The growth continues in Liberty Township! By: Christine Matacic The growth continues in Liberty Township. In 2017, over 20 new businesses opened, with 15 more announcing they are coming soon to our community. In addition to the commercial growth, Liberty continues to be among those leading our region in new housing starts. Permits issued through […]
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A cold start to 2018. The Great Miami River is partially covered with ice as the temperature stay dangerously low. Negative temperatures have been part of our current weather pattern for several days. When going outside be sure to dress in layers. Be sure to bring your pets inside. This video shows the ice coverage […]
UPDATE UPDATE! THIS EVENT WAS CANCELED. NOW BACK ON FOR SATURDAY. Read more “United we stand as o...
Update 12/28/2017 12:49 PM John Drury a.k.a The Dancing Trucker had a change of heart and informed Butler County Connect he decided to reinstate the UNITY line on Saturday at 1 PM. In addition to a slight health issue, John reported the City had not issued a permit for the event. After the cancellation was announced the City reached […]
What I learned by running for Hamilton Ohio City Council. An open letter from Shaquila Mathews In February of 2017, I decided to take a leap of faith and do something that was completely bigger than me, run for public office it was something that I felt called to do, to represent all people from every […]
Fact number one: Butler County was formed March 24, 1803. The city of Franklin Ohio was originally included in Butler County. Later Franklin Ohio was given to Warren County so it could meet size requirements to become an Ohio county. Fact number two: Butler County was named in honor of General Richard Butler who was killed […]
Learn about the Butler our County is named for His early life Richard Butler was born in Dublin Ireland. He was the son of Thomas and Eleanor Butler. Richard was the eldest of five brothers. Early in his life his parents and family moved to the United States. They settled near Lancaster PA. His father […]