Working together as a close-knit group
May 31, 2015 Wouldn’t it be nice to be part of a great group — a group that has so much fun and is eager to help and do things? Nancy Kelly and Louise Kowal may have the golden ticket! Every Thursday, the... more »»
Do you Remember?
May 31, 2015 Photo Submitted by Diane R. Chodan In 1958, this picture of the Boy Scouts of America Explorer Post 10 appeared in the Dunkirk Evening OBSERVER. The picture was taken at the John T. more »»
Keeping us in suspense
May 24, 2015 Editor’s note: Last week writer Rebecca Cuthbert reported about local writer Wendy Corsi Staub’s newest accomplishment, having a Wendy Markham chick-lit book adapted for the Hallmark Channel. more »»
May 24, 2015 The daughter-in-law and grandson of Pomfret residents, Doris and Leon Thompson, recently achieved a dream. Kristine Thompson, 46, and Ben, 17, of Honeoye Falls, N.Y., summited Mt. more »»
Do you remember?
May 17, 2015 Photo from 1967 Ivy Tower The Dunkirk High School senior class officers in 1967 are pictured left to right: Susan Haynes, recording secretary, Pierra Bonora, vice-president, James Douglas,... more »»
May 10, 2015 I would have been four. I can say this with assurance, because the summer that I was five, cancer took her from our family. My grandmother and I were sitting in the yard in front of our house. more »»
The grand lady of Lord Street
May 10, 2015 My mother, Josephine Rzepkowski, would be the last person to consider herself extraordinary. However, while going through some old clippings recently, my sister found a clipping from the Nov. more »»
JCC holds annual Scholar’s Day
May 10, 2015 JAMESTOWN — Jamestown Commun-ity College’s experiential learning program held its annual Scholars’ Day recently to celebrate academic research and creative activity among faculty and students. more »»
From Diane’s Desk ...
May 3, 2015 Spring brings more than April showers and May flowers; it signals the beginning of a busy season for Vicki Notaro and me (aka the lifestyles department at the OBSERVER). more »»
Do you remember?
May 3, 2015 OBSERVER File Photo The interior of Sacred Heart Church in Dunkirk is pictured. The church was built in 1858 and closed following a final Mass on Sept. 7, 1975. more »»
Volunteers are ‘souper’
April 26, 2015 How can you share your talents, your time, your energy, and your resources for a worthy cause right in your community? Ask one of the Sinclairville Free Library’s dedicated volunteers. more »»
Book and paper show returns to Westfield
April 26, 2015 WESTFIELD — Westfield’s Eason Hall will be overflowing with books and paper collectibles the first weekend of May. The 2015 Antiquarian Book and Paper Show & Sale will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»