Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 22 Oct 2014 10:13:27 EDTWed, 22 Oct 2014 10:13:27 EDT celebrating jobless reports job indicators prove the mess this county remains in. Last week, the state Labor Department reported Chautauqua County had lost 600 jobs from September 2013 to last month. The good news? The unemployment rate fell, we think, to 5.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCandidates are in the spotlight Sunday, we urged residents to get to the Fredonia Opera House on Thursday for the public hearing on the pipeline proposals for the NRG Energy Inc. repowering project. There is, in fact, one more reason to be there. Beginning at 7 p.m.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTFredonia: Neighborly appeal begins worthwhile community effort, which includes businesses, residents and non-profit organizations, began Sunday and continues through the end of this week.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTAttendance is important Service Commission members could not recall anything else like it. On the way to the State University of New York at Fredonia's Williams Center for the hearing on repowering NRG Energy Inc.Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTSome of the best, worst of the week CASAC CELEBRATION - The Chautauqua Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Council celebrated 40 years in Dunkirk recently. CASAC does a great deal with educating the community about the dangers of drugs and alcohol and also how to overcome addiction.Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT