OLAF FUB SEZ: It was American author and critic Mary McCarthy (1912-1989) who observed: "In science, all facts, no matter how trivial or banal, enjoy democratic equality."
GIANT AUCTION sponsored by the West Seneca Satellite "Variety Kids Telethon" is all set to go from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday in Harvey D. Morin Post 2940, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 965 Center Road, West Seneca.
More than 100 items will be auctioned at the event, which marks the 31st year helping the kids by the Satellite. There will be entertainment, raffles and games for children. Refreshments will be available. All proceeds will be donated to the Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Robert Warner Rehabilitation Center and other children's charities.
A RECENT GRADUATE from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio is Airman Andrew D. Diel. He is the son of Ann White of Sanborn. He graduated from Niagara-Wheatfield Senior High School in 2004.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY -- Shanna Smith, Jerry Ciambor, Tim Driscoll, Brianna Safe, Mary Jane Buechi, Chelesa Porto, Leo Grill, Rita Brkljac, Roy Turner, Sister Beth Griffin, Dorothy Harding, Mike Oliver, Doris Krause, Beverly Davison, Mary Catherine Duquin, Carol Nelson, Joan Gravanda, Kevin Kibler, Tara Fitzpatrick, Teresa Bonnas, Teresa Tudlewski, Brian Bosworth.
AND THURSDAY -- Rebecca Sahr, Luke Healy, Allison Godzich, Steven Godzich, Richard Buchanan, Barb Schlitz, Shaun Halligan, Alexandra C. Gryta.