Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 6 Jul 2015 15:57:29 EDTMon, 6 Jul 2015 15:57:29 EDT battle for independence has been Independence Day weekend and we shall not forget. It was George Washington who said on Jan. 8, 1790, "Among the many interesting objects which will engage your attention, that of providing for the common defense.Mon, 6 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTDifferent view not 'hateful' respect gay people and have gay friends and I am not hateful toward them but have socialized with them. However, I received an email from a university professor accusing me of hate.Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTA poor remedy by state for health care its last week of the current legislative session, the New York State Legislature was considering a bill that, at first glance, represents a positive outcome for the state's citizens when it comes to their rights regarding medical malpractice but...Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTSharing and appreciating others' thoughts'm glad I have this column because I save a lot of good thoughtful articles that need to be shared. These aren't my words, so I'm not bragging. I'm just sharing and appreciating other people's thoughts.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTLatest manhunt without blunder a difference nine years can make.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT