Butler County Newswire

Butler County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Butler County, PA.

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  1. Donegal Twp man accused of killing wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Butler Eagle

    ... me at 405 E. Slippery Rock Road, according to investigators. Joshua Crawford is being held without bail at the Butler County Prison. He is charged with was homicide and aggravated assault.

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  2. 1 killed when car goes over embankment in Cranberry TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | WPXI

    ... hic area. CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A man was killed Friday after his car went over a hillside early Friday in Butler County.

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  3. Lifesteps Free Child Development ScreeningRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 1 | Butler Eagle

    Location: Lifesteps Butler County Program Center - 383 New Castle Road, Butler, PA - Pennsylvania Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM Lifesteps is offering a FREE Child Check screening service for all children from birth to five years of age. The screening looks at the child's development in the areas of talking, playing, seeing, hearing, moving and thinking.

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  4. Area jobless rates little changed in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | O-R Online

    ... Beaver, Butler, Fayette and Westmoreland counties and the city of Pittsburgh. Within the Pittsburgh MSA, Butler County had the lowest rate at 5.5 percent, while Fayette County held the highest rate of the seven counties at 8.4 percent. The ...

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  5. 1 killed in multi-vehicle crash on Route 8 in Butler County; road closed for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | WPXI

    ... Wednesday morning in a multi-vehicle accident involving a tractor-trailer that crashed over a hillside in Butler County. The accident was reported about 8 a.m. along Route 8 in Middlesex Township. Route 8 near Cruikshank Road remained closed as of ...

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  6. Pittsburgh unemployment rate stable at 6 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Business Journal

    ... grew by 3,200 but construction work dried up at the end of the season with 1,100 fewer jobs in that sector. Butler County had the lowest unemployment rate in the metro at 5.5 percent while Fayette County had the highest, 8.4 percent. There's ...

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  7. Fiscal Court: Budgets, Litter Abatement, and Ambulance BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Bbech tree news

    The Butler County Fiscal Court met on Monday night at the Butler County Courthouse. Isabella Embry led the Pledge of Allegiance to open the meeting.

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  8. Lifesteps Alzheimer's Support Group MeetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Butler Eagle

    Location: Lifesteps Butler County Program Center - 383 New Castle Road, Butler, PA - Pennsylvania Time: 3:30PM-5:00PM Lifesteps' Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group is a free service open to the community that meets monthly to assist families as they handle the challenges of caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's. The group provides opportunities for socialization, education, and information-sharing.

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  9. One person killed, two others injured in Rt. 8 crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Butler Eagle

    ... all five lanes immediately after the crash. Assisting were Penn Township police, Adam Township police the Butler County sheriff and volunteer firefighters from Middlesex, Penn and Saxonburg. The road was wet from the steady rain but police said it ...

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  10. FBI probes Pa. business owner accused of sexually assaulting teen boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | PennLive.com

    ... victims as it can. The Butler Eagle newspaper reports that suspect James M. Leroy, 54, of Penn Township, Butler County, Pa., has been indicted by a federal grand for allegedly twice traveling out of state with minors to engage in illicit sexual ...

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  11. Bridgeville auto garage starts interactive workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | The Almanac

    ... installments of the class were filled to capacity, with students attending from as far away as Evans City in Butler County. “We've only done advertising by social media and word-of-mouth,” Robin said. “We're not doing large ...

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  12. Lifesteps Free Child Development ScreeningRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Butler Eagle

    Location: Lifesteps Butler County Program Center - 383 New Castle Road, Butler, PA - Pennsylvania Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM Lifesteps is offering a FREE Child Check screening service for all children from birth to five years of age. The screening looks at the child's development in the areas of talking, playing, seeing, hearing, moving and thinking.

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  13. Pa. man shoots himself while riding ATVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | PennLive.com

    ... Semuskie fired the gun and shot himself in the right thigh while riding the ATV vehicle in Concord Township, Butler County, the newspaper reports. Pennsylvania State Police investigated the incident and declined to file criminal charges "due to the ...

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  14. Group gifts woman computerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Butler Eagle

    She explains that the charm - gifted to her by her father - is a token to a Biblical parable that teaches, "we can move mountains .... The Butler woman didn't need to look far to prove her point, as she spoke Monday during a presentation in which she was the woman of honor. The Butler County branch of the non-profit organization Twilight Wish gifted Rapp a computer, corresponding equiptment and a desk so that the wheel-chair bound grandma may keep touch with the world from the comfort of her apartment.

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  15. Green Beret from Butler County dies in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | WPMT-TV York

    Governor Tom Wolf has ordered all United States and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania flags on the Capitol Complex and at all commonwealth facilities in Butler County to fly at half-staff to honor Sgt. 1st Class Ryan A. Gloyer.

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  16. Butler County celebrates adoption dayRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 17 | Butler Eagle

    The tiara-wearing toddler was one of 28 children who took part in Adoption Day at the Butler County Courthouse. The group ceremony is a tradition started by Judge Kelley Streib, who said there was nothing like this in the county when she adopted her two daughters in 1999 and 2004.

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  17. Chemistry Majors Present ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Westminster College

    Nine Westminster College chemistry and biochemistry majors presented the results of a service-learning project during a meeting of the Slippery Rock Watershed Coalition on Oct. 13, at the Jennings Environmental Education Cente r. The students worked with SRWC at the McIntire site in Butler County to test the passive water treatment system for treating abandoned mine drainage.

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  18. Butler Co. Fiscal Court Roads, Roads, and more RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Bbech tree news

    The Butler County Fiscal Court met in regular session on Monday night at the Butler County Courthouse. All magistrates were in attendance.

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  19. State Revokes Glade Run Residential Care Facility's Operations LicenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | CBS Local

    ... live and local programming, 7-days [...] ZELIENOPLE (KDKA) - State investigators say lax oversight at a Butler County residential treatment facility for children with autism and other developmental disabilities continues to jeopardize the safety of ...

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  20. Two die in turnpike crashRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 12 | Butler Eagle

    ... of North Ridgeville Ohio, were trapped in their cars, and died at the scene. "The impact was tremendous," said Butler County Chief Deputy Coroner John Hanovick. "Both cars had tremendous damage to their driver's sides, and both drivers were ...

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