A brilliant post

May 4, 2010

See Front-page news: Marcellus Shale vs Farmville at Another Monkey.  It portrays the difference between a newspaper which puts reporting first versus one which transparently plays to advertisng, the public be damned.


worth pondering

April 6, 2010

Click to enlarge. I think this photo is worth a second look.  I assume the amount of activity shown is typical of the operations EnCana/Whitmore plan to overlay on your topography, community, and history.


Public Meeting on Gas Drilling

March 25, 2010

On Wednesday,  March 31 st, the Dallas United Methodist Church is sponsoring a public information meeting from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm on the process of gas drilling which is coming to this area.  Speakers from the Gas Drilling Awareness Coalition (formerly the Luzerne County Citizens for Clean Water) and NoDrill NEPA will address issues such as the community impact of the drilling industry here and elsewhere.  Also presented will be local legislative and township initiatives presently in progress and how you can help.  An open discussion will follow.

The church is at 4 Parsonage Street, Dallas, PA 18612


Frack House

March 22, 2010


Poetry Project – Citizens Beware!

March 21, 2010

Citizens Beware!

Gas drilling companies
don’t play fair –
they pollute
our water,
soil and air.

– by Jerry Walkowiak