Tonawanda News — 2004 - 10 years ago
• Mr. and Mrs. Albert Fonas celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Pane’s Restaurant. The couple was married at Salem United Church of Christ.
• Nick Casal, an 18-year-old from Niagara Falls, won his first fight with a third round technical knockout in a match with Anthony Nelson in Joplin, MO.
1989 - 25 years ago
• No paper published.
1964 - 50 years ago
• While on the 52nd lap of the 100 mile Rex May Classic, Jim Hurtubise was seriously injured when his car hit a wall and burst into flames. He suffered 2nd and 3rd degree burns over 40 percent of his body, had three broken ribs and a punctured lung.
• Joseph Marzo was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Air Force.
No paper published.