Observer Today of the monthen-usWed, 24 Aug 2016 12:04:03 EDTWed, 24 Aug 2016 12:04:03 EDT slows a runaway train everyone you know tells you the taxes they pay are far too high. Their complaints, however, fail to reach the voting booth. Every year, residents approve tax increases for their schools by overwhelmingly voting yes on the budgets every Ma.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWithout change, forums a charade municipalities and county leaders have had it backward for years. Government does not drive success in a region, business does.Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTResidents give, schools take away is a fine line. Without the voting public, area schools - certainly the very small ones - would not be able to expand their empires while student enrollment numbers continue to plummet.Sun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTAnother burden on business elected leaders were to listen to business leaders across the state, including those who represent small business, they would know of the many problems employers face when the hourly minimum wage increases.Sun, 24 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTMissing the bigger picture can forget the devastation of the news that 400 jobs in the Dunkirk-Fredonia area were going to be lost in March 2014? Jobs that were held by area residents who gave an honest day's work - whether it be during the day, evenings, overnight or...Sun, 27 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EDT