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Most county school districts return to charging for lunch
Families still can apply for free, reduced-price meals Grabbing a bite to eat at school will get a little more complicated for families starting this year. Ove...
State oversight let county’s uncounted primary ballots go unchallenged
The Pennsylvania Department of State certified Butler County’s 2022 primary election results after the county sent notice that it wasn’t going to count undated ...
Paving postponed following SR flood
SLIPPERY ROCK — Road improvement projects are being postponed in the borough due to flooding that occurred as a result of heavy rain Friday night. The state of ...
Hepler family takes 2nd in state bowling tournament
BUTLER TWP — Family fun became financial gain. Such was the experience of the Hepler family joining forces for the team portion of the 82nd annual Pennsylvania ...
Renfew man accused of stealing car and prompting police pursuit
EVANS CITY — A chase involving multiple state troopers Tuesday morning ended at the intersection of Myoma and Peters roads in Adams Township with an arrest and ...
Most county school districts return to charging for lunch
Most county school dis...
State oversight let county’s uncounted primary ballots go unchallenged
State oversight let co...
Paving postponed following SR flood
Paving postponed follo...
Hepler family takes 2nd in state bowling tournament
Hepler family takes 2n...
Renfew man accused of stealing car and prompting police pursuit
Renfew man accused of ...
The Latest
Butler Township Volunteer Fire District and Butler Township police responded to a two-vehicle crash at around 3 p.m. Tuesday on Delwood Road that sent a woman and a child...
August 10, 2022 Local News
At the end of last school year, the Golden Tornado Scholastic Foundation sent qualifying elementary school children home with a final backpack full of food supplies and i...
August 10, 2022 Local News
JACKSON TWP — The agreement creating the name AHN Seneca Valley is officially in place, although the school district and health care company have a collaborative relation...
August 10, 2022 Education
EVANS CITY — A mother and father pleaded for the court to compel their son to seek psychiatric help as he appeared Tuesday for a preliminary hearing. “Normally, he’s the ...
August 10, 2022 Crime & Courts
BUTLER TWP — Customers will continue to wonder who their sewer service provider will be in the future. The Butler Area Sewer Authority board members at their Tuesday meet...
August 10, 2022
ADAMS TWP. — Crews are responding to a diesel fuel leak in Breakneck Creek near Hutchman Road and Clay Avenue. “As of now, we have a diesel leak in the creek, and we are...
August 09, 2022 Breaking News
News
PENN TWP — The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 857 will hold a Fly-in Drive-in Breakfast and Young Eagles Rally event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at he Pittsbu...
August 10, 2022 Local News
The New Beginnings Free Methodist Church, 416 Center Ave., will have a free clothing giveaway from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 20. For more information, call Sally Perkins at 724...
August 10, 2022 Local News
The Zelienople Public Library will hold “A Pirate’s Night for Me” from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Zelienople Community Park, Shelter 3. The event is for people ages 13 and...
August 10, 2022 Local News
SLIPPERY ROCK — Glen Brunken, 5, is a record breaker. You wouldn’t know it to look at him, but then you can’t judge a book by its cover, which is a particularly appropria...
August 10, 2022 Special Sections
Butler County Community College’s three new programs this fall are within its Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics division and include two intended to lead t...
August 10, 2022 Education
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Community
SLIPPERY ROCK — Tyler Anderson is certainly "dialed" in to his summer internship this year...
Today's Verse
Chuckle of the Day
 
Skywatchers will have two programs at Moraine State Park this week to take in a celestial ...
August 06, 2022
Andrea Altieri had to drastically cut down the “butterfly fern“ that had been growing outs...
August 06, 2022
CRANBERRY TWP — When Jack Cullers was a young boy, he often watched his father reading tal...
August 05, 2022
The Cranberry Women’s Club invites women from Cranberry Township and surrounding areas to ...
August 05, 2022
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Sports
1 of Eagle Amateur’s original founders returns to play in event
 
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phillies slugger Bryce Harper will continue as the team’s designated h...
August 10, 2022
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill Richardson, the former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and a ...
August 10, 2022
Former Seahawks star Marshawn Lynch has been arrested in Las Vegas on suspicion of driving...
August 10, 2022
LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Alex Highsmith wants to make an...
August 10, 2022
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Editorial
August 10, 2022 Cartoons
With so much attention fixed on soaring prices for gasoline and groceries, one can almost overlook the fact that we’re also enduring an affordable hou...
August 10, 2022 Other Voices
Marc Fogel isn’t a household name. Before the Butler native was detained in Russia for possession of medical marijuana that he used to treat his sever...
August 10, 2022 Our Opinion
If there’s one thing the impending back-to-school season makes clear, it’s that the cost of higher education in the U.S. is nerve-racking. The average...
August 10, 2022 Other Voices
It’s time to give President Joe Biden credit for achieving something no one predicted: bipartisanship in foreign policy. The Senate on Wednesday deliv...
August 10, 2022 Other Voices
Business
NEW YORK — Chipotle Mexican Grill will pay $20 million to current and former workers at its New York City restaurants for violating city labor laws, M...
August 10, 2022 Business
WASHINGTON — Americans may finally be catching a break from relentlessly surging prices — if just a slight one — even as inflation is expected to rema...
August 10, 2022 Business
Karen Raschke, a retired attorney in New York, started getting her groceries delivered early in the pandemic. Each delivery cost $30 in fees and tips,...
August 09, 2022 National News
NEW YORK — Amazon on Friday announced it has agreed to acquire the vacuum cleaner maker iRobot for approximately $1.7 billion, scooping up another com...
August 08, 2022 Business
NEW YORK — When camp counselor Allie Tarantino was flipping through a magazine years ago, he came upon a familiar name: Mark Zuckerberg. He rifled thr...
August 06, 2022 Business
Arts & Entertainment
NEW YORK — Lamont Dozier, the middle name of the celebrated Holland-Dozier-Holland team that wrote and produced “You Can’t Hurry Love,” “Heat Wave” and dozens of other hi...
August 10, 2022 Arts & Entertainment
Copyright infringement suit lands in court 50 years after his death
August 10, 2022 Arts & Entertainment
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Picture it: A vacant Beverly Hills bistro has been transformed into the set of a 1980s sitcom about four women living in Miami — but it's also a w...
August 09, 2022 Arts & Entertainment
CHESAPEAKE CITY, Md. — A Maryland auction house has sold a wristwatch that once belonged to Adolf Hitler for $1.1 million. Alexander Historical Auctions in Chesapeake Cit...
August 09, 2022 Arts & Entertainment
A Southern California community is rallying around the woman whose home caught fire after being struck by actress Anne Heche’s car last week. Neighbors have raised more t...
August 09, 2022 People
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