June 29, 2015 Have you ever gazed into the night sky with a sense of curiosity? Have you felt drawn to the heavens, overtaken by a sense of wonder and the desire to know more? Well, thank your lucky stars! People... more »»
Summer fun in Chautauqua County
June 29, 2015 Time seems to fly by more quickly in the summer. Perhaps it is because the gray and gloomy days of the past seasons make us prize the sunshine when it finally arrives. more »»
Little libraries can make a big impact
June 29, 2015 How many of you are purging your closets and preparing for yard sale season? Have you found that you, your children or your grandchildren have stockpiled books that haven’t had the pages turned in a... more »»
Do you remember?
June 29, 2015 Photo submitted by Mary Ann Herrington The eighth-grade graduation ceremony for the St. Hedwig School Class of 1965 was held 50 years ago on June 27. more »»
A wonderful life, a musical life
June 21, 2015 GOWANDA — Many teachers forge a special bond with their students. In the case of local resident Sylvia (Gabel) Grapes, who taught for 50 years, that bond has been long-standing and far-reachin. more »»
June 21, 2015 Holding my newborn baby in my arms for the first time, helping my daughter take her first steps, teaching my son how to play ball, sitting in the passenger side of the car as my daughter takes over... more »»
Do you Remember?
June 21, 2015 OBSERVER?File Photo In the old Brooks Hospital in 1900, Dr. Blackham and Miss Katherine Jones, hospital superintendent, prepare a patient for a mastoid operation. more »»
All about Buffalo
June 14, 2015 BUFFALO — Just a short drive up Route 5 and the Skyway into the city of Buffalo is a hidden gem along Michigan Avenue that is all about Buffal. more »»
June 7, 2015 Twenty-four local high school juniors will be traveling to Morrisville in late June to attend Boys’ State, a citizenship training program designed to give the young men an insight into the United... more »»
Heart warming result
June 7, 2015 Imagine going for a doctor’s appointment only to be admitted into the hospital and coming home nine months later with a brand new heart. more »»
Do you Remember?
June 7, 2015 Submitted by Diane R. Chodan Members of Anna Sondell’s sixth grade class at No. 6 school in 1961 perform the square dance “Captain Jinks. more »»
Home is where the story is
May 31, 2015 Editor’s note: This is the last of a three-part series on former Dunkirk resident, Wendy Corsi Staub, a best-selling author. more »»