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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

Forty-Six Years Ago ~

Main Street, December 1960

Thanks: Brian Crouch

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.
[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


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-
Photo: Paul Johnston Jr.

Monday, April 03, 2006

Sunday, April 02, 2006