Thirty years ago — 1992
Dr. Mary Kay Urbanik has been named the new executive director of the Northern Chautauqua County United Way Board. She has spent the last four years as director of curriculum for the Fredonia Central Schools and has been in the education field for 10 years. A local resident for the past 20 years, Dr. Urbanik replaces Trudy Penharlow, who left to develop other interests.
Forty years ago — 1982
Dr. Roman J. Shubert, recently retired after a 35-year career as an ophthalmologist, was honored at a surprise party held at his home on West Lake Road in Dunkirk. Sixty friends from Erie, Jamestown, Williamsville and the Dunkirk-Fredonia area gathered at the Shubert residence for the late afternoon through evening cocktail/buffet supper party.