Today in history
Bye bye Boeckling
Apr 25, 2013 at 7:30 AM
50 years ago, 1963: Liza Minnelli, 17, Judy Garland's daughter, sang on "The Ed Sullivan Show" on CBS, just one week after her mother appeared on the program.
25 years ago, 1988: Nearly two hundred people showed up to watch the 79-year-old G.A. Boeckling embark on a five to six hour trip to a Toledo shipyard. Some hoped it would return renovated, others did not seem to care if it came back at all.
10 years ago, 2003: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County were featured in a Make A Difference Day edition of USA Weekend Magazine for its efforts in giving a face-lift to landscaping next to the offices at 904 W. Washington St., Sandusky.