Tonawanda News — 2003 — 10 years ago
• A domesticated Amazon parrot flew out of its owner’s NT home. The bird, Joanne, had a yellow face with red markings throughout her green-feather coat.
• Eleanor Krull Olcott Tiffany of the City of Tonawanda celebrated her 100th birthday.
1988 — 25 years ago
• John W. Littler was commissioned as the new principal of St. Mark Lutheran School on Oliver Street.
• The Town Boys’ Club Royals captured the Erie County 15-16-year-old baseball title having defeated the Buffalo Griffins 4-3 in the playoff championship.
1963 — 50 years ago
• The City of Tonawanda received $89,000 to construct a new fire hall at State and Young streets. The new building replaces the wooden building used by Delaware Hose as its fire station at 21 Delaware St.
• Bishop James McNulty left Buffalo to attend the Second Vatican Council in Rome.
1943 — 70 years ago
• No paper published.