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Edmund Aniszewski Day Sunday

Whereas, Edmund “Ed” Aniszewski will be honored by friends and relatives on the occasion of his 90th birthday; and

Whereas, he was born in Dunkirk on January 28, 1928 to Leon & Camille Aniszewski and has been a life-long resident of this community; and

Whereas, in 1950 Ed married Marie Brown and this marriage was blessed with 5 children, 10 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren; and

Whereas, Ed worked for the U.S .Postal Service for nearly 40 years and is currently enjoying his 34th year of retirement; and

Whereas, on days when the weather permits, you will see Ed taking a morning stroll along the bike path at Memorial Park;

Now, Therefore, I, Wilfred Rosas, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Mayor of the City of Dunkirk, do hereby deem it an honor and pleasure to proclaim Sunday, January 28, 2018 as “EDMUND ANISZEWSKI DAY” in the City, on the occasion of the celebration of his 90th birthday, with sincere congratulations and best wishes for many more happy and healthy years.

Portland Town Board sets special meeting

The Portland Supervisor has call a special meeting on Monday, Jan. 29 at 1 p.m. at the town hall to discuss wind towers and the Highway Departments with the Village of Brocton.

Villenova Town Clerk’s Office to be closed Saturday

The Villenova Town Clerk’s Office will be closed Saturday, Jan. 27. The office will be open on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 9 a.m. to noon.