Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 23 Oct 2014 08:27:49 EDTThu, 23 Oct 2014 08:27:49 EDT candidates debate economy and leadership in Buffalo - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and clashed over the economy and corruption Wednesday while two third-party candidates worked to get traction in the only scheduled debate in the governor's race.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTTwo plans up for public scrutiny's two-session Public Service Commission hearing at the Fredonia Opera House will be about two proposals to supply natural gas for the repowering of the coal-fired NRG Dunkirk plant to natural gas. The informational sessions, at 2 p.m. and 6 p.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTMan charged with selling drugs in city Rochester man has been charged following an investigation into the sale of crack cocaine in the city of Dunkirk. Antoine D.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTLegislature unanimously approves 2015 budget without any discussion - Chautau-qua County taxpayers will see a decreased property tax rate in 2015. County legislators passed a budget on Wednesday night in a meeting that lasted roughly 10 minutes and solidified a tax rate of $9.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTSilver Creek middle school principal resigns to take new position in new school district CREEK - After catching Middle School Principal Paula Troutman two years ago, the board released her to a new position in a different district Wednesday. Troutman was hired by the district in August 2012 and received tenure earlier this year.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT