Our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy have changed.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to the new Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Living amid an energy boom

Traffic, noise, pollution and money are some of the newcomers to rural Pennsylvania as shale gas takes off.

1 of 12
BACKNEXT
Small town, big traffic
Small town, big traffic
Town-choking traffic is the fist thing locals complain about. In downtown Towanda, it's nearly impossible not to spot a truck.

NEXT: Where everybody used to know your name
Last updated October 25 2010: 9:41 AM ET
More Galleries
How to enjoy Paris like a local Leave the tourist trail behind and enjoy wine, gastronomy, perfume, art, dance like a Parisian. More
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner through the years Cultural icon Hugh Hefner pushed barriers with his controversial Playboy magazine. He died at the age of 91. More
5 innovators: How we deal with stress The founders of companies like Allbirds, Robinhood and Paperless Post talk about how they deal with stress. More

Special Offer