• 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
  • People of Beaver County at the Maple Syrup Festival

    Cliff Glenz is a longstanding member of the Beaver Valley Woodcarvers, and enjoys crafting gifts for his family and friends. Each year, members donate pieces of artwork to raffle off – the beautiful totem pole staff that Cliff is holding was a combined effort by several of the woodcarvers. The Beaver Valley Woodcarvers are looking […]

    Ella Parker April 4, 2017
  • People of Beaver County at the Maple Syrup Festival

    “Nick & Nate Totterdale, 14, of Beaver Falls pose with their caricatures by ToonBrian at the Maple Syrup Festival in Bradys Run on Sunday. These twins (yes, you read that right!) are active volunteers in their community, always ready to lend a hand.”

    Ella Parker April 3, 2017
  • Nanos, Muggles, and SWAG: Geocaching in Beaver County

    What do hollow logs, guardrails, and street lamps have in common? They’re all places you’ll find geocaches. That’s right, muggles (if you don’t know what a muggle is, you must continue reading…you’re missing out), there’s a massive treasure hunt game happening around you. Beaver County has THOUSANDS of geocaches, and if you’re not looking for […]

    Ella Parker April 1, 2017
  • YBC Photo of the Week: Hopewell Community Park

    These photos are brought to you by our friends at Rochester Manor+Villa. Visit their website by clicking here. With warmer temperatures arriving, playing outside is a must. We have some great parks here in Beaver County that have all sorts of outdoor entertainment for families to enjoy. At Hopewell Park, there is a field for soccer […]

    Lindsey Ferrie March 30, 2017
  • Beaver County Auto Sales Person of the Month: Scott Nail

    As part of our ongoing, year-long partnership with Beaver County Auto, we will be featuring a sales person of the month. March’s recipient is Scott Nail. We conducted a brief interview with Scott so that you may get to know him better, and if you’re looking to purchase a vehicle from their dealerships in Chippewa, make […]

    Marc Grandinetti March 29, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: George & Steven

    Hello! Meet George and Steven.  They are a very handsome pair of kitties that need to find a home together.  We are friendly with men and women but have never been around children.  We did live with a dog but we were scared of it.  Come visit us today! The Adoption Fee Includes: initial feline […]

    Ana Beaverhausen March 27, 2017
  • Spotlight on Photography

    Photography is something that I have always enjoyed. Never been good at, but always enjoyed. I was always the kid taking pictures in high school – before the days of smartphones, that is.. My 35mm camera and I went places and saw things! But, regardless of how many countless shots I have captured, the end […]

    Ana Beaverhausen March 27, 2017
  • “We search high and low for the best products.”

    “Rainaldi’s has been here [in Monaca] for 10 years. We search high and low for the best products. We actually get our sausage in from Chicago.” “This was a restaurant before — Elliot’s Nest. Barb (Rainaldi’s owner) worked here, at Elliott’s Nest, and when they were getting ready to retire, she offered to buy it. […]

    Erin Ninehouser March 25, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: Jesse

    JESSE Hello!  My name is Jesse, I’m a very sweet boy who has the cutest soft eyes around. I’m a gentle soul who likes quiet and peaceful afternoons. To the staffs knowledge I haven’t been around other animals, but they think I have the potential to do well if introduced slowly. I will love long […]

    Ana Beaverhausen March 24, 2017
  • Local Legends: Sean and Archie Miller Lead Schools to NCAA Tournament

    Growing up in Beaver County gives you some pretty unique bragging rights.  We come from a place so rich in sports history that it could rival any other in the nation.  Whether it’s Joe Namath, Pistol Pete Maravich, Mike Ditka, the Francona’s… you could name drop for hours. However, I don’t know of a single […]

    Allie Dixon March 24, 2017
  • Fur Babies of BC: Blake

    BLAKE Hi my name is Blake!  I’m a super sweet girl that was found running as a stray.  I am very outgoing and I like people and attention!  I’m a beautiful girl and I would love to come home with you today!  Come visit me! Rabbits can live over ten years, require space and commitment, […]

    Ana Beaverhausen March 23, 2017
  • Nursing ABC – An Online Start to Nursing School

    According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the nursing field is expected to see a 16% increase in employment by the year 2024. With a demand in the nursing field that is growing at a faster rate than the average for other occupations, it is important that those interested in pursuing nursing have every […]

    Lauren Walker March 23, 2017
  • YBC Photo of the Week

    Tucked away on a back street in Beaver is the cutest little neighborhood library. Inside you’ll find all different kinds of books ranging from kids books to young adult novels as well as adult novels. A notebook and pen nestled between the books serves as a check out where people will note their name and […]

    Lindsey Ferrie March 22, 2017
  • “Confidence and intelligence.”

    “What does it take to make it as a comedian?” “Confidence and intelligence. You’ve got to have those two things, first and foremost. That’s the foundation. If you’re really funny but don’t have the confidence, it’s not going to go over well on stage. I mean, you can be funny on Twitter and not be […]

    Erin Ninehouser March 22, 2017