Twenty years ago – 1993

More than 120 Brooks Hospital employees attended the recent Employee Recognition banquet held at the Fireside Manor. Christine Makuch, a business office employee for 20 years, was honored as Employee of the Year for 1992 and in a surprise ceremony, she was given a “Presentation in Pastel” by artist David Miller of Gerry.

Thirty years ago – 1983

A “Do You Remember?” photo asks “What do these nine ladies have in common?” Why, they’re all wearing slacks. The photo was taken during the first week that female employees were allowed to wear slacks at Allegheny Ludlum in 1968. Shown are Irene Wallace, Betty Gaus, Sally Kenyon, Doranne Titus, Linda Carrus, Christine Erick, Kathy Kaleta, Patricia Pantano and Antoinette Wolfe.

Forty years ago – 1973

Barbara Katta, a 1972 graduate of Dunkirk High School, has been awarded an achievement certificate from Bryant and Stratton Business Institute in Buffalo in conjunction with “National Secretary’s Week.”

Fifty years ago – 1963

Silver Creek Central School announced that its valedictory and salutatory honors for the Class of 1963 have been awarded to David Newton and Marlene Seegert, respectively.