Libyan Unrest Causing Pain At The Pump

STATE – As crude oil prices surged because of unrest in Libya, New Jersey gas prices reached levels not seen since October 2008. On Monday, the average price of regular gasoline in New Jersey reached $3.195, according to


Dear EarthTalk: I heard someone say that the environmental benefits of natural gas for electricity generation were overstated and that it is not as green-friendly as the industry would have us believe. What is your take on this? — D. Montcalm, Brewster, NY

Art Exhibit At Carteret Library

CARTERET – Artwork by Miloslaw Chelchowski will be on display at the Carteret Public Library throughout the month of March. Chelchowski’s work includes drawings, watercolors, oil paintings and acrylics.