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02/03/17 8:00am

Old, open book with a damaged cover.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

The 25th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified, providing that if a president resigned or died in office, the vice president would become president and if a president became disabled, he could inform Senate and House leaders so that the vice president would temporarily assume responsibilities until the disability ended. (more…)

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02/05/16 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Ten years ago, drainage work was under way by the state Department of Transportation to deal with drainage problems in the area of Town Hall.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Ten years ago, road work was under way by the state Department of Transportation to deal with drainage problems in the area of Town Hall.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

Willie Mays became the highest paid player in professional baseball when he signed a contract with the San Francisco Giants in February 1966 for $130,000. (more…)