50 years ago, 1963: A $350,000 addition to Cedar Lanes Bowling Alley, was to include a 50-unit hotel, restaurant, cocktail lounge, banquet room, dance terrace and indoor swimming pool. Construction of the Greentree Inn was to begin immediately.
25 years ago, 1988: Four Erie County teachers were selected as Outstanding Teachers and presented with awards at the 1988 Education Symposium. Lorene Armstrong of Furry Elementary, Linda Moon of Berlin Elementary, Eloise Ritz of Berlin-Milan Middle School and Pamela Bryan, of Vermilion High School.
10 years ago, 2003: The Sandusky State Theatre went platinum as Michael Bolton helped it ring in its 75th year. They got a first-class act for their 75th anniversary.