Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 29 Nov 2014 03:30:59 EDTSat, 29 Nov 2014 03:30:59 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMerchants upbeat after holiday spreehttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/606057.htmlDespite the storm that halted activity in much of the surrounding areas for the better part of last week, Black Friday was still a huge success for local shoppers. Peebles Manager Janet Czerwinski said the Black Friday event was excellent this year.Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTCity shooting 'an open case'http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/606056.htmlIn the early morning hours of April 20, there was a shooting in the city of Dunkirk that resulted in Dunkirk Police being dispatched to the Brooks Memorial Hospital emergency room.Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTCommittee urges Institution to rethink Amp updatehttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/606055.htmlCHAUTAUQUA Members of the Committee to Preserve the Historic Chautauqua Amphitheater are continuing efforts to halt Chautauqua Institution's extensive Amphitheater project.Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTDepartment issues safety remindershttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/606054.htmlRIPLEY -The holidays can go from merry to miserable when accidental tragedy strikes and a 911 call must be made. With this in mind, members of the Ripley Hose Company offer a few basic precautions to help keep one's celebration safe.Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTFamily ties bind Ripley volunteershttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/606053.htmlRIPLEY - They didn't start the fire, but Ripley firefighters have handed the responsibility for putting it out from one generation to another.Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT