Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 1 Feb 2015 15:52:06 EDTSun, 1 Feb 2015 15:52:06 EDT game is under way state Gov. George Pataki was always a friend to education. If school districts needed extra money, they could always count on him to deliver it - even if it meant putting the state into a deeper financial hole. Those were the years.Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTHighs and lows: Some of the best, worst of the week are some of the best - and worst - of the week: BEST THREE CHEERS - Last weekend was a busy one at SUNY Fredonia. The college hosted the annual Fredonia Cheerleading and Dance Competition.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTLots of talk, still no plan Americans are finally waking up to the damage being done by the $18 trillion national debt, both now and to future generation.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTEDUCATION: Cuomo's other harsh message, as evidenced in Fredonia on Tuesday night, are not happy with state Gov. Andrew Cuomo. In his State of the State address last week, the governor was tough on education, calling for a number of reforms.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTEmpty Bowls warms hearts can 1,100 hand-made pottery bowls add up to? How about $23,186. That is the amount of money raised in the Empty Bowls fund-raiser, which benefits the Chautauqua County Rural Ministry.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT