Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 4 Jul 2015 20:02:30 EDTSat, 4 Jul 2015 20:02:30 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSparklers legal in Cattaraugus County for adultshttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/614980.htmlWhile fireworks remain illegal in New York State, a recent law authorized counties and cities outside of New York City to legalize sparklers and certain sparkling devices for those who are over 18 years of age.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTMemorial service salutes Alonzo Cushinghttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/614979.htmlOne could easily make the case that if Fredonia native, and Civil War hero, First Lt. Alonzo H.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTStory comes full circle for local victim of burglaryhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/614978.htmlOn June 29, the OBSERVER printed a Letter to the Editor from a Dunkirk resident and veteran named Kenny Brook.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTChallenges and joys of supporting servicemen and womenhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/614977.htmlApproximately 11,000 veterans reside in Chautauqua County.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTSchumer wants legislation to protect service members financiallyhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/614976.htmlU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., wants to pass legislation protecting service members from higher interest rates, repossession of their vehicles or losing their home.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT