Human trafficking growing; stay close to your children
There is a little talked about big business banking even bigger bucks across the United States and globally.
11/14/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Snow is here: Use caution around plows, salt trucks
Butler County received its first taste of winter Tuesday as late-afternoon whiteout conditions closed roads and made travel treacherous.
11/13/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
No downtown Butler holiday lights shows lack of good planning
Butler residents have been notably — and not surprisingly — upset to learn the city isn't placing Christmas lights on Main Street's streetlight posts this year due to an ongoing...
11/12/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
We should guard our veterans like they protected us
Today we honor our nation’s greatest heroes.
11/11/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Butler making right moves to lure business
Butler has taken two major steps recently to attract business to the city.
11/9/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Butler ramps up effort to shutter drug houses
In recent months on this page, the Eagle has praised the city’s efforts to demolish blighted properties and examined how there needs to be a balance between communities enforcing their nuisance...
11/8/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Cashless toll booths another blow to human interaction
For those who spend much of their time traveling to and from work, the days of waiting in line to pay your toll soon will be a thing of the past.
11/7/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Relaxed rules on coal threat to safe water supply
The Trump administration is taking steps to ease the “heavy burden” on the nation’s sagging coal industry by accelerating the pace of its environmental rollbacks for the...
11/6/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Closer scrutiny needed regarding campaign spending
Several published reports and a proposed state Senate bill are drawing attention to the fact that elected officials in Pennsylvania should face more accountability as to how their campaigns are...
11/5/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Make sure you vote Tuesday
Tuesday is Election Day. Make sure you vote.