Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 31 Jan 2015 05:13:35 EDTSat, 31 Jan 2015 05:13:35 EDT's society lacks consequences writer's opinion started my new year. It discussed thoughts about the responsibility of parents for their students. Parents do have the responsibility for their kid's actions. Competent teachers can be exposed to student's unruly actions daily.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTGetting our slice of the billion Wilkinson made a statement that many other Chautauqua County leaders have had cross their mind in recent years. While posing a question for Howard Zemsky, who was nominated as chairman of the Empire State Development Cor.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTJust following directions"Go stare at a leaf. You can draw molecular charts, you can talk about photosynthesis or decomposition. But just staring at it is such a treat." I wish the suggestion - and isn't it a beaut? - had appeared a little earlier in TIME.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTAnother shot at religious values letter is in response to the commentary "Military is part of America's diversity" (Jan. 8). First to the writer, Jason Torpy, I thank you for your service in protecting our country.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTChiefs agree it's time for shared facility meeting with various public officials, I am convinced that it is time for a shared safety complex in our area. And the village of Fredonia and the city of Dunkirk Police chiefs are open to the idea.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT