(The pitch at PPL Park, in Chester, Pa.   Photo by Greg Orlandini)

PPL Park, Home Stadium for Philadelphia Union, Getting a Name Change

Come this fall, the Philadlephia Union won’t be playing in PPL Park anymore.


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PPL Cutting 450 Jobs Ahead Of Plant Spinoff

A Pennsylvania utility says it’s eliminating 450 jobs as part of cost-cutting stemming from a planned spinoff of its competitive generation business.


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Latest Power Outage Information

Wednesday’s storm is now officially the second most damaging and the worst winter storm in PECO’s history.



City Of Philadelphia Gives Shoppers A Holiday Gift

If you’re trying to plan your holiday errands, the City of Philadelphia has a gift for you again this year: free Saturday parking at meters city wide at 11 a.m. starting tomorrow.



Pa. Attorney General Warning Consumers About Energy Scam

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane says agents in the state have been getting numerous complaints about people –whether in person or on the phone – pretending to be employees of PPL or Duquesne Light.


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Power Outages

Utility companies are reporting multiple power outages due to the storm.


(Fallen electric wires lay across a car on Central Avenue near 21st Street in Ocean City, NJ.  Credit: David Madden)

Electric Utilities Making Slow, Steady Progress in Restoring Power

Many regional utilities are estimating that the last of their customers will be back online by Sunday.


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Utility Companies Get Approval To Put Power Lines Through National Parks

The National Park Service has given two utilities permission to put power lines through scenic recreation areas popular with Philadelphia area residents, including the Delaware Water Gap.


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Gov. Christie Says Utilities Working To Restore Power Across NJ

There were still a number of outages in our area following the weekend winter storm.



Electricity Slowly Being Restored To The Region, Mass Transit Back On Track

The latest update to area power outages are listed.



Rare October Snow Cuts Power To Thousands Across The Region

Mother Nature’s October surprise snowfall has already caused tens of thousands of power outages as trees weighted down by heavy flakes topple onto power lines.



Latest Power Outage Information

The latest storm has sent thousands without power. Here are the latest power outages reported around the Delaware Valley.


Lehigh Valley Expecting Heavy Ice Accumulation, Possible Outages

If the Philadelphia region gets heavy ice accumulation, the power company is expecting significant power outages. By significant, officials mean about 50,000 customers could lose power in the Lehigh Valley and Poconos.