Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 22 Oct 2014 05:30:49 EDTWed, 22 Oct 2014 05:30:49 EDT 2014: Goodell speaks on declining enrollment Assemblyman Andrew Goodell has seen the numbers. They are not pretty. <P> Enrollments are declining across the county, not just in the smaller districts. One district that made a smart choice, however, was the Ripley Central Schools.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:50:09 EDTElection 2014: Yochim speaks against tax cap was not too long ago state leaders and Gov. Andrew Cuomo approved a tax cap. <P> The cap does not stop tax increases, but makes it a law it stays under a certain threshold - usually 2 percent.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:54:12 EDTNew era at SUNY incubator August, Chuck Cornell took the reigns of the State University of New York at Fredonia incubator. <P> For many in the city - and some at the college - the building that opened in 2009 is not making progress as quickly as hoped.Thu, 9 Oct 2014 10:53:53 EDTElection 2014: Reed's hopes for Southern Tier's-hopes-for-Southern-Tier.htmlWith the election nearly a month away, my blogs will begin to focus on the candidates. <P> Recently, U.S. Rep. Tom Reed stopped by the OBSERVER on his way to Forestville.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:24:52 EDTLaughing with Jamestown names in comedy have come through our county's sister city in recent years. <P> Some of those big names include Joan Rivers, who recently died, and Jay Leno from this summer. Bob Newhart is also expected to be in town in the coming mon.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:48:47 EDT