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June 8, 2014 Submitted by Joan Dean Pictured is the last ninth-grade class at the Campus School in Fredonia. The class had 16 students and graduated in June 1964. more »»

A much-loved teacher

June 8, 2014 A very special lady will celebrate her 105th birthday on June 13. Lorena (Schumacher) Schmidt taught elementary school in the Dunkirk Public Schools. more »»

Animal Anxieties

June 8, 2014 “Jake” my 2-year-old Border Collie was born with anxiety. Certain breeds of dogs may have a genetic predisposition for fear, despite their upbringing. Jake’s fears being left alone. more »»

Remembering D-Day: June 6, 1944

June 8, 2014 Walking with canes and traveling in wheelchairs, the elderly “stormed” the barricades during the government shutdown last fall. How ridiculous and insulting to even try to deny these men access. more »»

Serial novel: “The Plot to Kill Susan B. Anthony”

June 7, 2014 Editor’s note: “The Plot to Kill Susan B. Anthony” is a novel written by William Fleeman, a Cassadaga-area resident. Each week the OBSERVER is publishing a different chapter of the book. more »»

Westfield goes historical

June 1, 2014 Special to the OBSERVER WESTFIELD — The annual tradition of the 9th NY Cavalry encampment in Westfield will again take place the first full weekend of June. more »»

Summer gala at the McClurg Mansion

June 1, 2014 Special to the OBSERVER WESTFIELD — The Chautauqua County Historical Society is inviting residents and supporters of local history to attend its annual fundraiser and gala on June 7 in Westfield. more »»

Eat better for less

June 1, 2014 Michelle Obama has been in the news a lot recently as she continues her fight to reduce childhood obesity through her “Let’s Move” campaign. more »»

Honoring the fallen – part 2

June 1, 2014 From Arkwright and Ashville to Villenova and Westfield, every Chautauqua County town suffered tragic losses of their husbands, fathers, and brothers during the Civil War from 1861 to 1865. more »»

Do you Remember?

May 31, 2014 OBSERVER?File Photo Members of the Dunkirk Firemen’s Association dedicate the Volunteer Firemen’s Memorial Monument on Saturday Aug. 15, 2009. more »»

Distinctly Dunkirk

May 25, 2014 Tim Pauszek, a graduate of Dunkirk High School class of 2010, is an artist with a creative outlook rooted in his experiences in Dunkir. more »»

Seven Springs provides scenic, championship course

May 25, 2014 Located in the scenic Laurel Highlands of Somerset County, Seven Springs Golf Course is just one of the many attractions located at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. more »»

The Rubbermade Brigade

May 25, 2014 David Van Wey is one of the founding fathers of the Rubbermade Brigade. more »»

Honoring the fallen

May 25, 2014 It is well that war is so terrible, otherwise we should grow too fond of it,” are the words of General Robert E. Le. more »»

Do you Remember?

May 23, 2014 From Pioneer Hook and Ladder Co. program 2003 The Supreme Bakery fire on Nov. more »»

Teaching in India

May 18, 2014 A Dunkirk native is helping to make a difference across the world. Jay Phillips, formerly of Dunkirk, traveled this winter to India to work with students who are visually impaired or blind. more »»

Serial novel: “The Plot to Kill Susan B. Anthony”

May 18, 2014 Editor’s note: Bill Fleeman, a Cassadaga resident, is sharing with the OBSERVER his novel. Each week, the Sunday OBSERVER will be running a portion of the novel. This is an introduction to the bo. more »»

A College is Born

May 18, 2014 Did you ever wonder what events and forces led to the establishment of a State College in the Village of Fredonia? It’s an interesting history and one which the people of the Village should be proud... more »»

Overcoming glossophobia

May 18, 2014 According to the Wall Street Journal, fear of public speaking (glossophobia) is the No. 1 fear in America. Fear of death is N. more »»

Light up your life

May 18, 2014 It’s that time of year again. more »»



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