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Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Butler Country Club ~ Butler's Lushest

Butler Country Club ~ First Fairway

Does the Butler area have the most golf courses? ~ 16

Aubrey's Golf Course
Conley Golf Course Resort
Cranberry Highlands Golf Course
Hiland Public Golf Course
Lake Arthur Country Club
Lake Vue North Golf Course
Mount Chestnut Golf Course
Pine Needles Par 3
Saxon Golf Course
Serene Valley Golf Course
Stoughton Acres Golf Course
Suncrest Golf Course
Butler Country Club
Armco Country Club
Krendale
Rittswood

Forty-Six Years Ago

Main Street, December 1960

Sunday, April 23, 2006

Jimmy Stewart ~ Butler's Kick Boxing Champion

Jimmy Stewart
Super Welterweight World Champion
International Kick Boxing Federation
Were' on our feet, Jimmy, and applauding!

Thursday, April 13, 2006

Alameda Park ~ Coming Back to Life

Alameda Park 1901
Jump on the streetcar or ride out there on your bike and you were in a summer paradise. Will the new Alameda Park be like the one we had?
[Carousel where the streetcar is parked.]

Tuesday, April 11, 2006

Monday, April 10, 2006

Butler Memorial Hospital ~ Original Edifice

How many mothers
walked down
the sandstone steps
from our hospital
overlooking town
with babies in their arms
singing silent songs of joy . . .

Saturday, April 08, 2006

Paul Gaudino ~ BHS '53 ~ 35 Years of Butler Fitness

You have kept us, and later the nation, in shape. Thanks, Paul, for all those years of discipline and dedication.
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[The show is aired 9:30 and 10:am Eastern time, weekdays, on the Cornerstone Television satellite and local public access channels around the United States.]


Wednesday, April 05, 2006

Acknowledgement

Thanks to Elizabeth and Robert Johnson BHS '53 for their help with these blog postings.

Tuesday, April 04, 2006

Butler, Pa. ~ Avant-garde Architecture

Playthings Etc.
New Toy Shop in Butler
Owners Todd and Nadine Shingleton BHS '75
Congratulations to both of you for your daring idea. You keep Butler forward-
looking.
Photo: Paul Johnston Jr.

Monday, April 03, 2006

Sunday, April 02, 2006