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Ice Storm

(A Peco crew member at work after the February 5th ice storm. Photo by CBS-3)

PUC Issues Report Card On PECO, Other Utilities Response To February’s Ice Storm

The Public Utility Commission says PECO and other power utilities should have done a better job.

05/25/2014

A resident voices his complaints. (photo by Dan Wing/KYW)

Public Utility Commission Hears From Montco Residents About Ice Storm Power Outage Response

Residents got a chance to speak up about complaints they may have regarding the response to the power outages caused by last month’s ice storm.

03/24/2014

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As Winter Storm Looms, Some Still Cleaning Up From Ice Storm That Hit 3 Weeks Ago

The Marinos replaced their roof but are still waiting to clean up the mess from the February 5th storm.

02/28/2014

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Mother Nature Shows Signs Of Better Days Ahead

Even after the ice storm that ruined much of what we’ve planted, one little heart-shaped leaf was a heart warming reminder of better days ahead.

02/12/2014

Penn State graduate, attorney Eileen Hurley. (credit: Eileen Hurley)

Attorney: Lawsuit Not An Option For Frustrated Energy Customers

Frustration among Delaware Valley area power consumers is high, particularly among those who were without power for days in freezing temperatures.

02/11/2014

Downed trees and wires. (credit: Chris May)

Overhead Or Buried, Power Lines Still Vulnerable

After an event like the ice storm, you might wonder, why are power lines on top of utility poles where they’re so vulnerable to falling tree limbs?

02/11/2014

(A fallen tree lays across a road and power lines in Chester County, Pa.   Photo by KYW's David Madden)

Montco Residents Urged To Report Damage For FEMA Aid

County Commissioner Josh Shapiro says the damage threshold the county needs to meet is $2.8 million. He says residents should report any storm damage to their municipality and then the municipalities should include those numbers with any damage to public property as a result of the storm.

02/11/2014

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As Power Comes Back On, Many Cable Customers Still Blacked Out

Cable outage reports generally don’t come in until the power comes back on. And, just as it is with your power company, your cable company won’t know your service is out unless you report it.

02/11/2014

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PECO Makes Progress In Restoring Power After Last Week’s Ice Storm

Now, attention is shifting to our next winter storm.

02/10/2014

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Latest Power Outage Information — Feb. 10, 2014

Many locations in the Greater Philadelphia area are still facing power outages after Wednesday’s storm.

02/09/2014

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Power Goes Out At One Of Center City’s Largest Homeless Shelters

The power went out around 2 a.m. Saturday morning at the Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission at 13th and Arch Streets.

02/08/2014

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Utility Crews Continue Efforts To Restore Power Across Philadelphia Region

Tens of thousands of customers remain without power in the Philadelphia area, days after a winter storm coated trees and electrical lines with ice.

02/08/2014

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Day 3 Without Power: Delaware County Residents Lean On Each Other As Outages Continue

In Wayne, Delaware County people are leaning on each other in these trying times.

02/07/2014

(Comcast's current headquarters building, at 17th and JFK Boulevard, in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by William Thomas Cain/ Getty Images)

No Power Means No Cable As Olympic Games Begin

Most cable outages are power related and customers should have cable when the lights go back on.

02/07/2014

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Pa. Sets Up Hotline For Residents In Distress Due To Storm

Pennsylvania officials have established a toll-free hotline for residents who may be having difficulty coping with the stress of the storm aftermath.

02/07/2014

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