Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 22 Oct 2014 17:28:57 EDTWed, 22 Oct 2014 17:28:57 EDT for Cushing relative may be over U.S. Army's search for the closest living blood relative of a Civil War hero from Fredonia may finally be over - and it appears that link was discovered right here in the local region.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTMore than welcome CREEK - A school can be a hub of activity for students and their parents, but it may have been a while since residents with grown children have been to that center of learning.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCandidates see need for reform of Common Core it comes to Common Core learning standards, both New York State Assembly candidates Andy Goodell and Barrie Yochim see a need for reform.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTStorage tank coming down, water rates a concern won't be there much longer. The old Willowbrook Avenue water storage tank will be coming down soon after the Dunkirk Common Council unanimously approved hiring Wargo Enterprises Inc. of Akron to do the work at a cost of $54,480.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTKnickerbocker takes stand, defense questions credibility - Ricky Knickerbocker said he only joined Davide Coggins' fateful trip to Carroll because the original plan was to rob a marijuana grower in Erie County, not to burglarize a home.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT