Banner project advances in EC
EVANS CITY — The mayor’s program to hang military banners from utility poles along Main Street in the summer is taking shape.
Annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count
Between Dec. 14, 2014, and Jan. 5, 2015, volunteers will count birds during the 115th Audubon Christmas Bird Count. In Butler County, more than 100 volunteers are expected to list birds Jan. 3 in a 15-mile circle encompassing southern Butler County and parts of Allegheny County.
Early New Year in Harmony
HARMONY — People will say “Happy New Year” a little earlier than most at the borough’s annual celebration.
Horse rescue group prepares for comeback
GIBSONIA, Allegheny County — A horse rescue group that called it quits after running into controversy and legal troubles is making a comeback at a new location and with a slightly different mission.
Police ask for help identifying woman
ECONOMY, Beaver County — Police here are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman whose embalmed, severed head was found this month on the side of a road.
Summer brings changes
This the second of a two-part series on the news and happenings of 2014. Part one appeared in the Cranberry Eagle on Sunday.
No tax rate hike in Zelienople
ZELIENOPLE — Borough council approved the 2015 borough budget Monday morning that calls for no tax property rate increase, but it does increase utility rates.