Shown at a recent book and CD signing at the Book Nook are left to right: Richard Donovan, owner of the Book Nook; Andreanna Dolce, Mark Balzer, Mary Beth Dolce, A.J. Dolce, Frank Zaccari, Tanya Diona, and Russell Graham. Zaccari and Balzer are authors. Diona is a vocalist whose husband Graham produced her first CD. Graham is a well-known musician in his own right. Zaccari and Diona are cousins and related to mayor of Dunkirk A.J. Dolce and his mother Mary Beth who teaches at NCCS. Balzer is a longtime friend. A portion of the event's proceeds went to Northern Chautauqua Catholic School. "It is wonderful that former Dunkirk residents remember their roots. We were pleased to host the event." said Donovan.
OBSERVER Photo by Diane R. Chodan