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Compensation drives budget

September 11, 2016 There’s great reason to be skeptical about a new position in the city of Dunkirk regarding a human resources director. more »»

Highs and lows: Some of the best, worst of the week

September 10, 2016 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST CITY POLICE OFFICER — Libby Korytko MacDougall posted this on the Dunkirk Police Department’s Facebook page on Aug. 31. more »»

A resurgence in pandas

September 9, 2016 China’s brutality in punishing criminals makes it easier for the government to enforce its will, of course. Still, Beijing deserves credit for a striking achievement in conservatio. more »»

A somber anniversary

September 8, 2016 Ten years ago today, a man who terrorized police and created chaos throughout Chautauqua County was captured. Ralph “Bucky” Phillips was taken into custody in Warren County on Sept. more »»

FUNDRAISER: Scoring support for Brennan

September 7, 2016 On July 10, correspondent Marilyn Kurzawa introduced a number of OBSERVER readers to Brennen. A spunky youngster from Brocton, Brennen suffers from progeria. more »»

On first day, use caution

September 6, 2016 Dunkirk Police Chief David Ortolano spells it out quite well in the columns to the right. Starting today, school is back in session. more »»

Labor Day: Our divide in the market

September 5, 2016 As much as we celebrate the American work force today, there is a big division in how citizens here and throughout the country view labor. It begins with the minimum wage issue in New York state. more »»

Giving state small nudge

September 4, 2016 One more dose of skepticism is a little too much for this region. In the middle of last week, The Buffalo News reported on delays with the Athenex project specifically focusing on the Queen City. more »»

highs and lows Some of the best, worst of the week

September 3, 2016 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST STATE FAIR — Chautauqua County 4-Hers work hard all year long to show their prized projects or animals at the county fai. more »»

Going light on coverage

September 2, 2016 During a visit to Bangladesh this week, Secretary of State John Kerry had some advice for the press: Stop scaring people. Cut back on those reports of terrorist atrocitie. more »»

Back to school: Donations make a difference

September 1, 2016 Last weekend, Park United Methodist Church held an event entitled “I am Free” in Minckler’s Commons, Sinclairville. more »»

Making a plea for lost art

August 31, 2016 It is a collection the Dunkirk Historical Society takes pride in. Done by Dunkirk native George . more »»

Get in line for attorney

August 30, 2016 From the beginning, the city attorney position for Dunkirk has been a rough road for the current administratio. more »»

Can funds: ‘Change’ is in order

August 29, 2016 Go to Music on the Pier, or any city festival for that matter and you’ll see barrels where people can recycle their beverage cans and bottles. It’s a great option to keep them out of a landfill. more »»

Adding jobs, enthusiasm

August 28, 2016 It was the type of news Dunkirk and northern Chautauqua County is not accustomed to receiving. A major employer, already here, is looking to invest in its operations and add employees. more »»

Highs and lows Some of the best, worst of the week

August 27, 2016 Here are some of the best — and worst — of the week: BEST SUHR EFFORT — Fredonia native Jenn Suhr left Brazil without a medal this year. more »»

Real worry from N. Korea

August 26, 2016 Some defense analysts have warned the U.S. Navy is not capable of dealing with all the ocean-borne threats in our modern world. more »»

WESTFIELD: Why taxpayers on the hook?

August 25, 2016 Westfield village officials believe taxpayers should pay for something illegal done by their wastewater treatment plant operator, Andrew Thompson. more »»

HONORS: Special role of volunteers

August 24, 2016 Earlier this summer, three residents were honored by the Rotary Club of Fredonia for the efforts they have made to better our village and community. more »»

Taking a break from the heat

August 23, 2016 What a relief it was. Rains to bring enough green back to area lawns and a minor cooling trend as well. more »»



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