Tonawanda News — 2003 — 10 years ago
• Mr. and Mrs. Marion “Witt” Witkowski celebrated their 50th anniversary.
• Tonawanda’s Mark Francis and Jason Brown of Kenmore East were named players of the week by the Riverside Athletic Club’s Connolly Cup Committee.
1988 — 25 years ago
• No paper published.
1963 — 50 years ago
• Mrs. Charles Bickel, a master Goren Bridge teacher, taught classes at the YWCA.
• Oscar Schulte announced his retirement from the Tonawanda Water Department after a 25-year career.
1943 — 70 years ago
• Dr. Vincent A. Ball’s automobile stolen from the owner’s garage at 91 Clinton St. and recovered in the Cataract City was used in a number of burglaries there in its absence. The fact was determined when Canadian change and tokens taken from a Falls store was found in the car.
• North Tonawanda Democrats opened their campaign at a largely enthusiastic rally at Dom Polski. Chairman Walter J. Jesella presided.