Observer Today of the monthen-usWed, 27 Jul 2016 13:02:30 EDTWed, 27 Jul 2016 13:02:30 EDT change, forums a charade municipalities and county leaders have had it backward for years. Government does not drive success in a region, business does.Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTResidents give, schools take away is a fine line. Without the voting public, area schools - certainly the very small ones - would not be able to expand their empires while student enrollment numbers continue to plummet.Sun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTAnother burden on business elected leaders were to listen to business leaders across the state, including those who represent small business, they would know of the many problems employers face when the hourly minimum wage increases.Sun, 24 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTMissing the bigger picture can forget the devastation of the news that 400 jobs in the Dunkirk-Fredonia area were going to be lost in March 2014? Jobs that were held by area residents who gave an honest day's work - whether it be during the day, evenings, overnight or...Sun, 27 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EDTCuomo determined to boost city region has a definite love-hate relationship with state Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Many will never forgive him for the passage of the SAFE Act, which happened swiftly in the middle of the night and impacted state gun laws.Sun, 28 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT