Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/category.detail/nav/5007/Local/Regionen-usMon, 26 Sep 2016 13:20:29 EDTMon, 26 Sep 2016 13:20:29 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssCity of Dunkirk fills two positionshttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/662763.htmlDunkirk Common Council recently voted to fill two positions, but one was not unanimous. Mayor Willie Rosas recommended Bob Bankoski for department of public works director and Sean Connolly for city attorney.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommon Council tables trick or treat hourshttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/662761.htmlToo much of a good thing could lead to a cavity in the case of candy, but on Halloween, it could also lead to disgruntled residents.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTProgram on The Gender Gap in Intellectual Property Oct. 20http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/662760.htmlOn Oct. 20 at 7 p.m., there will be a program at the State University of New York College at Fredonia concerning the fact that women register far fewer patents and trademarks than men. The Keynote speaker, coming in from Washing-ton, D.C.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCLCS, Ripley discuss 'Restructuring Project'http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/662755.htmlRIPLEY - Ripley and Chautauqua Lake school districts have been seeking to provide the "best of both worlds" to their students by exploring new ways to share services, Ripley Board of Education members learned recently.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTPicnic at the Point funhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/662754.htmlMayor Hector Rosas is pictured with two happy picnic attendees, Brooklyn Corsoro (left) and Olivia Ahlstrom (right) who attended the Picnic at the Point on Sept. 11.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT