Trump can remind people he is a titan of business
In the first bit of reasonable talk we’ve heard from this administration when it comes to the nation’s erstwhile “War on Drugs,” the White House confirmed Wednesday that...
4/19/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Full-day kindergarten is within Butler schools’ grasp
Butler schools Superintendent Brian White this week proposed a switch to full-day kindergarten for the 2018-19 school year.
4/18/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
How China stole thousands of jobs from Butler County
Monday's Wall Street Journal had an opinion piece by the director of the White House National Trade Council, Peter Navarro. His essay included an indirect reference to Butler County.
4/17/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Brush fire season arrives in Butler County: be safe
If the last 72 hours are any indication, people across Butler County need to be reminded that warm, dry and windy conditions mean that extra caution is called for when setting and tending outdoor...
4/16/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Was defendant a safety risk or was bond just excessive?
Something in this case about the defendant’s risk element does not add up.
4/14/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Facebook hearings inspire no consumer confidence
After 10 hours of hearings over two days, Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal is likely set to leave the public consciousness.
4/13/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Alabama punter’s gesture caught Trump by surprise
It’s common knowledge among football players of a certain age or proficiency level: you can rely on the placekicker or punter to do something outlandish.
4/12/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
School security, secrecy don’t go hand-in-hand
“Is it secret? Is it safe?”
4/11/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Mango attack ads promise to spice up bland campaign
Paul Mango has upset the status quo as well as his opponent, state Sen. Scott Wagner, in their campaign for the Republican nomination for Pennsylvania governor in the May 15 primary.
4/10/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Maintenance code should be a harness, not a noose
What do historic Harmony and San Juan, Puerto Rico have in common?