Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Sep 2014 03:24:46 EDTFri, 19 Sep 2014 03:24:46 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPopular sciencehttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/603166.htmlMembers of a generation that grew up learning from scientist and television personality Bill Nye "The Science Guy" got the opportunity to come face-to-face with one of their childhood heroes on Thursday.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTGrape excitement at Silver Creek's annual festivalhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/603167.htmlSILVER CREEK - For 47 years the Festival of Grapes has upheld the same ideal of celebrating the region's grape growing history.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTGrant puts focus on small businesshttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/603168.htmlChautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan is banking on a $96,986 grant, the Small Business Development Center and Jamestown Community College's Dunkirk campus to help grow business in the region in the future.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTCountywide crime rates on the risehttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/603169.htmlMAYVILLE A rise in crime and substance abuse in Chautauqua County was proven during two County Legislature committee meetings on Wednesday night.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTLady Billies pick up fourth win of seasonhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/603163.htmlThe Fredonia Lady Hillbillies (4-1) received contributions throughout the lineup Thursday in a 4-1 victory over Maple Grove in CCAA girls high school tennis. At first singles, Georgie Gens blanked Paige Bentham, 6-0, 6-0.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT