Twenty years ago – 1993

The “Mr. and Mrs. Body Building championships were held in the Campus Center of Fredonia State University College this past week. The men’s winner in the lightweight division was Jamie Lisson, a freshman. Coming in first in the women’s division was Mary Jo Kozlowski of Dunkirk.

Thirty years ago – 1983

Dr. Carmello Patti of Hornell, formerly of Dunkirk, has been inducted into the Hornell “Hall of Fame” after being a physician and surgeon there for the past 50 years.

Forty years ago – 1973

During the recent installation of officers of the Lambert Hook and Ladder Co. of Fredonia, John Borzilleri was awarded a 25-year membership pin.

Fifty years ago – 1963

The Woodcliffe Band was honored by the First Ward Falcon Club in Dunkirk for providing music for area dancers for the past 39 years. Band members include Anthony Strychalski, William Ebert, Henry Ebert and Jack Barnes.