Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 8 Oct 2015 23:22:18 EDTThu, 8 Oct 2015 23:22:18 EDT W. Fourth St. in Dunkirk home at 23 W. Fourth Street in Dunkirk is decorated in a harvest theme, featuring scarecrows, cornstalks and chrysanthemums. This time of year, the Lifestyles Department is looking for recommendations for Halloween and harvest homes.Thu, 8 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTLiteracy Volunteers plans informational meeting for prospective tutors at least 21 years old who is a high school graduate and can commit at least two hours a week for one year can become a tutor for Literacy Volunteers. The organization provides volunteers with the necessary skill.Thu, 8 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTRipley Library schedules ghost hunts on four nights Oct. 10, 16, 24, and 30 there will be Real Ghost Hunts at the Ripley Library, 64 W. Main St. Warriors of the Paranormal Team will take groups through the library, using EVPs and other equipment. Attendees will participate in a real ghost hunt.Thu, 8 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTLocal Girl Scouts to hold fall campout and registration event on Columbus weekend Chadwick Bay Girl Scout Service Unit will hold a fall campout Friday to Sunday at Camp Gross, 8175 Route 60, Cassadaga. Local troops will arrive Friday at 5 p.m. to set up camp and prepare for the weekend of activities.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTBud 'n Bloom and Chadwick Bay Garden clubs learn about trees Chadwick Bay Garden Club members were the honored guests at the Bud 'n Bloom Garden Club's August meeting. Members of both groups took a leisurely stroll through Forest Lawn Cemetery in Fredonia with local tree expert, John Ryder.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT