Home Heating Oil Price up Slightly 

Maine energy officials say the price of home heating oil has gone up a penny a gallon in the past week. According to the Office of Energy Independence and Security’s weekly survey, the average statewide price stood at $2.50 a gallon Monday. Prices were highest in northern Maine and lowest in southern sections. Kerosene averaged $2.94 a gallon, with propane coming in at $2.64 a gallon. (AP)