Tonawanda News

February 3, 2013

Do You Remember Feb. 3?

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The Tonawanda News

Tonawanda News — 2003 — 10 years ago

Jim Chilton, who rented aqua bikes from under the Delaware Street Bridge, planned to expand his offerings to electric bikes.

• Three Tonawanda teens were arrested after slashing tires on 18 vehicles at Carousel Park Apartments and other Niagara County locations.

1988 — 25 years ago

Patty Houghton, Brett Green, and Russell Carere were among the students that were treated to a magic show at Grant School by magician Dana Berent.

Melissa Bajorak and Ben Hauenstein were among the students at Drake School who participated in a three-hour mini-course on Creative Dramatics with L. Don Swartz, director of the NT Theater Workshop.

1963 — 50 years ago

• No paper published.

1943 — 70 years ago

Edward L Steffens of Fletcher Street was promoted from Private First Class to Corporal Technician at Fort Mason where he was attached to the Army Post Office detail.

• The Ladies’ Aid of Immanuel Lutheran Church celebrated their 50th anniversary with a banquet held at the Parish rooms. President Mrs. C. C. Tiedman welcomed 150 guests.