ESSEX LOCALS | What Was Happening On May 13 In Years Past


115 Years Ago- 1907

Owing to considerable adverse criticism having arisen toward the turning of the beautiful Masconomo Park into a vegetable garden, the Park commissioners have reversed their decision to have it plowed up and will leave it in greensward this season. 

90 Years Ago – 1932

Dominick Flately has work well under way on the contract for filling and grading the new section in Rosedale cemetery which will furnish space enough to meet the demands for several years to come it is thought.