clearly was a presidential campaign speech, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush missed a very big point on Wednesday. His speech was on his views on foreign affairs. more »»

Albany: No reason to hike legislative wages

February 19, 2015 Almost in typical Albany fashion, as an attempt to end the corruption tied most recently to Sheldon Silver and other state lawmakers some are calling for higher annual wages for the part-time... more »»

HALL INDUCTEES: Honoring another solid lineup

February 18, 2015 Chautauqua County has a rich sports history. Take a look at the induction photo into the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame for 2015, which was published in the OBSERVER on Tuesday. more »»

 
 

 

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