Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 25 May 2016 20:27:54 EDTWed, 25 May 2016 20:27:54 EDT Scotia first time I was ever in a boat was when I was four or five years old. It was a row boat on Lake Erie. One of my uncles thought it was fun to tip the boat from side to side, scaring me to death. (He also sways the bucket on the Ferris w.Fri, 20 May 2016 16:10:36 EDTMy Heart is in Ripley grew up in Ripley, New York, but at the age of twenty, I left this area for more than forty years. This blog is about my travels since leaving Western New York, but I want to start with the sights and sounds of home.Thu, 12 May 2016 19:35:20 EDTMoving the county forward York state is making an effort when it comes to Chautauqua County.Wed, 27 Apr 2016 09:59:49 EDTLots of love for budget 5 p.m. Friday, area officials began adding their endorsements for the recently passed state budget. <P> The four who e-mailed the OBSERVER are all Democrats - and basically note their satisfaction with state Gov.Mon, 4 Apr 2016 13:07:46 EDTCelebrating, laughing with Charles St. George,-laughing-with-Charles-St.-George.htmlIn early March, Charles St. George was honored by the Business Club at the State University of Fredonia. <P> <P> St. George, who ran St. George Realty until last August when he retired at 90, was named Business Person of the Year by the clu.Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:22:05 EDT