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November 26, 2022 - 02:54 pm
Breaking News
November 26, 2022 - 02:54 pm

Unionville Rd house fire a substantial loss

A Unionville Road residence experienced significant structure damage as a result of a fire Saturday afternoon. Crews responded to the scene of an active structure fire at 752 Unionville Road around 1 p.m., after dispatchers said smoke was seen by the homeowner in the residence. The homeowner was told to evacuate, and was the only one in...
Community kicks off Christmas in Saxonburg
SAXONBURG — The Kugel and Watts families had their folding chairs set up by the curb of Main Street at around 5:30 p.m. Friday. While the annual Saxonburg Holid...
Volunteers at North Catholic spend Black Friday serving others
CRANBERRY TWP — Instead of getting up early on Friday to hit the stores and score deep discounts on material items, 300 faithful Christians joined Bishop David ...
Anabel Brunermer, force behind creation of county 911 system, dies
A figure whose lifesaving leadership was the driving force behind the creation of the county’s emergency communications system died Monday. Anabel Brunermer wa...
Black Friday shopping lacks long line
The long lines out the door in the early morning of Black Friday might be a thing of the past due to online shopping and the crunch of inflation, according to l...
Community Thanksgiving giveaway helpful, gratifying
They cleaned the turkeys Monday, they prepared the rest of the food Tuesday and they started cooking Wednesday. By Thursday, the volunteer staff of about 180 pe...
Community kicks off Christmas in Saxonburg
Community kicks off Ch...
Volunteers at North Catholic spend Black Friday serving others
Volunteers at North Ca...
Anabel Brunermer, force behind creation of county 911 system, dies
Anabel Brunermer, forc...
Black Friday shopping lacks long line
Black Friday shopping ...
Community Thanksgiving giveaway helpful, gratifying
Community Thanksgiving...
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ZELIENOPLE — A World War II veteran will celebrate his 100th birthday Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Passavant Retirement Community. Over seven decades have passed since Andrew...
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Six petitions from county voters seeking a court-ordered recount of the votes cast in Nov. 8 state and federal election races have been dismissed. All of the petitions co...
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Grove City College had a total of $1.96 million raised during its pre-Thanksgiving fundraising marathon called “The Wolverine Challenge.” The initiative has been running...
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The following items have been collected from various police departments and district courts: Butler Twp Nov. 18 — Michael Formica, 53, of Butler and Julie Bryson, 56, of...
November 26, 2022 Crime & Courts
About 1 million lights stretching about a mile-and-a-half long dance every night to Christmas carols at Cooper’s Lake Campground. The lights are synchronized to Christmas...
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Jacie Jacobs, 11, has always liked to write fanciful stories, even as a very young child. Now, all that experience has paid off. Jacie, a sixth-grader at Knoch Middle Sch...
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FORWARD TWP — Almost half the township’s expenses will go toward public works, but leaders project a balanced budget for the 2023 fiscal year, township manager Tom Hartwi...
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Senior centers at Butler, Chicora, Cranberry Township, Evans City, Mars, Slippery Rock, Mo...
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Orchard Hill Church, 120 Walker Ave. in Butler, is partnering with the Greater Pittsburgh ...
November 23, 2022
SAXONBURG — Chess aficionado Oliver Seimer, 13, of Saxonburg, loves to play the game but ...
November 23, 2022
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Sports
Butler right-hander hopes to crack Penguins’ pitching rotation
 
INDIANAPOLIS — Jeff Saturday knows the score. The Indianapolis Colts have lost seven strai...
November 26, 2022
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Nashville Predators postponed home games scheduled for Friday and S...
November 26, 2022
BUFFALO TWP — Standing in his high school’s lobby, Freeport’s Ben Lane cradled a trophy, t...
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AL KHOR, Qatar — Respect achieved. Wins await. American players wanted more than a 0-0 dra...
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Editorial
But work to improve the technology must persist Artificial intelligence has become a disruptive force in society. Terms such as machine learning, deep...
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Dear Santa (Vernon Foertsch), This is not a Christmas list. It is a heartfelt thank you letter. Thank you for being our Santa Claus of Saxonburg. You ...
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It’s become a news story that is all too common recently. The Harmony Fire District last week asked residents for help with a staffing shortage. Fire...
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There is a long tradition of authoritarian states using soccer’s World Cup to distract attention — domestic and foreign alike — from their tyranny. Th...
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November 25, 2022 Business
Small Business Saturday is a way to give back to the local markets heading in to the holiday season, which is always held the Saturday following Thank...
November 25, 2022 Business
Arts & Entertainment
What you see in the Butler sky is not always reality. There are many illusions up there. Whenever you gaze upon the starry sky, you do not see the stars in real-time. Y...
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Is Searcher Clade the most millennial dad in all of animated moviedom? He has that telltale hipster beard. A sensitive voice sorta like Jake Gyllenhaal. And he feeds his ...
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Wilko Johnson, an English rock guitarist who played for the band Dr. Feelgood and influenced a generation of rockers, died this week at 75. Johnson died at his home in En...
November 25, 2022 Arts & Entertainment
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Progress
To view the Butler Eagle’s PDF version of Progress, click here. ...
 
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