Thirty years ago — 1993
Student of the Week is Jesse Loomis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Loomis of Westfield, and a senior at Westfield Academy and Central School. A member of the National Honor Society and captain of the High School Bowl team, Jesse also participates in band and the school’s select choral ensemble, the Westwinds. He has lettered in basketball, track, soccer and golf. Following graduation, he plans to attend Allegheny College in Meadville, Pa.
Forty years ago — 1983
Retired after 17 years at the M. Wile Co. plant in Dunkirk, Mrs. Leo (Helen) Krzyzanowski was honored at a dinner party at the Town and Country Restaurant. She was presented with a corsage and a gold locket by Gloria Borrello and supervisor Mary Wisniewski. Mrs. Krzyzanowski said her immediate plans call for a trip to Mexico and spending more leisure time with her grandchildren.
Fifty years ago — 1973
Dunkirk city workers today removed old concrete at the base of the monument to World War I veterans in Memorial Park. The monument, which surrounds what is left of a wooden flagpole, will be rebuilt while an 80-foot aluminum flagpole will replace the original wooden one.