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Covid patient awaiting lung transplant overwhelmed by fundraiser turnout PROSPECT — Family and friends excitedly rallied around COVID-19 patient Stephen Miller...
Coaches aid in fiery crash rescue
Two track coaches rushed to the aid of others following a traumatic crash earlier this month in Forward Township. As EMTs and firefighters arrived at the scene ...
Flower Fest sows seeds of knowledge
Despite the heat, Alameda Park buzzed with activity Saturday as Butler County residents learned about and bought plants at the Flower and Food Fest. The Butler...
Model Ts join reenactors for cemetery walk
Figures from the past, both human and automotive, appeared under the bright sun Saturday at the North Side Cemetery, 1002 N. Main St. The Echoes From Our Past h...
Evans City Police receive memorial bench
EVANS CITY — Community leaders and residents gathered Saturday to dedicate a bench on Main Street to law enforcement officers. The bench sits at the corner of ...
Renewed hope
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Coaches aid in fiery crash rescue
Coaches aid in fiery c...
Flower Fest sows seeds of knowledge
Flower Fest sows seeds...
Model Ts join reenactors for cemetery walk
Model Ts join reenacto...
Evans City Police receive memorial bench
Evans City Police rece...
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May 23, 2022 Health 0 Comments
According to an announcement by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration some Jif peanut butter products may be contaminated and linked to a multistate salmonella outbreak. ...
May 23, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
When Franklin Township supervisors declined to provide $1,800 to the Prospect Borough/Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department last week, a business owner offered to d...
May 21, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
Harrisville Borough residents approved the granting of liquor licenses by a relatively close margin during Tuesday’s primary. When asked if they approved of the granting ...
May 21, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
Every stall at the Butler City Farmers’ Market is scheduled to be filled by vendors this summer, and some sellers are even to be set up outside the South Chestnut Street ...
May 21, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
The failing oaks near the Saxonburg Museum at Roebling Park will be removed and the foundation beneath the museum will be repaired. Saxonburg Borough Council members vote...
May 21, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
News
The following defendants were sentenced Thursday in Butler County common Peas Court. Shawn Michael Hails, 39, of Cabot, was sentenced to serve 12 to 24 months in prison f...
May 23, 2022 Crime & Courts 0 Comments
The following items were collected from various police departments and district courts: Adams Twp May 12 — Julia A. Shebek, 61, of Gibsonia, was charged with two first o...
May 23, 2022 Crime & Courts 0 Comments
The renovation of the Purple Playground at Alameda Park is nearly complete. The final phase of playground’s renovation, which has spanned the past few years, begins Mond...
May 21, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
CRANBERRY TWP — U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, R-16th, announced Thursday he submitted a request to help fund Cranberry’s largest infrastructure project using federal dollars. Kel...
May 21, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
Earlier this week, parents of Broad Street Elementary School students toured a community garden space; a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) classroom...
May 21, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
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Community
It’s not just the body, but the spirit and soul of veterans that need tending, according t...
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The second annual Butler County Bookfest is running from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and Satu...
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Emily Todd, the daughter of Glenn and Stephanie Todd of Cranberry Township, was crowned q...
May 19, 2022 0 Comments
GROVE CITY — The Grove City Area Historical Society and Museum, 111 College Ave., will hos...
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Sports
FRANKLIN TWP — Practice, Learn. Play. That’s the slogan. And for the experienced player do...
 
Butler senior Makenna Maier scored eight points, contributed two steals and two assists Sa...
May 23, 2022 0 Comments
Two fighters emerged victorious in their debuts. Two others picked up their first career w...
May 23, 2022 0 Comments
SRU graduate Diasse proud to represent Butler program
May 23, 2022 0 Comments
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Albert Pujols hit two home runs, then caught the warmup tosses when star...
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Editorial
May 23, 2022 Cartoons 0 Comments
A local business owner came to the rescue after Franklin Township supervisors denied the Prospect Borough/Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department’...
May 23, 2022 Our Opinion 0 Comments
Without adequate justification, Florida officials have made a poorly timed decision to pull out of a wide-ranging national survey measuring health and...
May 23, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
The situation in North Korea long has been worrying to those concerned about potentially capricious military actions on the part of paranoid authorita...
May 23, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
We interrupt our regularly scheduled punditry to report some breaking news. NEWSBREAK: Russia’s state TV permitted a highly decorated retired army col...
May 23, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
Business
Being in debt feels like you’re always a step behind. It doesn’t help that debt is spoken about as something that’s your fault — too much online shopp...
May 23, 2022 Business 0 Comments
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 33 cents over the past two weeks to $4.71 per gallon. Industry anal...
May 23, 2022 Business 0 Comments
ELLABELL, Ga. — South Korean automotive giant Hyundai Motor Group on Friday confirmed plans to build a multi-billion-dollar electric vehicle assembly ...
May 21, 2022 Business 0 Comments
Armco Credit Union presented Quality EMS with a $1,000 donation during EMS Week, which runs from May 15 to 21, to help the nonprofit organization kick...
May 21, 2022 Business 0 Comments
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District 10 is hosting a job fair from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the PennDOT office at 351 New Castl...
May 21, 2022 Business 0 Comments
Arts & Entertainment
Stargazing is always a lot of fun year-round, but if there's a slow time of year, this is it. The spring constellations just don't have the same razzmatazz that the winte...
May 21, 2022 Starwatch 0 Comments
Somewhere in the southwest of England is a sprawling stone estate nestled along hedge-lined lanes that you can rent, complete with wood fireplaces, low oak beams, an appl...
May 21, 2022 Reviews 0 Comments
One wedding and a funeral — and a birth. That gorgeous house, never mind the leaky roof. Some sunshine, too! More bone-dry quips from Maggie Smith. And oh, the clothes — ...
May 21, 2022 Reviews 0 Comments
LONDON — Something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue — all these elements went into the costuming of “Downton Abbey: A New Era.” While that phrase...
May 21, 2022 Arts & Entertainment 0 Comments
ATHENS, Greece — Vangelis, the Greek electronic composer who wrote the unforgettable Academy Award-winning score for the film “Chariots of Fire” and music for dozens of o...
May 20, 2022 Arts & Entertainment 0 Comments
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