My real name’s Dwayne, but everybody calls me Tony. I make pancakes and I don’t eat them. Well, I’ll eat them once in a while ’cause we have a pancake supper at church on Tuesdays and I do the pancakes there, too. I like to volunteer…and I love being around people.
My real name’s Dwayne, but everybody calls me Tony. I make pancakes and I don’t eat them. Well, I’ll eat them once in a while ’cause we have a pancake supper at church on Tuesdays and I do the pancakes there, too. I like to volunteer…and I love being around people.

“We thought we knew so much, and when we started doing the research, which there is tons of stuff in the library, research materials, archival materials, it’s unbelievable.  I found out things about Aliquippa that, I mean, I know this sounds so conceited, but that even I didn’t know.  For one thing, where the mill used to be, it was an amusement park in the 1890s.”  [Cindy’s book is available at, and all proceeds benefit, the BF Jones Memorial Library.]

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Elena is a professional photographer and knitting enthusiast originally from Aliquippa and is somewhat ashamed to admit she currently resides in Butler. She has spent most of her life working for her family at Sheffield Lanes and The Fallout Shelter, where she fixes bowling machines and drinks. You can see more of her photography on her website or follow her on Facebook.