Skate park meeting held
ZELIENOPLE — A group working to raise money for a memorial skate park made it clear Tuesday that the users of the park will hold an important role in the design process.
Heroes for Autism fishing tourney set
ZELIENOPLE — Parents in Toto Autism Resource Center will hold Reel It In For Toto, the sixth annual Heroes for Autism Benefit and Fishing Tournament, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 4.
Community chest sets fundraising goal at $45K
ZELIENOPLE — Last year, the Connoquenessing Valley Community Chest set its annual fundraising goal at $40,000. By the end of the campaign, it collected about $61,000 — a record for the organization.
Miniature train rides offered in Mars
MARS — The Mars History and Landmark Society will offer rides in October on the Mars Shortline Railroad. The small-scale train is at the society’s restored B&O Train Station, 1 Brickyard Road.
11 bridges to be replaced
Nearly a dozen state bridges in Butler County will be replaced as part of an initiative by the state Department of Transportation.
Fire fund continues to grow
CRANBERRY TWP — Donations continue to be made to the Cranberry Township Community Chest’s 2015 Project of the Year.
Expert discusses credit reports
WEXFORD — The mysterious world of the credit report was the theme of a seminar Wednesday sponsored by the Pittsburgh North Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Cell zoning update
CRANBERRY TWP — A telecommunications company wants to install new cellular antennas in Cranberry, but the township supervisors are updating a zoning ordinance to make sure the process is done correctly.
PPG opens regional HQ
CRANBERRY TWP — PPG Industries on Thursday opened its new regional headquarters for its architectural coatings business at a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Gov. Tom Corbett.
New medical center to open in Wexford
WEXFORD, Allegheny County — Officials with the Allegheny Health Network and Highmark Health want to change the way patients access health care, and a new facility a few miles south of Cranberry Township will help do that.