Making Good on the Promise

When Faith Community United Methodist church in West Chester was looking for new ways to support missions within Butler County, they discovered that there was a need to provide shelter and services for local children and families experiencing homelessness.  

Holiday Happenings

When the weather outside gets frightful, the holiday events around West Chester and Liberty Township are delightful. This December, take a time-out from the hustle and bustle of the season to enjoy time together with your family and friends.

Home for the Holidays

I love to travel! I try to plan a little trip every other month so I can get out and explore new places. But once I had kids, I implemented a strict policy of staying put and enjoying the holidays at home. There is something special about waking up in our own beds on Christmas … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

Liberty Township Wins SAFER grant The Liberty Township Fire Department (LTFD) has been awarded the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant from the Department of Homeland Security. The grant will reimburse $1.36 million over the next three years for the additional staffing of nine new full-time Firefighter/EMT positions. With the grant, the … Continued

Boys and Girls Club Steak and Burger Dinner

On October 10, community members came together to share a meal of delicious burgers and celebrate the achievements of the Boys and Girls Club of West Chester/Liberty. The keynote speaker was Nick Hagglund of F.C. Cincinnati, and the evening included an original musical performed by students from the Boys and Girls Club. BGCWCL.org Photography by Len … Continued

Home Expo at Carriage Hill

The third annual Home Expo at Carriage Hill provided an opportunity for our readers to meet some of our business partners, tour the model homes at Carriage Hill, enjoy live music and win fabulous prizes. Thank you to all our sponsors, exhibitors and attendees. All money raised at the event was donated to EDGE Teen Center, who … Continued

Lakota East and West Open Houses

On November 2, Lakota East and Lakota West opened their doors to welcome families with information for prospective students. Clubs, organizations, teachers and administrators were present to answer questions and encourage Lakota Local School pride. LakotaOnline.com 

Holiday Traditions With the Reinas

Dr. Juan Reina is a physician with Hilltop Obstetrics and Gynecology, with offices in West Chester, Middletown and Lebanon. Dr. Reina shared with us some of his holiday memories, both from his family heritage and from his years living here in Liberty Township.

A Punch for Every Party

 The Spicy Olive Pomegranate Party Punch  ·       11 cups Pomegranate juice   ·       4 cups ginger ale, chilled

Deck the Halls

During the holidays, there is something magical about finding a gift that perfectly fits a friend or family member. Crafters have always found ways to add their personal touch by making homemade gifts, but the new MidPointe Library makerspace, Innovation Pointe, offers this option to even more people.