Be a good neighbor: Don’t make your property a nuisance
Nuisance laws are meant to ensure homeowners and businesses engage in the upkeep of their properties so they don’t encroach on their neighbors.
10/21/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Flooding seminars offer residents chance to prepare
There’s little one can do when Mother Nature sets her sights on destruction — but being prepared in advance certainly helps.
10/18/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Community called to support skate park one last time
It assuredly wasn’t a request they wanted to make.
10/17/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
50 years and growing, Butler Catholic School focuses on future
Butler Catholic School — the oldest active consolidated school in the Diocese of Pittsburgh — celebrated its 50th anniversary last weekend.
10/16/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Raising age to 21 to buy tobacco, vaping products wise move
A bill to raise the age to buy tobacco and vaping products in Pennsylvania might not make the impact legislators hope it will, but it’s still a worthwhile venture.
10/15/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Paid family leave good insurance for all workers
Employers in every state are subject to the federal Family and Medical Leave Act, which allows eligible employees to take unpaid leave with the right to reinstatement.
10/14/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Evans City Pool project deserves better communication
Over the past several years, officials with Evans City and EDCO Park have worked to renovate the park’s pool.
10/11/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Focus on mental health should be year-round
A fair amount of attention has been rightfully paid to the opioid abuse that has plagued communities in Pennsylvania — including Butler County — and across the United States.
10/10/2019 Our Opinion 0 comments
Mr. Yuk creator still working to help children
The creator of the Mr. Yuk poisoning-prevention sticker in the 1970s, retired pediatrician Dr. Richard W. Moriarty, remains concerned about the safety and welfare of children nearly 50 years later.