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Mars coach Robert Utz remembered for commitment, finding joy in the mundane
When Corey Utz remembers his father, who died Tuesday, April 16, he describes a life punctuated by little moments. J. Robert Utz, of Mars, who was a middle scho...
Jackson Township to hold public hearing on stormwater authority
JACKSON TWP — Another municipality is moving forward with forming a joint authority to help prevent and mitigate flooding in the area. On Thursday, April 18 the...
Demand high for Pa.’s new $10,000 stipend for student teachers
College students must commit to teaching in the state for 3 years
Asservo Project gives Cranberry Township presentation on human trafficking
CRANBERRY TWP — Today, through human trafficking, 5.4 out of every 1,000 people in the world are victims of slavery, and no corner of the world is left untouche...
BC3 votes again to reject support staff wage increases
Third-party report recommended raises
Mars coach Robert Utz remembered for commitment, finding joy in the mundane
Mars coach Robert Utz ...
Jackson Township to hold public hearing on stormwater authority
Jackson Township to ho...
Demand high for Pa.’s new $10,000 stipend for student teachers
Demand high for Pa.’s ...
Asservo Project gives Cranberry Township presentation on human trafficking
Asservo Project gives ...
BC3 votes again to reject support staff wage increases
BC3 votes again to rej...
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Any training that helps people fighting in the battle against opioid addiction is beneficial and helps bring attention to the problem, local officials said. Numerous free...
April 19, 2024 Special Sections
Jewish communities, Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh targeted in “hoax threats,” according to Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh security director
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As of this week, Middlesex Township has opened up the pavilion at its community park, located on Browns Hill Road, to rental from the public. The pavilion will be availab...
April 19, 2024 Community
A Freeport couple didn’t know what was making their 6-year-old son ill last week until marijuana was found in his system by the emergency department of UPMC Children's Ho...
April 18, 2024 Local News
Butler County dispatch received 35 calls about downed trees or power lines from around 7 p.m. to a little after 10 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17. The damage prompted road c...
April 18, 2024 Local News
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Cranberry Township will celebrate Earth Week with special events and educational programs starting on Monday, April 22. “Everyone is invited to help celebrate our environ...
April 18, 2024 Local News
The Harlem Wizards, a show basketball group based in New Jersey, visited Haine Elementary School during a school assembly on Wednesday, April 17, demonstrating basketball...
April 18, 2024 Education
The Butler County Drug Task Force charged three Butler residents with drug possession offenses Wednesday, April 17, after serving a search warrant Tuesday with members of...
April 18, 2024 Crime & Courts
Passover is holiday for Jewish people to celebrate their freedom, reflect on the religion and celebrate their heritage and history, but the Pennsylvania primary election ...
April 18, 2024 Local News
PENN TWP — The county Airport Authority opened four bids Wednesday, April 17 ranging from over $500,000 to more than $1 million for replacing a paved apron where airplane...
April 18, 2024 Government
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Sports
JACKSON TWP — After losing to Section 2-3A heavyweights Shaler and North Allegheny last we...
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April 15, 2024
Former teammate, Cranberry Township Supervisor Skorupan recalls good and bad
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BUFFALO TWP — The township supervisors on Wednesday evening, April 10, approved a conditio...
April 11, 2024
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April 13, 2024
Mars Area High School senior Lauren Karg was recently selected to receive a FedEx Ground P...
April 13, 2024
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April 13, 2024
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April 13, 2024
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Special Sections
Taking care of a car is no different than taking care of a body. Like going to the doctor for a checkup, cars need maintenance to stay healthy. Alex S...
April 16, 2024 Local News
CONNOQUENESSING TWP ­— David Carr spends a lot of time in his garage tinkering with his restored classic cars. That’s all right with his wife, Linda, ...
April 16, 2024 Local News
Bill Raabe, of Connoquenessing Township, is a self-described “Ford guy,” which he attributes to his late grandfather, Francis Raabe, who owned a 1932 ...
April 16, 2024 Special Sections
As the cold air leaves and warm temperatures signal the arrival of summer, road trip season is officially upon us. According to the United States Depa...
April 16, 2024 Special Sections
Since last March, Narcan, a nasal spray variant of naloxone has been made available over the counter, a federal move that has since widened accessibil...
April 10, 2024 Special Sections
Digital Divide
HARRISBURG — In the coming years, Pennsylvania will receive more than $1 billion in federal funding to bring high-speed internet access to everyone in...
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The Pennsylvania Broadband Development Authority is asking for the public’s opinion until Friday, March 10 on two potential action plans for wider int...
February 27, 2023 Local News
CRANBERRY TWP — Pennsylvania is set to get a piece of $42.5 billion in federal money to help expand broadband internet access to underserved areas. On...
February 17, 2023 Business
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