A new take on ‘Root, root, root for the home team’
Major League Baseball’s latest innovation seems perplexing. No, not the defensive infield shift. That’s old news.
6/24/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Pantries’ fundamental gift should stir gratitude of all
Hunger knows no bounds.
6/21/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Demand for school security must be legislative priority
There’s good and bad news regarding security in the Butler School District.
6/20/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
New nurse practitioners law will benefit consumer
A bill passed by the state Senate that would allow qualified nurse practitioners to practive independently of doctors has been forwarded to the House for consideration.
6/19/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
UPMC-Highmark dispute sows confusion, expenses on patients served by both
The answer to the question as to how Butler County residents will be affected by the expiration of a consent decree between UPMC and Highmark on June 30 remains unclear.
6/18/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Skate park vision realized ‘one fish dinner at a time’
The design drawing for a planned skate park in Zelienople’s Community Park might look unassuming — some concrete, a few rails and ramps and a pool-like bowl surrounded by trees and grass...
6/17/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Your flag represents rights given by a higher authority
This Flag Day tribute has appeared in several online and print newspapers in recent years. It is attributed to James F. Burns, a retired professor at the University of Florida.
6/14/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Question advocate motives starting with sponsors list
Let’s have a little fun exploring the notion of full disclosure.
6/13/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Zelienople has no options but to improve drainage
To quote an old song: If it keeps on raining, the levee’s going to break.