Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 25 May 2015 17:37:01 EDTMon, 25 May 2015 17:37:01 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssTest refusal is about emotion, not resultshttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/612079.htmlWhen it comes to standardized testing, some area schools are failing to make the grade.Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTFuture of Brooks depends on residentshttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/610876.htmlWhen it comes to the future of Brooks Memorial Hospital, we all have a stake in what happens. It is not just about the patients or the care administered. It is not just about the workers or the administration. It is about the community.Sun, 29 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTDemands on rise for already thankless jobhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/609350.htmlYou receive a paycheck if you are elected to the Chautauqua County Legislature. You also receive a salary if you serve on a municipal council. But you do not get paid to serve as a school board member.Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTHow attorney thwarts public informationhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/608193.htmlWe have a message for Silver Creek Mayor Nick Piccolo: You are not in the midst of a "conspiracy" with elected trustees. Instead, you are allowing your village attorney to continue his established pattern of withholding information from the public.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTMore self-inflicted pain takes toll on areahttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/607133.htmlIf you keep doing the same thing and getting the same poor result, how do you respond in Chautauqua County? You keep doing the same thing. As we look back on the newsmakers of the months of 2014, not a lot has changed.Sun, 28 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT