Don’t overtax shale drillers, or they might leave
Butler County is “a shining example” of how impact fees on natural gas drilling were meant to be used, according to David Spigelmyer, president of the Marcellus Shale Coalition.
8/22/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Residents answer call, pitch in to help hang military tribute banners
Ask and you shall receive.
8/21/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
School back in session; use caution on roads
With the school year starting this week for some area districts, now is a good time to remind parents and students to drive cautiously in school zones.
8/20/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Mentors needed to step up and fill voids in young lives
Just over a week ago, Steelers Nation awoke to the tragic news that its team lost not only one of its biggest coaching assets, but also a beloved man described as a father figure.
8/19/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Golf outing big boost to higher education scholarships
Pennsylvania has been ranked as one of the states with the most student debt, and the cost of attending college in the Keystone State is slightly higher than the national average.
8/16/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
With new building, Seneca Valley schools poised for future growth
At first look, renderings for a new school building in the Seneca Valley School District are breathtaking.
8/15/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Butler schools leader in getting the lead out
It’s good to hear that the levels of lead in school water in the Butler Area School District are low, especially considering that a study released earlier this year found that students across...
8/14/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
More people should pitch in to clean up Father Marinaro Park
A handful of Butler County residents deserve a round of applause for their work this past weekend — while a whole lot of others deserve a scolding.
8/13/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Flood aid coming but not for all hit hard this summer
The good news for Butler County residents is they can obtain federal disaster relief loans.