Tonawanda News — 2003 — 10 years ago
• Partners in Education, a partnership that includes Tonawanda and North Tonawanda High Schools, the Chamber of Commerce and local businesses, encouraged business owners to get involved with their local schools.
• External work was completed on the $4.3 million 50 unit senior apartment complex on Williams Road.
1988 — 25 years ago
• Three Boy Scouts who attended Kenmore East High School – Michael Pavach, Brian O’Hara and Ray Izzard - attended the 10th World Jamboree of Scouting in Australia.
• Employees of Occidental Chemical’s Durez plant reached a safety milestone by completing 2 million manhours of operation without a single lost-time accident.
1963 — 50 years ago
• No paper published.
1943 — 70 years ago
• Harry Altman, talented emcee at the famed Glen Park Casino of Williamsville, announced that he was closing the resort for the duration of the war.