Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 23 Oct 2014 07:02:46 EDTThu, 23 Oct 2014 07:02:46 EDT Marshal of Fredonia 2014 Halloween parade chosen Lynch Christina was named the Grand Marshal of the 2014 Fredonia Halloween parade which will be held on Oct. 25 beginning at 1 p.m. Christina served as a member of the Pomfret Town Board for 21 years.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCollecting for animals Lisa, a devoted animal enthusiast, is shown with the money she collected to help the cats and dogs at the Lakeshore Humane Society adoption center at 431 E. Chestnut St. in Dunkirk.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTBud 'n Bloom Garden Club hears presentation about flower arranging members of the Bud 'n Bloom Garden Club gathered at the home of Jim and Judy Wilcox on Route 60 in Fredonia for their October meeting. Vice President Judy Wilcox called the meeting to orde.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTFredonia Shakespeare Club discusses photographer Margaret Bourke-White Fredonia Shakespeare Club met on Oct. 16 at the home of Minda Rae Amiran for its first regular meeting of the 2014-2015 season. President Florence McClelland presided at the meeting. The general theme for the year is "Women of Achievement.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTGourmettes enjoy early Thanksgiving meal Small hosted the September dinner of the Gourmettes. This year the group begins its 45th year as a cooking club. Co-hostess Diana Cross served pear and sparkling cider cocktails with Fisher nutty bacon ball prepared by Kathy Ehrheart.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT