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'Sneakin' into the fair': End of a generational game of cat-and-mouse?
A trooper walks the midway at the state fair: The state police say they rarely receive complaints anymore about teenagers sneaking in.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Dunkirk men facing many drug charges
Dunkirk city police have reportedly seized significant amounts of cocaine powder, crack cocaine, marijuana and cash during a traffic stop Wednesday evening in the 600 block of Main Street.
Richard E. Miga
A lifelong Fredonia resident, Mr. Miga had been employed as an assistant superintendent for BOCES in Fredonia.
Man Accused of Firing Shotgun From 2nd Story Window
DUNKIRK, N.Y. New York State Police have arrested a Dunkirk man for allegedly firing a 12 gauge shotgun from a 2nd story window into a yard with children and adults nearby.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Dunkirk's Lucas Avenue debris pile to be removed
The constantly growing pile of brush, leaves, grass and assorted other vegetation that has been getting bigger all summer on Lucas Avenue in the city of Dunkirk should be a memory shortly.
Michael T. "Muzzy" Tofil
He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, serving from 1944-46 as a gunner with the Armed Merchant Marine.
Noreen A. Kalfas
A Dunkirk area resident for most of her life, Mrs. Kalfas enjoyed knitting, cooking, crocheting and going to lunch.
Brooks, union reach tentative de...
A tentative deal between Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk and the 1199 Service Employees International Union was reached early this morning, according to hospital and union officials.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Reed Announces Assistance For ConAgra Employees
Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, announced assistance for ConAgra employees in Dunkirk and Fredonia Monday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Survivors include two daughters, Rosalind Meegan and Roxanne Tenamore, both of Dunkirk; one son, Russell V. Tenamore of Dunkirk; one sister, Margaret Villifranca of Silver Creek; two brothers, Anthony Genovese of Angola and Peter Genovese of Hamburg; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Beatrice Rebic died Friday, Aug. 23, 2014 at the Chautauqua County Home of Dunkirk, N.Y., after a long illness.
Many to go - Paulstrong' on Sept. 7
Most all of us have something to overcome in our lifetime. Forty-four-year-old Paul Szach, born and raised as a respectable hometown citizen, has certainly had much more than his share of adversity.
A seasoned camper
I first met Samantha Hemenger on her 13th birthday - July 13, 2011. I was writing a feature story about the city of Dunkirk's day camp held at Camp Gross in Cassadaga.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Dunkirk Fire Department lands grant for mobile burn unit
The city of Dunkirk will receive a mobile burn unit that will allow the fire department and the county's 42 other departments to conduct live-fire training.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Route 60 crashes keep coming
Two car accidents occurred on Route 60 late Friday afternoon. One accident resulted in two cars being damaged on Williams Street .
Lt. Gov. candidate makes a visit
OBSERVER Photo by Jasmine Willis Lt. Gov. candidate Kathy Hochul visits the 46th Annual Fredonia Farm Festival and talks with local farmers like Roberto Fred.
Community invited to participate in the Graffiti Project
The North Shore Arts Alliance invites members of the public to express their feelings about the community, family or friends at the Graffiti Project.
OBSERVER Photo by Diane R.?Chodan Doreen Gilbert, nutritional educator from Cornell Cooperative Extension, provides samples and materials from the Eat Smart New York program at the Farmer's Market at the Senior Center in Dunkirk.
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Drug Raid Nets Two In Dunkirk; Warrants Issued For Two Others
City of Dunkirk Police and the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force concluded a lengthy investigation into the sale of narcotics from a Grant Avenue apartment with the arrest of two individuals and the seizure of several hundred dollars worth of crack cocaine and a significant amount of cash during an early evening raid.