I see nothing on this site pertaining to NY. Have NY landowners given up all hope? I also do not see any help topics on ‘starting a group’, ‘joining a group’, ‘asking a member to befriend them’ or…Continue
Throughout the last decade I have dealt with an issue, personal; but through interaction I found other’s were confused and bewildered as I. It seems most NG sites have vanished in this time. In the…Continue
"Thanks Granddad for the wonderful story...our experiences make us what we are today and provide us with the insight needed to perservere. And thanks for the compliments. My knowledge on the subject is quite limited, and I look to those…"
"you may be right Old Timer. We may have missed it....but hope springs eternal....that's my motto. Keep the faith...look for the good, even if it is small. Reminds me of a story my father told me....a banker once told him that…"
"Yes, I seem to go off track sometimes. But when I see someone deliberately start belittling and calling nasty names, I like to look behind their behavior and comments and try to understand what took place that causes them to post these …"
"john. while indeed there is good news,there is also some bitter medicine for NY. the macro picture for NG is good. i look at this historic fuel shift as entering early adolecence. after looking at e&p third qtrs. i see a bottom building and a…"
"TO JOHN S. PATANE
What a breeze of fresh air assailed me when I discovered your postings!
You sir have the ability to look very deeply into a problem!
Far too many posters here can only reach a very shallow level of their thinking processes. …"
"Thank you for the update...I havent kept up as I should have. And I should have learned this long ago by some good old positive PR and education from the industry. So should have most of the public and especially the politicans and the…"
"most top tier operators are at the zero wastewater point. blending and reusing. treatment systems etc. it's an industry benchmark now. a new plant around Wysox will be extracting one third of U.S. lithium from produced water, who new such value…"
"Couldnt have said it better myself ! Thanks Granddad.....we need to stay on course. Everything DOES change, like it or not. I invested in GASFRAC a couple of years back. Thought it was the best thing since sliced bread…"
"A question for all,
Is it better to do absolutely nothing at all? Just lay down and be rolled over and crushed like a bug underfoot??
Or would it be better to look for options even if those options might seem to not relate, …"
"Does the name last name Leonard ring a bell? And what about the Geneva, New York telephone company office on Castle street? Another name is Hebblethwaite. What about the huge Snow Cruiser on its way to the south pole?
"Glad to hear from you. I am about 6 weeks short of being 85 years old. I have two grandsons, one about 3 and the other 13. I also have a step daughter about 56 years old. And I had another step daughter who died from diabetes about 20 years ago.
"Early on I mentioned the financial reasons why NY had to be blanketed, abundance lowers the ‘retail’ price, not the actual amount individuals pay at the meter to their home.
If elections were real, NY would have a different governor not…"
My name is Bill Ladd. I made an observation about the fracting in New York state. Some of my friends were not in favor of fracking in their state and I can see their point. And I posted their opinions of their not wanting…"
"Maybe I mistook Granddad as you. I am still trying to re-read to understand who is who. The father reigned NY for decades, now we are under the diaper. I could not allow myself to use the word “served”, as we were not served; but rather…"
"Ahhh, a more relaxed atmosphere. Granddad, Ralph might gather countless logical reason’s; but in the end logic interferes with profit. This profit does not have to be from LNG, it may be from other financial investments elected officials…"
Does the name last name Leonard ring a bell? And what about the Geneva, New York telephone company office on Castle street? Another name is Hebblethwaite. What about the huge Snow Cruiser on its way to the south pole?
Interesting if there were some sort of connection. I did make a connection by describing a boyhood adventure by way of classmates.com. My friend's son had heard about this unlikely adventure from his father. He did not believe a word of it....that is until he read about it on the internet.
My military stint came just before Vietnam became a hot bed of fighting. I spent about half of active duty working for the signal corp. My job, however very simple, was being a member of a four man team stationed at Homestead AFB during the space race for about 6 months. The next 6 months were spent helping to set up and operating a tracking system in Puerto Rice during the very early space race. We were on our own except for a 24-7 duty. We made up our own hours except when tests were being run.
The greatest thrill came tracking Alan Shepard's first ride on a rocket and safely returning to earth..
So many years ago but the memories are still very vivid. But you know I received a personal "Thanks for my service" by only one person. And that was from a doctor a couple of years ago. While he was attending my wife in the hospital we struck up a conversation. Some how the conversation turned to military service. And I mention that I was blind in one eye.
"How in the world did you get drafted into service?"
My answer was "Maybe because I had a slight background in electronics and that a better physically abled man could then be released for combat service. "
I was pretty much at loose ends right then with no real commitments.
It has been a hell of a ride for 85 years but except for a few glitches, has been enjoyable!
Glad to hear from you. I am about 6 weeks short of being 85 years old. I have two grandsons, one about 3 and the other 13. I also have a step daughter about 56 years old. And I had another step daughter who died from diabetes about 20 years ago.
I was born in Geneva New York and lived there until my father wanted to move back to his boyhood home about 1949. (Westfield Pa.) The property has been in the Tuttle/Ladd family for a very long time. In fact Ayres Tuttle My great, great great great Grandfather was the first permanent settler in Westfield. I live on the property that my great Grandfather. Cyrus, bought 150 years or so ago..
So you see my roots go very deep here at Westfield.
My nature is to look at both sides of a question before making a decision. Condemning a person and bashing him or her for their opinion is not a great idea. Who knows....They might be right depending upon their particular situation.
My name is Bill Ladd. I made an observation about the fracting in New York state. Some of my friends were not in favor of fracking in their state and I can see their point. And I posted their opinions of their not wanting fracking in New York State.
Ralph cramdon totally misunderstood what my observation was saying. He decided that I personally approved of the banning of fracking in the state of New York. Since I live in Pennsylvania and I do have a few acres, about 15 acres, and I get a small monthly royalty, that I was making fun of and putting my approval of the banning of fracking in New York State.
Ralph could not understand that I was only posting some of the opinions of my friends in New York State.
Ralph seems to think he was left out of the benefits of New York fracking and that I approved of that banning. Ralph chose to continue his misunderstanding over and over again several times on another thread until I closed discussions and then he started again on another thread.
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What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]