Elk Lake High School One Of “America’s Best High Schools For 2017”

Elk Lake High School one of “America’s Best High Schools for 2017”

Elk Lake High School recently received recognition as one of “America’s Best High Schools for 2017” by U.S. News & World Report. A full report on Elk Lake High School by U.S. News & World Report can be found here. To commemorate the incredible achievement I authored a Letter to the Editor (LTE) on behalf of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation distinguishing the Elk Lake School district, including the Susquehanna County Career & Technology Center, and its administration. The LTE…

Judge Vacates Jury’s Decision In Dimock Trial

Judge vacates jury’s decision in Dimock trial

On Friday, March 31 we received a memorandum by Magistrate Judge Carlson had completed his review of earlier legal proceedings in a federal trial regarding two residences in Dimock, Pennsylvania and decided to vacate the jury’s verdict from the trial. He has mandated the two legal parties to attend mediation and, should it not be successful, a new trial. His conclusion from the document: For all of the foregoing reasons, an Order will be entered granting Cabot’s motion in part,…

Susquehanna County CTC Pilots Dual Credit Program

Susquehanna County CTC pilots dual credit program

February is Career and Technical Education® (CTE) Month which celebrates the achievements of CTE programs across the United States. --- Susquehanna County Career & Technology Center (SCCTC) is once again charting new territory in the education arena. SCCTC has ten new pioneers in its classroom as it pilots a new dual credit program with Lackawanna College.  My discussion with the group of select students focused on how fortunate they are and how they are responsible for the next generation of students to…

Think About Energy Comes To Lehigh Valley

Think About Energy comes to Lehigh Valley

On January 18th, seventy-five business leaders, educational professionals, and politicians came together for an event titled Think About Energy at Lehigh Valley Career & Technical Institute in Schnecksville, Pa. The event discussed current trends and topics in the energy industry including abundant natural gas production from the Marcellus Shale, critical infrastructure constraints, aligning education with industry employment needs, downstream value-added opportunities, and opportunities for combining heat and power. This event is the 10th installment in an ongoing series. The Think…

A Pipeline To Savings For All

A pipeline to savings for all

The following is a column by George Stark which has appeared in numerous newspapers across Pennsylvania discussing the benefits of natural gas infrastructure including savings for all Pennsylvanians. ------ Residents across Pennsylvania take comfort. If you use natural gas or electricity (increasingly fueled by natural gas) for heating, cooking and everyday uses, Pennsylvania’s natural gas producers are ready for this upcoming winter. At Cabot, we produce over 1.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas every day from Pennsylvania’s vast shale supplies.…

Hunters Sharing The Harvest: Fighting Hunger In Pennsylvania

Hunters Sharing the Harvest: Fighting hunger in Pennsylvania

Monday marked the beginning of deer hunting season in Pennsylvania as folks from across the Commonwealth headed off to their favorite hunting spots. We have highlighted the organization Hunters Sharing the Harvest (HSH) in the past, and this year marks some significant milestones for the organization: the 25th anniversary and more than 1 million pounds of venison donated to food banks to help feed hungry Pennsylvanians. Did you know 1.8 million Pennsylvanians are in need of food assistance? The venison donated…