Twenty years ago - 1992
Notice that the erection of a $4,400 sign on the front lawn of the Lakeshore Assembly of God Church on West Main Street in Westfield is in violation of the village ordinances brought the bulk of the church's congregation and the Rev. John Wentworth to the Westfield Village Board meeting. Mayor Joseph Pagano told those present the board would consult with its attorney to discuss whether a reconsideration of a variance would be proper.
Thirty years ago - 1982
Louis Ziegler, head custodian at Dunkirk High School, was recently honored at a student assembly for 25 years of service.
Forty years ago - 1972
Buffalo-area bowling star Phyllis Notaro has started giving free bowling lessons at the Lakeview Bowling Center in Silver Creek.
Fifty years ago - 1962
Smith Boys Inc., 406 Central Ave., Dunkirk is in the process of going out of business and will close its doors no later than Dec. 31..