Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:45:09 EDTFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:45:09 EDT leadership: a reason for anxiety 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 EDTNewbies miss microscope is tough operating a longtime business in the region and New York stat.Sun, 23 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EDTWho's fit for Forestville? state Gov. Andrew Cuomo were to meet Forestville Mayor Linda Aures, he would consider her an exemplary leader, especially when it came to her efforts of consolidatio.Sun, 26 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EDTLittle progress, still lots of problems was an eventful year in the region. Along with the normal poor local decision making, there were also some successes and some tough decisions in 2013.Sun, 29 Dec 2013 00:00:00 EDTA dilemma of 'transparency' does open government in the 21st century look like? If you heard a Nov. 12 discussion by the Fredonia Village Board, you would think it revolves around having a web site. "It's silly not having one. It impacts our transparency.Sun, 24 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EDT