IRS Scam Alert: PA Woman Receives Two Fake Refund Checks While Her E-filed Return is 'Still Pending'Zack LoveNewsBreak Contributor
The Impassioned Patriots: Unapologetically Supporting TrumpKtohri RossNewsBreak Contributor
Dozens pack first Butler zoning hearing for proposed solar farm at former Ashland Metals siteThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Former battery plant site could become solar farm near AshlandThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Cultural Significance of Hunting: A Multifaceted TraditionRancher's RidgeNewsBreak Contributor
Armstrong County woman celebrates 107th birthday
An Armstrong County woman celebrated her 107th birthday on Monday.
Traffic Delayed After Chicora Rd. Crash
Crews are on the scene of a crash this morning in Summit Township. The accident happened on Chicora Road at the top of Lick Hill, near the intersection with Linwood Drive. Dispatchers say two vehicles were involved in the crash. At least one person had to be extricated from a...
Bella Italia in Kittanning: The 3 Italian Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a guide to three exquisite Italian restaurants in Kittanning. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
How personal income has changed in Butler County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Butler County, Pennsylvania and how it compares to state and national levels.
Popular local wedding venue shuts down, leaving many couples scrambling
A popular wedding venue and golf course in Armstrong County shut down on Feb. 1, leaving many couples frantically looking for a new place to get married and potentially out thousands of dollars.
WATCH: First responders escort Armstrong County boy home after long hospital stay
KITTANNING, Pa. — The sound of the sirens grew louder as they approached. Dozens of police cars, fire trucks, and ambulances led a young boy and his family home after a lengthy hospital day. "Blown away," said Rick Schafer, describing the moment. Schafer's son, River, is the only known...
Popular Butler County restaurant most likely a total loss after fire
BUTLER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) -- A local restaurant is closed until further notice after flames tore through the building.People continued to pull into the parking lot at W. Rick's Taproom and Grill in Butler County on Monday to see the devastation left behind. Many said they're in disbelief and had to check it out for themselves.Fire ripped through the building early Sunday morning. For longtime patrons like Janet Leise, it's devastating."It made me sick to my stomach," Leise said."They've always had good food, always had good service, nice people working there and nice atmosphere so it really makes me sad...
State Police Looking For Missing Teen
State Police in Kittanning are looking for a missing teen that was last seen in Braddock. 15-year-old Londen Paris Nicole Clark is black, 5’4’, 100 pounds, has black hair, brown eyes, a slight discoloration on her left cheek. According to state police, she often wears her hair in a black cap with a butterfly print.
Potential Saxonburg apartment complex sent back to planning commission
SAXONBURG — An apartment complex development proposed for North Rebecca Street suffered a setback when council voted to send it back to the planning commission during its monthly meeting Tuesday night, Feb. 20. Hoppel Construction requested to rezone two parcels of land from Manufacturing to C-2, making it part...
Coherent Corp. CEO to retire after 20 years with the company
Coherent Corp. Chief Executive Officer Dr. Vincent "Chuck" Mattera Jr. plans to retire after 20 years with the laser and networking company. "Dr. Mattera's intention to retire does not reflect a dispute or disagreement with the company," Coherent said in a statement Tuesday. The company also reiterated its financial forecasts...
Saxonburg Police To Conduct Free Child Fingerprinting
The South Butler Community Library is inviting parents and guardians to an important event planned for later this week. The Saxonburg Police Department will be providing child fingerprinting on Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the library. When adults bring their children to the library, the police will...
Butler Twp. Recycling Program Continues Popularity
Many Butler Township residents continue to take advantage of the recycling of electronics and hazardous household waste. Butler Township Manager Tom Knights provided Township Commissioners with the latest update about collection by Waste Management in the fourth quarter of 2023. According to the recent figures, nearly 9,000 pounds of hazardous...
Hike At Moraine State Park Will Visit North Country Trail
Local residents are invited out to an activity at Moraine State Park this week to enjoy the beauty of nature. On Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. park staff will lead visitors on a winter hike over a three mile section of the North Country Trail. This hike will...
Employees and brides left scrambling after event center closes
FORD CITY, Pa. — Imagine planning a wedding for later this year, securing your venue and then, all of a sudden, the venue closes without any warning. That’s the nightmare many brides are now living after Lenape Heights Event Center and Golf Course closed, leaving brides scrambling and even lots of employees without a job.
Knoch girls lean on defense to earn victory over Belle Vernon in Class 4A 1st round
As the favorite with home-court advantage for its WPIAL Class 4A first-round game against No. 11 Belle Vernon, the Knoch girls basketball team had designs on sending the Leopards back on their long drive home with a not-so-excited feeling. The Knights’ pressure defense in the full and half court forced...
Parents as Allies: In the shadow of difficult history, a community grows in Butler
Photos courtesy of Butler Area School District/Parents as Allies. As she sits in the after-school pickup line at Broad Street Elementary, Nichole Morgan looks around and remembers what the school was like years ago. In those days, Morgan worked as a paramedic in her community of Butler, just north of Pittsburgh. She has vivid memories of nights when she’d come upon a person in the throes of a drug overdose on the steps of the same elementary school her kids now attend.
Today the gas price is close to $3.55 in Freeport as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Monessen finds playoff glory versus Leechburg
It can be hard to translate regular season success to the playoffs, but the Monessen Greyhounds had no problem doing just that on Monday. They breezed by the Blue Devils at home to the tune of 63-15. Monessen has made a habit of sweeping their opponents off the court, having now won 11 matches by 21 points or more this season.
Weather alert issued for snow showers in part of Pennsylvania until early Saturday evening
A report was issued from the National Weather Service on Saturday at 11:55 a.m. for snow showers until 4 p.m. for Westmoreland Ridges, Fayette Ridges and Higher Elevations of Indiana as well as Mercer, Venango, Forest, Lawrence, Butler, Clarion, Jefferson, Armstrong, Westmoreland, Fayette and Indiana counties. "Locally heavy snow showers...
Local Seneca Valley Mock Trial Team Clinches District Title, Advances to Regionals
The Seneca Valley Mock Trial team recently won first place at a District competition. The event took place at the Butler County Court House, with 11 teams participating. The undefeated Seneca Valley team will now proceed to the regional competition at the Beaver County Courthouse.