Looking Back Geneseo

compiled by Linda Flatt
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15 Years Ago

July 14, 2006

Space at Central Bank's downtown location can be a precious commodity. However, expansion room is one thing the company's Route 6 facility does have. So bank officials are utilizing their Route 6 location to free up space in their downtown facility. We were limited as to what we could do," said Tom Dearing, Central Bank's senior vice president.

The City will see the first phase of the Maple Leaf Heights subdivision on the northern edge of the city start to take shape later this year following action by the City Council.

25 Years Ago

July 12, 1996

Richmond Hill Players will present "Harvey," a comedy by Mary Chase and directed by Joe DePauw. The production will run July 11, 12,13,14,18,19,20 and 21. Ticket price Is $5 opening night and-$6 all other nights.

What do you do when you arrive at a band concert late from a baseball game and they forgot to leave a chair for you? Well, Dallas Drummond had this dilemma Tuesday evening, and the first thing you do is play the music standing up.

100 Years Ago

July 8, 1921

Don’t forget the big auto sale. About fifty cars, all kinds, including quite a few slightly used cars and one new Ford Sedan. All to be sold at the big auction Saturday. Opposite Mutual Oil Co., station. A. Sands Auto Sales Co.

Boys! Read DePauw & Taube’s ad. They are giving a pair of stilts free.