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  1. 135th annual Chautauqua County Fair kicks off todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Observer

    The fun, busy and exciting fair you see today at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds on Central Avenue in Dunkirk - and will see for the rest of the week - wasn't pulled off overnight. On Sunday, dozens of people flooded the fairgrounds with their trailers, RV's, trucks, you name it to set up for the 135th annual Chautauqua County Fair.

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  2. Allen E. SajdakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Observer

    Allen E. Sajdak, 80, of Port Charlotte, FL and formerly of Dunkirk, NY passed away suddenly on Monday, July 18, 2016 at Bayfront Medical Center. He served in the U.S. Army from 1954 until 1962.

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  3. Margaret S. FairbanksRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | Observer

    She is survived by a daughter Joni Bright of Rochester, NY and 6 grandchildren Regina Washington of Chesterfield, VA, Chad Bright of Dumfries, VA, Jason Fairbanks of Gowanda, NY, Courtney Singletary of Springfield, MO, Tasha Winfield of Collins Center, NY and Jesse Fairbanks of Cattaraugus, NY and 12 great grandchildren Layla, Lauren and Jemma Win-field , Alexis Washington, Savannah, Sydney and Sebastian Bright, Jade, Rommy and Samantha Singletary, Aiden Allen and Julian Fairbanks. Also surviving is a sister Joyce Plucker of Hop-kinton, MA and her sister in laws Miriam Dankert of Fredonia and Lucy Schilling of Tucson, AZ and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

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  4. Rose Diane BomasutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Observer

    Rose Diane Bomasuto, 93 years old, of Rochester, New York and formerly of Brocton, New York passed away early Friday morning, July 1, 2016 at Wegman Family Cottages in Rochester, New York. She was born on January 7, 1923 in Pomfret, New York and was the daughter of the late Charles Maiorana and Angeline Saletta.

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  5. Rose BomasutoRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Observer

    Rose Bomasuto, 93 years old, of Rochester, New York and formerly of Brocton, New York passed away early Friday morning, July 1, 2016 at Wegman Family Cottages in Rochester, New York.

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  6. Lorraine M. (DuChaine) JaynesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Observer

    Lorraine M. Jaynes, age 87, of South Gale St., Westfield, NY died Sunday, June 26, 2016 at home with her family by her side, fol-lowing a brief illness. Lorraine was born on December 4, 1928 in West-field a daughter of the late Bernard and Estella DuChaine.

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  7. Closing Cuba prison is good choi...Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | Observer

    An editorial in the OBSERVER, "Keep Cuba location open," argues for the continued operation of the U.S. Detention Center at U.S. Naval Base, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The detainees are nonstate players seized by U.S. officers outside U.S. territorial bounds after Sept.

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  8. Denise M. HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Observer

    Denise M. Howard, 61, of Route 60 Fredonia, formerly of Forestville & Canandaigua, passed away Tuesday, June 7th, 2016, at her residence, surrounded by her family after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Canandaigua, NY on December 26, 1954, the daughter of the late Milton "Mickey" and Joan Speers.

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  9. Elaine H. KausRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Observer

    A homemaker, Elaine was a cherished mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, who also loved to garden and was an avid Derek Jeter and NY Yankees fan. Her memberships include Blessed Mary Angela R.C. Parish Church of St. Hyacinth, the parish Alter and Rosary Society, Bishops Committee, Mothers Club, Breakfast Club and the Thursday evening Brooks Hospital Prayer Group.

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  10. Donald E. MerktRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Observer

    He was a self-employed plumbing and heating contractor since 1990. He was a member of the Gowanda American Legion Post #409 and Gowanda VFW Post #5007.

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  11. Julia Royce HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Observer

    Julia Royce Hall, 54, of South Gale Road, Westfield, died Thursday after a short illness, at home. She was born April 30, 1961 in Westfield, the daughter of Elaine Smith Hall and the late James T. Hall.

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  12. Sandra M. BlakemoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Observer

    Sandra M. Blakemore, 67, of Jamestown, formerly of Cherry Creek, died Mon-day, April 4, 2016 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester following a brief illness. Surviving are children Timothy Blakemore of Jamestown, Robert Blakemore of Springwater, and Patrick Blakemore of Jamestown; nine grandchildren; siblings, Rick Saddleson of Buffalo, Don Murphy of North Carolina, Roger Saddleson and David Saddleson, both of Buffalo, along with several nieces, nephews and friends also survive.

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  13. Sandra M. BlakemoreRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | Observer

    Sandra M. Blakemore, 67, of Jamestown, formerly of Cherry Creek, died Monday, April 4, 2016, at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. A complete obituary will be in Friday's OBSERVER.

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  14. Forest Lodge celebrating 200 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Observer

    This will be a big, big year for the local members of the world's oldest and largest fraternal organization. Forest Lodge 166 F & A.M. , is celebrating its 200th anniversary on June 11. On March 17, 1815, a group of 21 Freemasons, having recently settled in the Town of Pomfret, met at the home of Jacob Houghton on the southeast corner of Summer and Main streets in the hamlet of Canadaway.

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  15. Upgrade 219 before Route 60Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2016 | Observer

    In the article "Upgrading Route 60" the reporter writes "At the local level, officials say improving traffic flow on Route 60 is needed to connect the Greater Jamestown region and Dunkirk-Fredonia area, with an emphasis on improving public safety. Such ideas include multiple passing opportunities on the highway, added turning lanes and safer intersections.

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  16. Persistence brings resultsRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2016 | Observer

    I've been impressed by how one can do something casually, and it can affect their life forever, either tragically or blessed. The results of our actions often seem unrelated to the seriousness of our actions.

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  17. Johnnie T. ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Observer

    He was born on July 25, 1938 in Dawson, Georgia, the son of the late William and Gussie Mae Thomas. He received his education in the Dawson Public Schools and Lee County, Ga.

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  18. Johnnie T. ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Observer

    Johnnie T. Thomas, age 77, of Dunkirk, NY, died Saturday, February 13, 2016 at UPMC-Hamot Hospital in Erie, PA. He was born on July 25, 1938 in Dawson, Georgia, the son of the late William and Gussie Mae Thomas.

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  19. Legislation designed to encourage job creationRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | Observer

    A bill aiming to enhance manufacturing nationwide will be unveiled this week in Congress with U.S. Rep. Tom Reed and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand as lead sponsors. Legislation would permanently establish a program designating local regions across the U.S. and Upstate New York as "manufacturing communities."

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  20. DeLana GilbertRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Observer

    DeLana Gilbert of Brocton, New York, passed away after an extended illness late Tuesday afternoon February 2, 2016 surrounded by her loving fami-ly. DeLana had been an area resident all of her life.

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