Grange honors WWII veteran
December 19, 2015 Fredonia Grange member Nancy Jager’s father WWII Pacific Theater veteran John Caranovicz recently celebrated his 90th birthday during a special Thanksgiving holiday potluck dinner with cake and ice... more »»
December 13, 2015 In my 27 years of life I can remember several years where Christmas turned out green and brown rather than white. more »»
An alternative Christmas
December 13, 2015 The Fredonia Presbyterian Church held its Alternative Christmas Festival and Nativity Display recently. Over 600 Nativities of different materials, sizes and cultures could be viewed. more »»
Trottin’ for Big Brothers
December 13, 2015 The New York Iota chapter of Fredonia’s Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity members carried a Christmas tree from the State University of New York at Fredonia campus all the way to Lafayette Square in... more »»
How Well Do You Know...?
December 13, 2015 Christmas is fast approaching and you can’t wait to “deck the halls” and “ride in a one-horse open sleigh. more »»
Cassadaga Valley Key Club donates to military
December 13, 2015 SINCLAIRVILLE — Each year the Cassadaga Valley Key Club, along with their advisors Cathy Smith and Karen Schrader, collect donations for the military in conjunction with the Blue Star Mothers. more »»
Did you know?
December 13, 2015 What would Christmas gift-giving be without a tree under which to place the presents? Tree shoppers have plenty of variety to choose from when selecting that ideal tree. more »»
Giving gifts as families grow larger
December 13, 2015 You get together with your extended family every holiday season, and now that all of your nieces and nephews are grown, the number of people in your family has nearly double. more »»
December 13, 2015 A couple lighted detours: South Roberts Road between Dunkirk and Sheridan (A shout out to my neighborhood) Seymour Street and Chestnut Street in Fredonia There are many more I just haven't had a... more »»
Play some games this Christmas
December 13, 2015 Kids love to play games, and since there’s a little bit of kid in all of us, why not get family and friends together during the holidays and have some plain, old-fashioned fun. more »»
For Pet’s Sake
December 11, 2015 It is Christmas morning! We awaken with joy and hope as we put on our slippers and head down the stairs to gather around the Christmas tree with our family. more »»
Getting kids to write thank yous
December 11, 2015 “Aw, Mom, do we have to?” How many times have you heard that after all of the Christmas gifts have been unwrapped and you’ve asked your kids to write up a list of the gifts they received and from... more »»
Golly Gee! Bill Bannister is 103!
December 6, 2015 By DIANE R. CHODAN OBSERVER Lifestyles Editor Bill Bannister of Dunkirk celebrated his 103rd birthday on Nov. 30 at Absolut Care in Dunkirk, surrounded by members of his family. more »»