Awards were presented at the Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce awards night held on Jan. 22 at the Clarion Hotel. NRG was awarded the Business of the Year Award; W.L. Putnam was awarded the Years of Membership Award; Pro Quip was presented the Rookie Business of the Year Award; and the Dunkirk Historical Lighthouse and Veterans Museum was presented with the Community Service Award. Front row from left: Jay Warren, 2014 Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce president; Bill Vogel, site manager, Dunkirk NRG Plant; Andrew Pacos, executive board member, Local 97 IBEW; Doug Mahany, president of W.L. Putnam Insurance Agency; Barb Lawson, member board of directors, Dunkirk Lighthouse; Dave Briska, president board of directors, Dunkirk Lighthouse; Ellen Luczkowiak, past president, Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce. Back row: A.J. Dolce, mayor of the city of Dunkirk and keynote speaker; Sam Tavernese, president and CEO of Pro Quip International; Mike Vinceguerra, member board of directors, Dunkirk Lighthouse.