Long Island Drivers Met With Higher Gas Prices As Oil Companies Prepare For SpringPain at the pump comes every February when refineries switch over to summer blends. This year crude oil prices are also up and gas station owners said that their prices have gone up 12 cents in just two weeks.
Massapequa Residents Back In Their Homes Following Massive Fuel Truck FireThe inferno brought out more than 100 firefighters from four communities. At least two churches were preparing to hold Sunday services and also had to be evacuated.
Report: City's Highest Air Pollution Levels Found On Upper West SideThe Upper West Side may be wealthy and fashionable, but its air remains the most polluted in the whole city, according to a published report.
Fuel Truck Spills Nearly 50 Gallons Of Heating Oil On Seventh AvenueHazmat crews are on the scene of an oil spill in Manhattan.
Troubling Backyard Oil Spill Turns Long Island Couple's Lives Upside-DownImagine having to constantly breathe in the smell of oil inside your home. That’s what one Long Island family says they've had to endure for years, while waging an endless legal battle to have the oil removed and their home rebuilt.
New Jersey Conducts Unannounced Inspections Of Home Heating Oil TrucksOrange cones were set up just off the road near the intersection of Doremus Avenue and Port Street in Newark on Thursday.
Bloomberg: Time For Buildings To Convert To Cleaner FuelsNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said that now is the perfect time for buildings to convert to cleaner heating fuels and the city wants to help them do it, WCBS 880's Rich Lamb reported.
Seen At 11: Assistance Is Available To Help Offset High Heating CostsFor most of us these colder temperatures could mean higher heating bills, especially this year. But there are millions of dollars in financial help available to reduce that bill.
Connecticut's Operation Fuel Needs Help To Help Those In NeedThe need for fuel assistance in Connecticut is growing while state and federal money for the program is drying up.
Connecticut Energy Expert Doubts Energy Dept. On Rising Oil PricesWeather forecasts predict a relatively mild winter. Despite that, the prediction from the Department of Energy is that the price of crude oil will move up, translating into higher home heating costs.
Several Units At Rye Apartment Building Remain Uninhabitable Following Irene FloodingThe 99-unit Highlands at Rye apartment building remains dark and a strong odor of oil permeates the air after a fuel tank ruptured during the flooding spilling an estimated 2,000 gallons of oil.
Some In Connecticut Could Face A Chilly Winter Without HelpDespite temperatures lingering in the 90s, concerns over the coming winter are surfacing.