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Read the latest news from today along with all of the articles published yesterday to the website in preparation for the current print edition of the Butler Eagle.
Local News
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
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
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
ELLABELL, Ga. — South Korean automotive giant Hyundai Motor Group on Friday confirmed plans to build a multi-billion-dollar electric vehicle assembly and battery plant in...
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 kickstart a capital camp...
May 21, 2022 Business 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
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
CRANBERRY TWP — Leashed dogs will soon be allowed to enjoy some areas in Community Park following the success of a pilot program in North Boundary Park. Beginning June 1,...
May 21, 2022 Local News 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 Castle Road, Butler. A v...
May 21, 2022 Business 0 Comments
An Adams Township woman has helped shape wood, metal and plaster with ink on paper. “Even though we’re on the computer a lot, we still print designs out,” said Marlene ...
May 21, 2022 Business 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
NEW YORK — Wall Street rumbled to the edge of a bear market Friday after another drop for stocks briefly sent the S&P 500 more than 20% below its peak set early this year...
May 21, 2022 Business 0 Comments
BUTLER — Butler Downtown hosted the first Foodie Friday of the summer at the 205 North Main Street parking lot, where hundreds of people gathered for the occasion. Food ...
May 20, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
CRANBERRY — One person was transported by helicopter from the scene of a crash involving a motorcycle and a vehicle Friday evening. The crash occurred around 5:30 p.m. a...
May 20, 2022 Local News 0 Comments
Other News
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s payrolls and workforce grew in April as the state's unemployment rate sank to a post-pandemic low, according to new state figures released Fri...
May 21, 2022 Pennsylvania News 0 Comments
HARRISBURG — Locked in a near tie Friday, celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz and former hedge fund CEO David McCormick began staffing up their campaigns with recount s...
May 21, 2022 Pennsylvania News 0 Comments
John Lesko, on Pennsylvania's death row for the "Kill for Thrill" murders 42 years ago, won't get a new trial or a new sentencing hearing. The 3rd U.S. Circuit of Appeals...
May 21, 2022 Pennsylvania News 0 Comments
NEW DELHI — A retired Indian couple is suing their son and daughter-in-law, demanding that they produce a grandchild within a year or pay them 50 million rupees ($675,000...
May 21, 2022 International News 0 Comments
Sports
JACKSON, WYO. — Talk about going out on top. Wes Roberts is doing exactly that when it comes to the golf profession. The 2006 Seneca Valley graduate was recently named Ro...
May 21, 2022 Professional 0 Comments
La Roche hoop camp PITTSBURGH — La Roche Basketball “Game On” Camps, led by La Roche University basketball coaches, will run over three different weeks. The camps ar...
May 21, 2022 Sports Notices 0 Comments
BUTLER TWP — Troy Loughry, a Butler County Community College golfer and winner of the Western Pennsylvania Collegiate Conference men’s title last fall, and his teammates...
May 21, 2022 College 0 Comments
Armstrong Comfort Solutions Ladies League May 19 Standings: Payne’s Pipes, Plumber’s Helpers, Daly’s Drops, Phil’s Flappers, Tiger’s Technicians, Hale’s Hea...
May 21, 2022 Amateur 0 Comments
CLEVELAND (AP) — Deshaun Watson's week included meeting with NFL investigators and golf in the Bahamas with his new Browns teammates. Next week he'll be back on the field...
May 21, 2022 Professional 0 Comments
Brown, Schoeffel team yet again WASHINGTON, Pa. — For the third consecutive day, driver Brady Brown of Slippery Rock and trainer Steve Schoeffel of Evans City have teamed...
May 21, 2022 Sports Brief 0 Comments
BALTIMORE — In a sport where the slightest misstep can erase million-dollar dreams, predictability is good. Better, sometimes, than brilliant speed. Two-time Preakness-wi...
May 21, 2022 Professional 0 Comments
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The wind finally relented Friday in the PGA Championship. Will Zalatoris never did. From the fairway or the rough, Zalatoris kept hitting the golf bal...
May 21, 2022 Professional 0 Comments
Professional boxing is radically different these days. When I was a kid and young adult, certain fights were so anticipated and became legendary. Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Fra...
May 21, 2022 Amateur 0 Comments
Following are the Butler County-area athletes who earned a medal at the District 9 Class 2A track and field championship meet, held Friday at Brookville High School. The ...
May 21, 2022 High School 0 Comments
Goaltender named MVP of German league playoffs
May 21, 2022 Professional 0 Comments
May 21, 2022 High School 0 Comments
BROOKVILLE - Baylee Blauser was determined to reverse her fortunes at the District 9 Class 2A track and field championship meet. Did she ever. A year ago, Blauser was fav...
May 21, 2022 High School 0 Comments
What two players share the career record for most game-winning goals in the Stanley Cup playoffs? Friday’s question: Who was the first player in major league hist...
May 21, 2022 Trivia 0 Comments
My last column examined springtime crappies, and the challenge they present in locating them during the rapidly changing conditions of this season. Interestingly, walleye...
May 21, 2022 Outdoor 0 Comments
Editorial
Through a collaboration with the U.S. Postal Service, the Butler County Bureau of Elections was able to collect and count roughly 200 ballots that otherwise likely wouldn...
May 21, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
The character of a person should be measured by their strengths and not their weaknesses. By their heart and not their habits. Walk a mile in someone’s shoes, experience ...
May 21, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
In March, a Boeing 737-800 cruising straight and level on a routine domestic flight suddenly nose-dived into a hillside, killing all 132 aboard. A full report on the caus...
May 21, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
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The man accused of killing 10 African Americans at a Buffalo, N.Y., supermarket was virulently antisemitic as well as a racist. Indeed, he blamed Jews for the so-called “...
May 21, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
May 21, 2022 Editorial 0 Comments
Community
It’s not just the body, but the spirit and soul of veterans that need tending, according to Karen Dunn, the health promotion & disease prevention program manager, as well...
May 21, 2022 Community 0 Comments
Looking for a really, juicy burger for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend or for anytime you want a burger. Try this one. Mushrooms add an earthy flavor to lean ground bee...
May 21, 2022 Recipes 0 Comments
Announcements
In loving memory of our beloved son, brother and uncle, Sgt. Carl J. Morgain. May 22, 2005 KIA - Iraq He can't come home, he's gone on home He fell on foreign sod; He hea...
May 21, 2022 In Memoriams 0 Comments
In loving memory of our beloved Russell J. Bellis. May 21, 1938 - October 25, 2017 A limb has fallen from the family tree, That says please don't grieve for me. Remember ...
May 21, 2022 In Memoriams 0 Comments
In loving memory of Sgt. Carl J. Morgain KIA MAY 22, 2005 KHADASIA, IRAQ Carl, You had a heart of gold. One of the best to behold. You were generous, loving and kind. Th...
May 21, 2022 In Memoriams 0 Comments
In loving memory of Robert Peters on his 81st birthday, May 22. This year of “Firsts” has been so hard. Today, on your birthday, there will be no card, No presents, no ca...
May 21, 2022 In Memoriams 0 Comments
In loving memory of our brother, David Keith Hall, who passed away 32 years ago, May 31, 1990. Loved and sadly missed by, Barb, Ron, Bev, Elaine and Families ...
May 21, 2022 In Memoriams 0 Comments
In loving memory of our beloved Danny J. Schnitzki who passed away six years ago on May 21, 2016. I thought of you today, but that is nothing new. I thought about you yes...
May 21, 2022 In Memoriams 0 Comments
In loving memory of our father, Lester R. Hall, who passed away 15 years ago, May 21, 2007. Loved and sadly missed by, Barb, Ron, Bev, Elaine and Families ...
May 21, 2022 In Memoriams 0 Comments
JACKSON TWP — A donation from the Cranberry Sunrise Rotary Club is helping Seneca Valley High School seniors dress for success as they presented their graduation project,...
May 21, 2022 Milestones 0 Comments
Ron “Punkin” and Lucille “Jeanne” Kummer will celebrate 60 years of marriage with a family dinner Sunday, May 22 at the Butler Elks lodge. Kummer married the former Lucil...
May 21, 2022 Anniversaries 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
Other
May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you a spirit of unity among yourselves as you follow Christ Jesus, so that with one heart and mouth you may glorify...
May 21, 2022 Verse of the Day 0 Comments
Home is that warm feeling you get when you walk through the door and everyone ignores you. ...
May 21, 2022 Chuckle of the Day 0 Comments
May 21, 2022 Daily Photo Gallery 0 Comments