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Fishing reports encouraging, deer hunting not as good

Jim Miller of Grand Island displays a nice 8-point buck taken on Opening Day. Happy Thanksgiving! What comes to mind when these two words are said, are probably a good hot meal usually turkey and all the trimmings, and football. For the deer hunter it usually means at least a half a day of deer hunt

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

A cut and a shave

OBSERVER Photos by Damian Sebouhian Pictured from left: Forestville physical education teacher Greg Greenough shaves the head of student Maddox Tenamore; Forestville School Board President Carol Woodward and Superintendent Renee Garrett, shave the head of student Nicholas Morgan. FORESTVILLE - Fores

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Fire in attached garage displaces residents, damages vehicle

A vehicle was severely damaged and the house sustained smoke damage when a fire broke out Wednesday night in the attached garage of a home at 436 Lake Shore Drive East, the Dunkirk Fire Department reported. Two residents were displaced by the fire, which was reported at 11:44 p.m. Firefighters arriv

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-23 15:56:43

Upgrades to begin for Wastewater Treatment Plant

Mayor Wilfred Rosas has announced the groundbreaking for the construction phase at the city's Wastewater Treatment Plant will be Monday, Nov. 27 at 1 p.m. "This is a $10 million project that was made possible by the efforts of the city of Dunkirk's administration working with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's adm

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Newspaper adviser wins state award

OBSERVER Photo by Damian Sebouhian Lisa Reinhardt won this year's annual state-wide Adviser of the Year, awarded by the Empire State School Press Association at Syracuse University. Reinhardt is pictured holding up a copy of the latest edition of the award-winning school newspaper The SPECTATOR. Li

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Tradition Fest 2017 provided opportunity to learn

Submitted Photos Pictured are some of the participants in Tradition Fest 2017 held recently. Tradition Fest 2017, a showcase of beauty, wonder, and traditions of community and family caring, was presented Nov. 4, at Dunkirk High School by the Boys & Girls Club of Northern Chautauqua County and the D

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Fredonia college students help charities in Buffalo area

The members of Fredonia's Alternative Break Program (ABP), however, spent part of this break assisting charities in the Buffalo area. The ABP is a relatively new group on campus. First founded in 2015, it was originally created with the intention of allowing students to spend their free-time away fr

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

City man charged after meth bust

Ryan R. Lopez Jr. A 24-year-old Dunkirk man has been charged after the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team in a joint investigation with the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force seized more than a pound of methamphetamine worth an estimated $16,000. Ryan R. Lopez Jr., was ch

OBSERVER TODAY

Historically speaking: Palmyra honors veterans in various ways

Lot's happening in Palmyra during the month of November, beginning with Nov. 2, 1918, when the first Palmyra woman, Margaret Stevens, cast her suffragette vote. On Nov. 4, 1825, DeWitt Clinton arrived in New York City from Buffalo on the Erie Canal. On Nov. 6, 1820, the canal around Palmyra to the

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-11-22 07:01:00

State police: Missing Ontario County woman's vehicle found in canal

A missing Ontario County woman's vehicle has been found in the Erie Canal, state police said Wednesday. A 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe was located in the canal Tuesday near Route 96A in the town of Waterloo. The state police Underwater Recovery Team pulled the vehicle from the canal Wednesday morning, acc

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-22 17:58:00

Chavez: Patience and persistence pay off for Naples hunter

Ben Chaffer was disappointed with an early miss, but he was back in his tree stand later and tagged 'the buck of a lifetime' He missed and his heart sank. Because Ben Chaffer may be only 17 years old, but he knows. Bucks with 10 points don't come along every day, much less offer a shot broadside. S

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-11-23 14:18:34

'Felony Lane Gang' hitting Monroe, Livingston and Ontario counties

ROCHESTER-They steal your checkbook and identification then have a prostitute go to the bank, disguised as you to get your cash! Investigators believe a group known as the "Felony Lane Gang" which moves up and down the east coast is currently hitting the Rochester area. The thieves have recently sma

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 02:24:00

Clothing drive to benefit area veterans. families

A three-hour collection will take place Dec. 2 during Victor's Christmas in the Village event VICTOR - During a season that's full of gift-giving and celebration, an effort is underway to help bring joy to a season that, for some, can be challenging. Area veterans and their families will be the bene

MPNNOW - 2017-11-22 22:34:02

Woman's body found in canal

WATERLOO - State police recovered the body of a woman from the Cayuga-Seneca Canal late Wednesday afternoon, but as of Thursday had not officially identified her as the owner of a vehicle pulled from the canal earlier in the day. Trooper Mark O'Donnell, public information officer for state police Tr

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-11-23 16:45:00

Police ID person killed in Marion crash

MARION - State police have identified the person killed when his car went off the road and overturned in a creek. Troopers said Adam Vitalone, 35, of Marion, was driving on Marion East Williamson Road when the accident happened. Police found his vehicle, on its roof and partially submerged in a cree

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-11-22 21:00:00

Get ready for Santa to arrive

A community tree-lighting ceremony Friday in downtown Canandaigua helps kick off the holiday festivities CANANDAIGUA - Enjoy your turkey dinner with all the fixin's today - especially if you ran in the Canandaigua Turkey Trot to benefit the Friends of Ontario ARC Foundation - and savor your tryptoph

MPNNOW - 2017-11-23 00:00:38

Pensacola woman accused of allowing child to live in home covered in urine, feces

A Pensacola woman who allegedly kept a house in such poor condition that there were feces and urine among piled-up boxes has been arrested on suspicion of child neglect. Escambia County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to Andrea Williamson's home on Nov. 18 in response to a fire, according to her

PENSACOLA NEWS JOURNAL - 2017-11-22 22:24:45

ESCO Report: Man with HIV infects several women

Escambia County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man for having sex with at least three women and not informing them he was HIV positive. The incidents happened between September 2016 and October 2017 in Escambia County and Pensacola per the warrant. The first woman stated she tested positive twice f

WEAR - 2017-11-22 16:23:01

Thanksgiving eve home invasion shakes-up Okaloosa family

Source: MGN Armed gunmen forced their way into a home in Okaloosa County on Thanksgiving Eve. Three adults and two children were at a home on the 900 block of Tokalon Court near Fort Walton Beach around 6:40 p.m. when three intruders forced their way inside by kicking in the door. Okaloosa Sheriff's

WEAR - 2017-11-23 11:25:40

Waterfront Rescue Mission serves more than 200 Thanksgiving meals

For many of us, the spirit of the holiday season begins with a hot Thanksgiving Day meal with families. One organization in Pensacola, Waterfront Rescue Mission in Pensacola, helps the less fortunate. Their mission stretches beyond a plate of turkey. "While people are seeing the needy eat turkey, ge

WEAR - 2017-11-23 13:02:38