Butler County Times Gazette
Updated at 12:21 PM

“Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End” by Atul Gawande. Metropolitan Books, New York, 2014. 282 pages. $26.Society is slow to change. We’ve learned how to treat diseases and conditions that, in the past, killed us well before our hair turned gray. But now that we know what to do, we don’t know when to stop doing it. Medical solutions are not always the best solutions. And yet “Fix it” remains the mantra, even when fixing it threatens great risk to quality of life.

Updated at 11:15 AM

Many people spend a lot of time planning and worrying about what may happen to their stakeholders if they pass away prematurely. Stakeholders, for purposes of this conversation, may include loved ones such as a spouse, children, your fellow...

Posted at 12:05 PM

It's no secret to Cristela fans that Alberto (

Posted at 11:00 AM

Each month, the senior centers across the county hold fundraisers to help to offset their typical monthly expenses.

Updated at 10:38 AM

Tiny homes are the wave of the future. After the housing bubble burst in the early 21st century, Americans became cautious about taking out mega-mortgages and committing themselves to paying off debt for years to come.

Posted at 10:15 AM

Author of multiple award-winning book visits Augusta

Updated at 9:56 AM

Great-grandmothers and grandmothers-to-be might recall a healthy pregnancy eating big bowls of ice cream and other excess food, and today often are seen pushing food on pregnant daughters, but times have changed.

Posted at 10:05 AM

Charismatic supercreep Adam Newman will return to CBS's The Young and the...

Posted at 10:06 AM

They laugh alike, they walk alike, at times they even talk alike. You can lose your mind: Veteran actress

Posted at 10:05 AM

He's not just getting suspicious — he's getting pretty damn pushy. The launch of Grimm's fourth...

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