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West Chester Twp. has $43 million spending plan

West Chester Twp. passes $43 million tax budget

West Chester Twp. will continue to focus on capital projects for 2017 with several potential major road projects penciled in the tax budget.

Jungle Jim’s to offer first-ever Buckeye Beer Bash

Jungle Jim’s to offer first-ever Buckeye Beer Bash

A Butler County business will celebrate Ohio in a big way late next month. The inaugural Jungle Jim’s Buckeye Beer Bash will feature breweries from around Ohio, plus live music from Strange Love, local food trucks Bonelickers Smokehouse and Renegade Street Eats and an appearance by members of NFL Alumni.

Topgolf swings into action July 29, continues to hire

Topgolf swings into action July 29, continues to hire

Topgolf, which will open July 29 with about 450 employees, continues to hire to fill those spots via recruitment events.

West Chester woman returns to hospital to meet life-saving strangers

West Chester woman returns to hospital to meet life-saving strangers

When his wife was airlifted from West Chester Hospital to UC Medical Center earlier this year, Tom Silcott’s mind flashed back two months.

Tourism adding new jobs, revenue to Butler, Warren counties

Tourism adding new jobs, revenue to Butler, Warren counties

Tourism spending in Ohio continues to grow, and Butler and Warren counties are driving that growth with billions of dollars in sales from hotel stays and at attractions.

Drone racing coming to Hamilton

Drone racing coming to Hamilton

Hamilton officials and the Butler County Visitors Bureau envision families coming from across the country to play in national championships at a massive sports complex on the property formerly occupied by the Champion Paper mill on the west side of North B Street.

Supporters would be on board with a Clinton-Warren ticket

Supporters would be on board with a Clinton-Warren ticket

Those who listened to presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Mass.

Hit-skip crash in West Chester injures one

Hit-skip crash in West Chester injures one

A three-vehicle crash late Sunday in West Chester Twp. injured one person, and the vehicle that caused it fled the scene.

Neighbor evacuates residents as Liberty Twp. home burns

Neighbor evacuates residents as Liberty Twp. home burns

A fire destroyed a portion of a two-family residence Sunday in Liberty Twp. and left two families without a place to live.

Lower gas prices for Fourth of July? Expert says it’s likely

Lower gas prices for Fourth of July? Expert says it’s likely

Average retail gasoline prices in the Cincinnati area have fallen 12 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.

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Homearama Oaks of West Chester 2016

Homearama Oaks of West Chester 2016

Homearama in Butler county this year features seven homes from six different builders in the Oaks of West Chester, an 85-acre master planned community.

Ball games at Joe Nuxhall Miracle League Field

Joe Nuxhall Miracle League Field

Check out some of the scenes at this weekend's games at the Joe Nuxhall Miracle League Field in Fairfield.

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