LIPA Bills Increasing For Second Time This SummerThe average single-family home will have to pay about $6.21 more in September. LIPA is citing higher energy costs during peak air-conditioning use for the latest hike.
Man Runs Amok With Stolen Bucket Truck; Blacks Out 6,000 On Long IslandA huge cleanup was under way Tuesday on Long Island following a bizarre incident that left thousands of homes without power earlier in the morning.
Angry LIPA Customers Say They Can't Get Clear Answers About Power Restoration For those on Long Island without power since Sandy struck, there is word from the Long Island Power Authority that they won't want to hear.
Looting Becomes Problem On Long Island's South Shore; LIPA Under Half A Million OutagesOn Long Island, looting has become such a problem on the south shore that state police are on patrol.