Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Extras | All Access e-Edition | Home RSS
Schools offer courses to send students off prepared

January 25, 2015 Editor’s note: The OBSERVER is running a series of articles on Sundays regarding education. This week’s article focuses on Advanced Placement and college credit courses. more »»

Dolce, Keefe like several proposals

January 25, 2015 Two local mayors are weighing in on the State of the State address. Fredonia Mayor Stephen Keefe and Dunkirk Mayor Anthony J. Dolce are providing their thoughts on Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s annual addres. more »»

Minimum wage hike concerns Horrigan

January 25, 2015 With an emphasis on economic development and education reform by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, County Executive Vince Horrigan is applauding a regional focus following Wedne-sday’s State of the State address. more »»

Foley, Gerace share thoughts regarding juveniles

January 25, 2015 In an effort to preven 16- and 17-year-olds from being tried as adults and sent to state prisons, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing legislation to have them treated as juvenile. more »»

Same old, same old

January 25, 2015 SILVER CREEK — There has been a lot of back and forth recently between officials in Silver Creek about information not being shared. more »»

Dunkirk Chamber holds awards luncheon

January 24, 2015 The Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting and awards presentation this past week, recognizing four businesses for their efforts in the past year. more »»

State official: Changes are coming

January 24, 2015 Tangible economic changes are on the way to Chautauqua County according to Howard Zemsky, who was recently appointed to the Office of Commissioner of Economic Development by Gov. Andrew Cuom. more »»

Silver Creek board OKs appointments despite attorney

January 24, 2015 SILVER CREEK — After much disagreement and discussion, the Silver Creek Village Board approved the mayor’s appointments, including the controversial attorney appointment. more »»

WNY Assembly pushes for Speaker’s resignation

January 24, 2015 BUFFALO — New York state Assemblyman Joseph Giglio has joined the growing number of voices calling for Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s resignation in the wake of Silver’s arrest Thursday on federa... more »»

Frey pleads not guilty

January 23, 2015 BUFFALO — Richard L. more »»

Mayor calls out trustees’ ‘conspiracy’

January 23, 2015 SILVER CREEK — Having been accused of not sharing information with village trustees, Silver Creek Mayor Nick Piccolo said he felt he must disclose the “secret” of three trustees. more »»

Future of flight

January 23, 2015 MAYVILLE — County officials are exploring economic impacts and potential opportunities of two local airports. more »»

Committee accepts grant to improve Dunkirk airport

January 23, 2015 MAYVILLE — Discussions to improve county airports continues after several resolutions were made this week by the Public Facilities Committe. more »»

Trayvon Martin’s father to visit SUNY Fredonia

January 23, 2015 As part of the observance of Black History Month, the State University of New York at Fredonia will host, “The Trayvon Martin Story,” by Tracy Martin, Trayvon’s father, on Wednesday, Feb. 11. more »»

Local group travels to hear State of the State

January 22, 2015 While Gov. Andrew Cuomo was giving his annual State of the State address Wednesday in Albany, local students were watching it liv. more »»

Local politicians discuss Cuomo’s address

January 22, 2015 Two local politicians aren’t in favor of some of the proposals laid out by Gov. Andrew Cuomo in his State of the State Address, delivered Wednesday. more »»

Frey to be in court today

January 22, 2015 Former Dunkirk Mayor Richard Frey is scheduled to be in federal court in Buf-falo today at 10 a.m. to be arraigned on the federal charges contained in an in-dictment released Tuesday. more »»

Jury finds Basil at fault in death of Silver Creek native

January 22, 2015 BUFFALO — Jeffrey Basil had every intention of killing Silver Creek native and Air National Guardsman William Sager Jr. when he shoved the 28-year-old down a staircase at a Buffalo bar last year. more »»


January 21, 2015 BUFFALO — U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. announced Tuesday that a federal grand jury has returned a 13-count indictment charging former City of Dunkirk Mayor Richard L. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web