Homes away from home
April 27, 2014 Year ‘round, people look for a magical place along a long stretch of road to unwind and have a good time. For some a luxury hotel with all the bells and whistles is that plac. more »»
Reaching for the summits
April 27, 2014 Editor’s Note: Seth Hogan grew up in Brocton, and graduated from Brocton High School in 2005 with an Advanced Regents Diploma. more »»
Do you Remember?
April 27, 2014 In April 1961, the third and fourth grades at School 4 taught by Mrs. Wolfe and Mrs. Allenza presented “The Frog Prince. more »»
April 20, 2014 Editor’s note: Last week the writer focused on internship with the Dunkirk Drug Treatment Court. This week the writer relates how court is conducted locally. more »»
He is risen!
April 20, 2014 “He is not here, but is risen.” This simple yet profound declaration from the Bible is the pinnacle of all Christianity; it is when Christians believe ancient scriptures were fulfilled. more »»
Restoring the Coburn Block
April 20, 2014 HISTORY The Coburn Block (127-133 Central Avenue) in Dunkirk stands alone as a last and remaining intact tribute to the class and refinement reflected in the business community of Dunkirk of the pas... more »»
Do you Remember?
April 20, 2014 OBSERVER File Photo This picture from the Aug. 1, 1980 EVENING OBSERVER shows the forsythia shrubs that provided a mass of color each spring on the John D. Koch property at Harrysbourg. more »»
April 13, 2014 Editor’s note: This is the first of two articles about the Dunkirk Treatment Court. It focuses on the opportunities provided to college students through internship. more »»
Grooming tips for pets
April 13, 2014 Grooming is an important part of the overall care and health of your pet. It is especially important this time of year when animals are shedding their winter coats. more »»
Young artists at work
April 13, 2014 Painting your bedroom a pleasing color, setting a beautiful table, accentuating a room with throw pillows, landscaping with a rock wall and perennial flowers, and creating the perfect outfit are all... more »»
Swimming against the current
April 6, 2014 Local artist Alberto Rey gets a solo exhibit at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, publishes a book with SUNY Press, and shows fans that careers CAN be built on passion — and years of dedication to... more »»
Benefits of music
March 30, 2014 What stirs the soul, uplifts, inspires, and speaks in ways that words alone cannot do? People have enjoyed it since the beginning of time in celebrations, ceremonies, in solitude, and for just pure... more »»
Something old ... Something new
March 23, 2014 Wedding traditions aren’t going away; they’re just changing to fit the times. That’s the word from vendors this season, as well as from those just married and brides-to-be planning their weddings. more »»