| Oct 30, 2012
| 4:22 PM
In a brief interview this afternoon, state Environmental Protection Secretary Mike Krancer said he was pleased by the response of the state's drillers to Hurricane Sandy. Krancer said the agency had reached out to industry trade groups, such as the......
| Oct 20, 2012
Q: I am an 81-year-old Dodge Caliber owner and this vehicle rides worse than an army truck. Every line and joint in the road sounds and feels like a mini explosion. I made a mistake not taking this vehicle for a ride before I bought it. I have not...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 8:48 PM
This summer’s brutal weather is the backdrop for a renewed battle between fuel and food interests: The meat industry and several governors want less of the nation’s corn going to make ethanol, but it’s questionable whether the pullback...
| Jul 1, 2012
July 6 — Speaker is Mark Williams, lender relations specialist and veterans business development officer for the U.S Small Business Administration’s Baltimore District. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ABC Office, 530 N. Locust St.,...
| Jul 8, 2012
Learning lunch hour
July 10 — Brian Flook of Power Marketing LLC teaches participants how to create messages that the audience will hear and register. USPs, positioning and other marketing concepts that help build brand power are addressed. 11:30...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:22 AM
During this presidential election season, we Americans may not agree on everything. But one thing we do agree on is this: Only through democracy and open debate can we hope to solve our toughest challenges as a nation.
Unfortunately, here in Maryland,...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Tensions with Iran are adding at least 30 cents to a gallon of gasoline in the United States, and experts say gas prices have only just begun to rise.
Gasoline prices have surged over 10% in the last two months, largely tracking the runup in oil prices,...
| Feb 27, 2012
With gas prices on the rise consumers are again frustrated; and they want answers. Monday, students at Tulane University heard from an adviser for the American Petroleum Institute.
It's no secret; gasoline prices are causing pain at the pump.
| Mar 11, 2012
Allentown's Tom Schweyer doesn't worry much about oil prices.
His daily commute to work from Midway Manor to his job as an auditor in downtown Allentown is just six miles round trip. He walks to lunch.
But as a numbers cruncher, he knows the rising...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:44 AM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — In the Colorado mountains, a spike in air pollution has been linked to a boom in oil and gas drilling. About 800 miles away on the plains of north Texas, there's a drilling boom, too, but some air pollution levels have declined....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 9:51 AM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Energy companies, environmental groups, and even Hollywood stars are watching to see what decisions President Barack Obama makes about regulating or promoting natural gas drilling.
The stakes are huge. Business leaders don't want...