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Police: Gowanda teen continues attacks on station

For every month since March, a 17-year-old female juvenile has been on the Gowanda Police radar due to the alleged actions she takes against the department. This month's charges are third-degree criminal tampering, second-degree criminal contempt and a warrant arrest, which happened on Sept. 14 at 2

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-17 07:00:00

Charges continue to pile up for Farmersville teen, now charged with arson

FARMERSVILLE - A Farmersville teen who caused an Amber Alert in May and faces felony sex charges has been arrested once again, this time in connection with suspicious fires. Joshua R. Monette, 18, of Farmersville, was charged Friday with third-degree arson, a class C felony, and second-degree crimin

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-19 15:30:00

Going 'proud' for 50 years

It brought plenty of life to downtown Silver Creek. "We're just so happy," said Lisa Romano, one of the chief organizers of the event. "We're happy that we made it to this milestone. I'm so happy and so proud to be part of this board. It's near and dear to my heart, and as long as I am up and moving

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Leonardo DiCaprio foundation awards $20M in eco-grants

NEW YORK (AP) - Leonardo DiCaprio announced Tuesday that his eco-focused foundation has given more than $20 million this year in fresh grants to more than 100 organizations around the world. From lion recovery and mangrove restoration to the defense of indigenous rights and better access to affordab

BRADFORD ERA - 2017-09-19 21:02:49

'Stronger' spawns a new friendship for Jake Gyllenhaal

TORONTO (AP) - Jake Gyllenhaal says he's never gotten closer to a real-life character he's played than the Boston Marathon bombing victim Jeff Bauman. While making the upcoming film "Stronger," Gyllenhaal and Bauman became close. Gyllenhaal made frequent trips to Boston to spend time with the 31-yea

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-19 20:14:49

Public comment on Westwood project accepted through Oct. 2

Written public comment on the proposed development of the former Westwood Country Club in Amherst will be accepted through Oct. 2. A developer has requested the town rezone 141 of the 171 acres at the former golf course between Maple Road and Sheridan Drive for a mixed-use project. A public hearing

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-19 21:03:37

Demolition underway at major building in WVDP cleanup

WEST VALLEY - Demolition has begun on a major building at the West Valley Demonstration Project, site of the federal-state cleanup at the first commercial nuclear fuel reprocessing plant in the U.S. The vitrification facility, where more than 600,000 gallons of radioactive liquid waste were processe

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-19 18:00:00

My View: Hospital will always remain in my heart

My hospital sits on a well-traveled country road in rural Erie County. It draws patients from Arcade to Gowanda and everywhere in between. They visit to get healthy, to stay healthy and to heal what ails them. I call Bertrand Chaffee Hospital "my hospital" with good reason. I started my first and on

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-18 20:30:57

Loved ones pay final respects to former Perrysburg Town Supervisor

OBSERVER Photo by Andrew DavidKuczkowski: After the Memorial Mass for Dennis Stopen, a three-volley salute, pictured above, went off for Stopen, who was in the United States Navy. GOWANDA - Dennis Charles Stopen lived out many roles. Some days, he was the family man with jokes, stories and laughs.

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-17 07:00:00

Dayton woman charged with DWI after hitting tree, utility pole

A 30-year-old Dayton woman was drunk and speeding when she lost control of her vehicle, flew off the road and crashed into a tree and a utility pole early Sunday in the Town of Villenova, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded around 12:45 a.m. to a report of a motor

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-17 15:38:31

Dayton woman crashes into tree, pole

VILLENOVA - The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office was called to Flucker Hill Road in the town of Villenova early this morning for a report of an accident with injury. Deputies arrived on the scene around 12:45 a.m. and determined a vehicle driven by Ashley L. Knopf, 30, of Dayton, was traveling at

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-17 07:00:00

TAMULSKI, Joan Marie (Florczak)

TAMULSKI - Joan Marie (nee Florczak) Of Irving, NY, entered into rest September 15, 2017, age 77. Beloved wife of 57 years to Robert S. Tamulski; dearest mother of Susan (Glenn) Cummings, Nancy (David) Tackley and Thomas (Imee) Tamulski; sister of Timothy (Joy) Florczak, the late Julie Florczak and

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-17 04:00:00

Out of Darkness Walk shines light on suicide

OLEAN - Public awareness about the risk of suicide was the message delivered Sunday morning by a solemn parade of walkers stretching along a mile of sidewalk between Good Times of Olean and and Lincoln Park. Olean's fifth annual Out of the Darkness Community Walk for suicide prevention also aimed to

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-18 18:00:00

Regional fund for women established

The formation and launch of the Allegany-Cattaraugus-Chautauqua Fund for Women (ACC-FFW), a fund managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, has been announced. The fund, unique to the tri-county area, has been established to provide financial assistance, and open doors for women who see

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-17 07:00:00

Sting, Elvis Costello and more for Leonard Cohen tribute

Sting, Elvis Costello and Lana Del Rey are among those set to perform at a Leonard Cohen tribute concert in Montreal, Canada. The 'Hallelujah' singer sadly passed away on November 7, 2016 at the age of 82, and to mark the one-year anniversary of his death, a whole host of stars are coming together i

BRADFORD ERA - 2017-09-18 11:00:00

Elvis Costello, Lana Del Ray headline Leonard Cohen tribute

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Elvis Costello and Lana Del Ray will headline a tribute concert for singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen in November to mark a year since his death. Cohen's family announced "Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen" on Monday. The concert to be held in Cohen's native Montrea

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-18 12:25:04

The Latest: Women in acid attack offer prayers for assailant

BOSTON (AP) - The Latest on the attack on four American women with acid at a Marseille train station (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Two women who were among four Boston College students attacked with acid at a train station in France are showing compassion for their assailant. Courtney Siverling said

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-18 16:59:48

Is Trump ruining your health?

President Trump is killing me. No, really. He's killing me. I went for my annual physical last month, and, for the first time in my 49 years, I had to report that I've not been feeling well: fatigue, headaches, poor sleep, even some occasional chest pain. My doctor checked my blood pressure, which h

LOCKPORT UNION-SUN - 2017-09-17 04:00:00

Silver Creek Hanover Garden Club announces Front Yard Garden Recognition Program results

Silver Creek Hanover Garden Club announces Front Yard Garden Recognition Program results SILVER CREEK - The Silver Creek Hanover Garden Club (SCHGC) is pleased to announce the results of their new front yard garden recognition program - Spruce Up Silver Creek! The program is a part of Silver Creek

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-17 07:00:00

Officials Praise Silver Creek Festival As Longest-Running In State

From left, Lilly Carlson, Khloe Karnes and Kimberly Bauer ready themselves during one of the heats at the Welch's grape stomping competition Friday, the first day of the 50th annual Festival of Grapes, in Silver Creek. P-J photo by Greg Fox SILVER CREEK - Not many festivals run for 50 consecutive ye

POST-JOURNAL - 2017-09-17 07:00:00