Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 21:42:05 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 21:42:05 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWhat makes your mother special?http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/596821.htmlFor an upcoming Mother's Day section, tell us why Mom deserves to be celebrated. Share a special story or memory; photos accompanying the submission are also welcome. Each submission must be 400 words or less and received by May 2.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTLibrary schedules Scrabble tourneyhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/596820.htmlJason Kinem and Diane Pugh enjoy a game of Scrabble at Prendergast Library, which will hold its second annual Scrabble tournament from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The $15 admission benefits the library.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTBud 'n Bloom to hold plant sale on May 17 and 18 to benefit Literacy Volunteershttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/596819.htmlThe Bud 'n Bloom Club is gearing up for their annual plant sale, which will be held on Saturday, May 17 and Sunday May 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Deakin's barn on Route 20 in Portland (across from Cornell Cooperative Extension).Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPreview of book and paper showhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/596772.htmlTue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTCounty Executive to speak to League of Women Voters on May 7; public invited to attendhttp://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/596773.htmlOn May 7, County Executive Vincent Horrigan will speak to the League of Women Voters on the economic future of the County and the steps he plans to take in furthering it.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT