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Unions Embrace Shale Boom Creating Local Jobs and Environmentalist Disdain

On Earth Day 2014, it’s worth noting a fault line is beginning to emerge between long time allies

Foes of the drilling practice known as fracking are frustrated at Labor Union support of drilling in the Marcellus and Utica shale basins, … 591 more words


In addition to doing feature interviews with local bands and musicians, we have also started to do bi-monthly video interviews with the top talent in the Virginia music scene with the help of… 42 more words


Coming to a College Near You ...

Well, coming to a college near you if you happen to live in Utica, New York. Otherwise it might not be so near. In any case, here is the poster for my first speaking appearance, which is coming up in about a week. 37 more words

Jails And Prisons

10 Years Ago This Weekend, Deadly Tornado Ripped Through Utica, Ill.

(CBS) – Sunday is the tenth anniversary of the tornado that hit the small north central Illinois town of Utica, killing eight people.

The tornado flattened a century-old tavern in the town of about 1,000 people about 90 miles southwest of Chicago. 158 more words


Civil War Copper

A police officer armed with a truncheon stands for his portrait in the studio of photographer J.E. James in Utica, N.Y. The number “18” is visible on his cap.  25 more words

Faces Of War

EV Energy plans to drill 190 Utica wells this year

EV Energy Partners plans to drill 190 Utica Shale wells this year in its joint venture with Chesapeake Energy and Total.

The joint venture has already drilled 370 wells, and the new wells will be in the Utica’s wet-gas region, said President and… 7 more words

"Race" Number 6

I went to a lovely charity event tonight for a friend who is attempting to be a “Woman of the Year” for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. 470 more words