Tuesday Aug 19
Washington drivers to see paving, closures in Route 19 corridor
Work on the Locust-Highland-Ridge project is continuing with the Locust Avenue connection beginning to take shape Tuesday.
Tuesday Aug 19
Informational pickets planned at Sherwood Oaks
Informational pickets were planned Tuesday afternoon at a UPMC long-term care facility in Butler County, where unionized workers have been working without a contract since July 31. The Service Employees International Union represents about 150 housekeepers, nurse assistants and other hourly workers at Sherwood Oaks in Cranberry Township, an SEIU ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Concordia Lutheran Ministries buys the Cedars
A Butler County long-term care provider continues to expand through acquisition, this time in Pittsburgh's eastern suburbs.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Man who jumped from bridge left truck on span
His body was found under the bridge near the Butler-Freeport Community Trail, said Sgt.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Centre Daily Times
Pennsylvania's veterans affairs committee meets in Boalsburg
In continuing with the theme of military and veterans care, the state's Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee met at the Pennsylvania Military Museum on Tuesday to hear about programs and services offered to commonwealth veterans and their families.
Houlihan's closes Plymouth Meeting location
The Houlihan's Restaurant and Bar at 601 W. Germantown Pike in Plymouth Meeting, Pa.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Erie Times News
Route 98 bridge construction to begin by fall
Demolition and reconstruction of the Route 98 bridge over Interstate 90 in Fairview Township is now scheduled to begin in mid-September.
Man killed in Connoquenessing crash
A Butler County man died in a crash on Route 68 in Connoquenessing Friday night.
Statewide initiative aims to preserve farmland in Pennsylvania
Before Bill Iams began raising beef cattle and planting acres of hay on a farm in southern Washington County, five generations worked the soil and raised livestock there.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Pa. man accused of ending violent domestic dispute by duct-taping live-in girlfriend
Gary Tichansky, 29, allegedly duct-taped his live-in girlfriend's arms to her body so she couldn't leave their apartment following a domestic dispute.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Succop Conservancy gets new name
The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania renamed the property to better reflect Audubon's connection to nature and the property's long standing openness to the public, the society announced Thursday.
Police: Couple in murder-suicide were divorcing
Police say a woman who had been living in Cranberry Township, apart from her husband, was shot several times at the couple's home.
The Citizens' Voice
Olszewski: Lawsuit claims 'malicious attack'
Former Luzerne County Judge Peter Paul Olszewski Jr. has responded to references made about him in a civil racketeering lawsuit filed against former area attorney Robert Powell.
2 dead in possible murder-suicide in Jackson Township
State police in Butler are investigating the deaths of Dana Miller, 47, and Jeffrey Miller, 52, at a home on Evans Road.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Police: Man duct-taped girlfriend after argument
A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges that he attacked his live-in girlfriend and duct-taped her arms so she couldn't leave their home after an argument.