50 years ago, 1963: It's another boy for the Kennedy's, as first lady Jackie Kennedy gave birth to the family's second son five weeks early. In spite of the premature birth, both mother and son were doing well. The baby was placed in a oxygen tent.
25 years ago, 1988: It was to be a great day for marriages, grand openings, public festivals and more, August 8, 1988, or 8-8-88, was considered by the Chinese as the luckiest day of the century.
10 years ago, 2003: Toft Dairy expanded its ice cream making mission with the addition of a 4,000 square foot freezer. The 30-foot-tall freezer, which cost $1 million, could reach temperatures of 40 degrees below zero and freeze ice cream in half the time.