First comes the frigid cold, then comes the big utility bills. If you haven’t received a larger than normal heating bill this winter, it’s probably coming. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about simple things you can do to keep costs under control.
If you’ve driven the Vine Street Expressway and parts of the Schuylkill after sunset over the past couple months, you might have noticed fewer lights along the way.
Crews are responding to 19th and Spruce Streets in Philadelphia where a transformer has exploded.
This weekend’s winter storm came and went, but not before it left behind some tricky travel conditions.
Winter in Philadelphia can be downright bone-chilling, but don’t let plummeting temperatures translate into soaring expenses when it comes to heating your home. Try some of these expert-recommended ideas to save on the cost of staying warm during those cold winter months.
At Franklin Square, PECO workers and volunteers were busy Tuesday getting the park ready for the holidays.
PECO reported the outage in the area of Gravel Road and Street Road in Southampton during the morning hours.
A debate is heating up over whether to reauthorize Pa. Act 201, a law that gives utilities the authority to shut off heat and electricity during the winter for all but the poorest of the poor.
Mayor Nutter presided as local firms signed what he called the “Philadelphia Jobs Compact.”
Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office has charged 50-year-old Douglas Deimidio with Theft of Services for tampering with the electric meter inside of his home
Bassist Warren Oree co-produced the West Oak Lane Jazz and Arts Festival with partner Graziella Dinuzzo for eight years. But when the festival was cancelled in 2012, he began looking for a way to rebuild the Philadelphia jazz scene.
A PECO spokesperson says a transformer malfunction left more than 4,000 customers without power in Sellersville Wednesday night.
The break happened around 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Washington Lane and Township Line Road.
Numerous power outages were reported across the Greater Philadelphia Area due to the severe storms.
The West Philadelphia Coalition for Neighborhood Schools envisions the Lea Elementary schoolyard as an asset not just to the school but to the whole community and, in fact, the whole city.