PennDOT has 2 new Rt. 228 options
MIDDLESEX TWP — The state highway department has come up with two alternative routes to eliminate a dangerous road curve on Route 228, and will form a committee to help it decide the best path for the road realignment.
Careful driving urged around road crews
BRADY TWP — Officials with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation are thankful no one was working last month when a box truck crashed into a contractor’s trailer at the Route 8 bridge replacement project.
BUTLER — The Butler Freeport Community Trail Council will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7 p.m. Tuesday to mark the completion of a new bridge over Coal Run.
Church readies for annual flea market
Cranberry starts long-range plan review
CRANBERRY TWP — Township officials will begin examining a wide range of community-related issues Tuesday when efforts to review and update the township’s long-range comprehensive plan start with a public forum.
The following students have graduated from their college or university:
Fortune Fertility & Acupuncture Center
Fortune Fertility & Acupuncture Center is the first and only Traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture clinic in the Pittsburgh area that is entirely dedicated to treating male and female infertility and reproductive health.
Missing hiker found safe
SLIPPERY ROCK TWP, Lawrence County — A 19-year-old man who was reported missing Wednesday by his family at McConnells Mill State Park was found safe later that evening.
O’Malley’s firing appeal postponed
PITTSBURGH — The appeal hearing for the former executive director of the county housing authority has been postponed due to the anticipated length of the session.
Zoo intern shares love of animals
PITTSBURGH — It's not like future veterinarian Lauren Schaper's Adams Township home was filled with furry and feathered creatures as she grew up.
On lookout for abuse of elderly
BUTLER TWP — Butler County’s Elder Abuse Task Force has strides to make but it is turning around a tide of neglect regarding exploitation of senior citizens, officials said Wednesday.
Preston Park a labor of love
BUTLER TWP — It’s a rain-drenched Monday but cars still fill the parking lot of Preston Park, and at this point, said Tony Stagno, he shouldn’t be surprised.
Rejected VA bid protest claims government bias
CENTER TWP — A rejected bid protest claims the government was biased in awarding the contract for the proposed VA Butler Healthcare center due to “bad acts” made by the project’s previous developer.