The 2019 dog licenses are available at the Harrisville borough office. The borough office is the most northern site in Butler County to buy a license for your dog(s).

Last autumn, I stopped by the rummage sale in progress at the Vincent United Methodist Church grounds. The selection of offerings was great. Outdoors, under the pavilion there was a nice enameled-like kettle, minus a lid or handle. But, the garden design that included the artist’s name, Marj…

LONDON – London Grange 1492 celebrated the season by giving to BeLoved Mercy Ministries at the grange’s annual Christmas dinner.

PULASKI – Breakfast in Bethlehem at New Bedford Presbyterian Church in Pulaski consisted of children making cinnamon rolls, and Mackenzie McCalthy had fun creating and eating hers.

A Civil War roundtable discussion will be held Dec. 11 at the Mercer County Historical Society, 119 South Pitt Street, Mercer. The topic will be Civil War female spies. Bill Philson, executive director of MCHS, reports four women acted as spies during that war – two for the North and two for…

MERCER – The annual Mercer County courthouse school Christmas concert series begins Dec. 5. Concerts are at noon in the courthouse rotunda. Note that the starting time is 30 minutes earlier this year.

Mercer County 4-H members received recognition for their hard work and achievements throughout the 4-H program year during the 2018 Achievement Night awards ceremony and dinner Nov. 13. More than 140 members, parents, leaders, supporters and friends were there to see the recognitions.

Dan and Carol Zacherl of Slippery Rock came out to the annual Slippery Rock Halloween parade last week and did not disappoint this year with their carefully self-constructed costumes. Last year, they were scarecrows but this year they took on the look of Luminaire and Mrs. Potts from the mov…

PINE TOWNSHIP – Grove City Medical Center, in partnership with Lutheran Senior Life/VNA Hospice is presenting Holiday Grief: Embracing the Season, a community outreach program for those who are facing the holidays after loss.

This Saturday from 4 to 6 p.m. Harrisville will hold its annual trick or treat night Please slow down in the community as the families will be walking house to house.

Local Rotary clubs in Northwestern Pennsylvania are offering students the opportunity to study and live in another country during the 2019-2020 school year as a part of the Rotary Youth Exchange program.

SANDY LAKE – The Lakeview Area Public Library is having a moving sale from 1 to 6 p.m. Wednesday to Friday, Oct. 24-26, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 27, at 56 E. Lacock St., Sandy Lake.

The 33rd Annual Bashline Memorial Hospital Alumni Luncheon was held Sept 19 at the Hoss’s Steak and Sea House restaurant at the Leesburg-Grove City Road, Route 208 in Grove City, Pa, with 21 members attending.