Tri-State Area Utilities Prepping For Storms, Hurricane JoaquinUtilities around the Tri-State area are gearing up for storms that are expected to bring heavy rain and flooding as Hurricane Joaquin makes its way towards the East Coast.
Oak Tree Snaps On Staten Island, Knocking Out Power For 200 CustomersResidents say it appears the tree was falling apart from the inside out.
Crews Finish Repairs After Manhole Explosion In Hell’s KitchenCrews finished cleaning up damage on Saturday that was left behind by a manhole explosion in the middle of Manhattan.
Woman Narrowly Misses Being Hit By Falling Tree In QueensBaumgardner said three separate times the city came and told him essentially he should not believe his eyes.
Manhole Fire Knocks Out Power In Washington Heights As Tri-State Faces Another Day Of Extreme HeatAbout 800 Con Edison customers lost power after a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Washington Heights. It happened around 5 a.m. Thursday.
More Pressure On The Power Grid As Temperatures Again Soar Across Tri-StateTemperatures soared into the 90s again Wednesday, putting incredible demand on the power grid and leaving some sweating in dark rooms.
Con Ed: Winter Damage, Heat, High Demand To Blame For Summer Power WoesPower problems were spread around the area as the heat soared into the mid-90s for a second day Wednesday, and Con Edison said many factors – including damage dating back to the winter – are to blame.
Manhole Explodes In Brooklyn As Storms, Heat Hit Tri-State AreaCon Edison crews worked overnight to make repairs to the system, including fixing power lines that became so overheated, they caught on fire.
Thousands Without Power On Staten Island Amid Hot And Humid WeatherIt's the second day of hazy, hot and humid conditions across much of the Tri-State area.
21-Year-Old Woman Killed By Falling Tree In New Jersey After Powerful StormsA family was in shock late Wednesday, after 21-year-old college student was struck and killed by a falling tree outside her home in Bergen County, New Jersey.
Manhole Fires Make For Subway Headaches In BrooklynManhole fires along Bergen Street snagged multiple subway lines from downtown Brooklyn to Park Slope Wednesday afternoon.
Astoria Apartment Complex Residents In Weekslong Fight To Have Gas RestoredResidents of a Queens apartment complex are fed up after going the past month and a half without hot water and cooking gas.