WATCHUNG, NJ - Marie Carmela Scaturo celebrated her 100th birthday on Oct. 18, and the Watchung Borough council read a proclamation at their Oct. 17 meeting declaring October 18, 2019 'Aunt Kate Day'. Mayor Keith Balla visited Aunt Kate on Friday and presented her with the proclamation written by Aunt Kate's niece Tina Kelly and organized by Councilman Bill Nehls and Michelle DeRocco.

100 years ago, the US president was Woodrow Wilson, and the most popular names were John and Helen.

Oct. 18, 1919 was a Saturday.