Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 30 Jul 2014 07:21:13 EDTWed, 30 Jul 2014 07:21:13 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssCan Astorino shock state?http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/600959.htmlHave the state Republicans set up another candidate to fail? That question will likely be answered in a little more than three months when voters decide on the race for governor.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTDrive for a safer Route 60http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/599838.htmlIt is nothing on the scale of a civil war, but Chautauqua County has maintained a tradition of the north-south divid.Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDTLack of accommodation hurts hotel planhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/598316.htmlThere are no more mulligans for area governments. When businessman Tony Borrello sent the OBSERVER a letter stating he was no longer interested in building a hotel in Hanover, he placed the blame on town officials.Sun, 25 May 2014 00:00:00 EDTCounty's handout rewards ineptitudehttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/596998.htmlSo when do area residents - and governments - become accountable for allowing poor decisions by current and past leadership? It almost happened in Forestville, until Chautauqua County swooped in with what amounts to be a handout.Sun, 27 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTArea leadership: a reason for anxietyhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/595716.htmlGetting local elected leaders to agree on anything that involves working together is like mixing oil and water. You can get them in the same room to talk about an issue, but no matter how dire the situation, they will march on their separate ways.Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDT