Raising age to 21 to buy tobacco, vaping products wise move
A bill to raise the age to buy tobacco and vaping products in Pennsylvania might not make the impact legislators hope it will, but it’s still a worthwhile venture.
10/15/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Paid family leave good insurance for all workers
Employers in every state are subject to the federal Family and Medical Leave Act, which allows eligible employees to take unpaid leave with the right to reinstatement.
10/14/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Evans City Pool project deserves better communication
Over the past several years, officials with Evans City and EDCO Park have worked to renovate the park’s pool.
10/11/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Focus on mental health should be year-round
A fair amount of attention has been rightfully paid to the opioid abuse that has plagued communities in Pennsylvania — including Butler County — and across the United States.
10/10/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Mr. Yuk creator still working to help children
The creator of the Mr. Yuk poisoning-prevention sticker in the 1970s, retired pediatrician Dr. Richard W. Moriarty, remains concerned about the safety and welfare of children nearly 50 years later.
10/9/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Alien concept: Mars opens forum for residents’ voices
It’s a concept reporters have seen play out for decades from behind their pen and paper.
10/8/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Future farmers have ample support system
This weekend, The Butler Eagle introduced readers to a local couple who not only sees the future of farming in Butler County but take it upon themselves to actively mentor the next generation.
10/7/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Check out new voting machines before election
While the 2019 election is still a month away, this coming week will include an important deadline and the opportunity for a great learning experience.
10/4/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Tales of survival, hope during breast cancer awareness month
October is breast cancer awareness month.