| Jul 2, 2012
| 5:27 AM
Consolidated Edison locked out its unionized workers early Sunday after contract negotiations collapsed.
The utility suspended the 8,500 workforce just before 2 a.m., a strike still looms large. Approximately 5,000 managers are now running the show....
| Jul 16, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Con Ed has reinstated health insurance Sunday for 8,500 utility workers who were locked out on June 30 after their contract expired and negotiations over a new one failed.
Consolidated Edison of New York will continue contact negotiations Monday, nut...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:19 PM
The city will go under a high-wind watch on Wednesday, with city parks, beaches and playgrounds set to be closed for a day starting at noon as a nor'easter approached the region hard hit by Superstorm Sandy.
The city will try to get people to leave...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 12:05 PM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Nov. 5, 2012 – Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas crews from four distribution cooperatives have been dispatched to assist with power restoration efforts in New York. The outages are the result of Hurricane Sandy.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 3:55 PM
Just a day after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo blasted LIPA and National Grid during a press conference, Con Edison CEO Kevin Burke says he is “sorry” but still plans on applying for rate hikes.
"We've been investing in our system and part...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:38 PM
As the Tri-State Area continues its shaky recovery from the damage wreaked by Sandy, signs of recovery are offset by reminders of the extent of damage caused by the super storm.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced that gas rationing will end at 6 a....
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:13 PM
A former employee of Con Edison was allegedly using company computers to pimp out underage girls, PIX 11 News has learned.
Royce Corley is expected to be in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday after the NYPD earlier this year pulled the plug on the former...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 9:47 AM
A massive fire and explosion Friday left a dozen firefighters injured and residents displaced in the Inwood section of Manhattan.
According to authorities, flames broke out at about 3 a.m. at the home on West 217th Street.
Neighbor Juan Sori told...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:01 AM
An elevator repairman died after he was electrocuted while working at a Midtown office building Wednesday night.
The man's body was discovered at about 9:30 Wednesday night on the ninth floor of the 40-story building, located at 1290 6th Avenue, near...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 8:38 AM
Westchester County residents experienced some unseasonable conditions as a mix of hail and heavy thunderstorms bought down trees and utility poles in Yonkers Tuesday night while causing mountains of slush and ice to build up in parking lots and on...
| Jul 24, 2009
| 9:19 AM
A three-alarm blaze ripped through a Con Edison substation in the Little Neck section of Queens leaving 700 customers in the dark Friday morning.
There were clouds of heavy black smoke and flames of 20 feet shot out to the sky, witnesses said.