• Midland Arts Council Summer Gallery

    The Midland Arts Council’s Summer Gallery has become a staple of Midland’s 4th of July celebration.  The juried art show is in its 12th year and is held in the atrium of Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center.  In addition to the juried show, visitors also have the opportunity to view a featured artist from the […]

    Sharon Speerhas June 19, 2017
  • Flag Day

    This photo is brought to you by Rochester Manor+Villa Every year on June 14th as Americans we show our patriotism by flying the American flag on our house, mailbox, and flagpoles. The tradition started over 130 years ago on June 14th, 1885 when a schoolteacher placed a small flag in a bottle on his desk and […]

    Lindsey Ferrie June 14, 2017
  • Relay For Life of Brady’s Run: Party In The Park

    By: Lyndsie McPadden It’s that time of year again.  In just a few days you will see tents lining the outdoor walking track at Brady’s Run Park.  That’s right, the Relay For Life of Brady’s Run is less than a week away, and is inviting all Beaver County Residents to come out for a day […]

    Marc Grandinetti June 14, 2017
  • Aliquippa Greek Food Festival

    Aliquippa Greek Food Festival, this week June 12th-17th, features a variety of Greek food and pastries such as lamb shish-ka-bob, gyros and baklava. There will also be entertainment and an array of Greek artifacts. The festival runs from 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm every day this week at the Aliquippa Greek Orthodox Church, 2111 Davidson […]

    Lindsey Ferrie June 12, 2017
  • Sweetwater Center for the Arts Summer Camps at Beaver Station

    Good news and bad news, folks! Good news: School is just about out! No more packing lunches and waking up sluggish, miserable kids for school, no more waiting at the bus stop or driving the kids to school (which, might I add, is significantly more confusing than the drop off scene in Mr. Mom). Sunny […]

    Anastastia Beaverhausen May 25, 2017
  • The Ultimate Beaver County Mother’s Day Celebration

    This article is brought to you by our friends at Beaver County Auto. Your mom is special.  She’s the one that kissed your boo-boos, changed your diapers, and forgave you for all the *!@# you put her through in your teens. Though we should thank our mamas every day for being there for us, Mother’s Day […]

    Ella Parker May 12, 2017
  • Celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Day

    Today is National Teacher Appreciation Day, and the YBC staff wants to recognize some of the most influential educators in our lives, and give our readers the opportunity to do the same. Ever wish you could tell your 3rd grade teacher how much you appreciate how she encouraged you? Or how about your high school Spanish teacher that helped you build the foundation to become a bilingual adult?

    Ella Parker May 9, 2017
  • Spring Fest in the Historic District: A Celebration of History and Community in Ambridge!

    This article is brought to you by our friends at Beaver County Auto.  The flowers are in full bloom across the county, and in Ambridge, so is the energy of community leaders, business owners, historic preservationists, artists, and longtime residents, who are working together to showcase everything Ambridge has to offer. Planning a Spring Fest […]

    Erin Ninehouser May 4, 2017
  • Peter Pan: Dancing Through Neverland

    About Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center Located in a beautiful park setting in Midland (Beaver County) Pennsylvania, Lincoln Park Arts is home to Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School and the Henry Mancini Academy.  The Center offers world-class arts education and professionally-produced performing arts events including musical theater productions, concerts of […]

    Ana Beaverhausen April 22, 2017
  • Maple Syrup Festival: A Beaver County Tradition

    This article is brought to you by our friends at Beaver County Auto. Visit them on Facebook by clicking here. The Maple Syrup Festival in Brady’s Run Park is a Beaver County tradition, so it’s no surprise that it was voted “Best Event in the Valley!” All-you-can-eat pancakes, the smell of sweet maple syrup catching on […]

    Ella Parker April 6, 2017
  • Opening Day at Hank’s!

    This article is brought to you by our friends at Beaver County Auto. You can visit their Facebook page by clicking here. Happy Hank’s Day! Here’s a photo recap one of the most anticipated openings every year in Beaver County. Wind, rain, after-work traffic — all were no match for the steely will of Beaver County’s ice-cream […]

    Erin Ninehouser March 9, 2017
  • Re-Imagine Beaver County: What’s Your Vision?

    The League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania wants to hear your ideas about how to make Beaver County a leader in building a clean economy. They’ve assembled a great panel of local experts and hope you’ll join them Monday evening from 6 pm to 8:30 pm at First Presbyterian Church in Beaver (252 College Avenue, […]

    Erin Ninehouser March 6, 2017
  • The 3rd Street Soup Stroll – Beaver’s newest (almost) Springtime event!

    Other towns do it. Sewickley. The South Side. Lawrenceville (I think?). So why not us?! This March 11th will be the town of Beaver’s first time trying out a Soup Stroll! Fourteen different locations through town are participating and each will have a unique soup. It will be a great time! How it works – […]

    Ana Beaverhausen March 4, 2017
  • Romance in Beaver County: Stories from Local Couples

    Sitting at my sister’s the other day, I watched as her husband surprised her with roses and pizza rolls. This small gesture spurred on the conversation of how they met. As I listened, I thought it would be really nice to hear from some of our readers and have them share their love stories for the holiday.

    Whitney Scelp February 14, 2017
  • What’s Happening??!

    Hey there, Beaver County (and beyond…more on that coming soon).  The website is going to be going through some changes soon. Now that Andy is properly enjoying his retirement on a beach somewhere, and Marc and I (and Erin, and Whitney, and Lauren too!) are taking the YBC bull by the horns and running this […]

    Ana Beaverhausen January 16, 2017