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May 01, 2013 |
The city of Youngstown is being asked to vote on a proposed charter amendment May 7. The entire
April 01, 2013 |
A regular reader of this column asked me why I never point out good things going on in eastern Ohio’s oil and natural-gas industry. Another asked, based on things I have written, did I think the industry can succeed in Ohio? To both, I quickly referred to a couple of versions of “Mike on Frack” that promoted the jobs added by this industry referencing data supplied by the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber. I also have touted the number of workers brought to this area in trucking and drilling operations, ancillary services such as food and fuel and, of course, the V&M expansion.
March 01, 2013 |
The recent incident of brine and drilling-waste dumping near the D&L Energy headquarters at 2761
February 01, 2013 |
Today I was reminded of the nine months I spent trying to convince anyone who would listen that