| Oct 7, 2009
| 12:53 PM
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- Many people in the Tri-State area are in the dark Wednesday after high powered winds moving through the area knocked down power lines.
The Long Island Power Authority is reporting 7,292 customers on Long Island and the Rockaways...
| Oct 14, 2009
| 1:42 PM
Nassau County police are on the hunt for two men who they say impersonated Con Edison workers and forced their way into a home in Hewlett.
The suspects, wearing Con Ed uniforms, gained access into the residence after a house keeper answered the door...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 7:48 AM
The group of Muslims planning to build a 13-story Islamic center and mosque near ground zero appears plagued by divisions that raise questions about the future of the project, with one major investor saying he is prepared to sell some or all of the site...
| Oct 1, 2010
| 8:29 AM
Gusty winds, heavy rain and flooding are the rule in a long list of New York City neighborhoods still recovering from the tornadoes that struck two weeks ago.
On 4th Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn Friday morning, two blue tarpaulins slammed against a...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:15 PM
Termites may have caused an entire row of utility poles to suddenly fall Tuesday afternoon in the Springfield Gardens section of Queens.
Five polls came tumbling down on 157th Street -- one of which fell on a UPS truck -- which prompted about 60 homes on...
| Jul 6, 2010
| 6:39 PM
When you were chowing down on burgers on July 4th, bet you never guessed you'd be the one sizzling on the grill two days later. But power company Consolidated Edison saw it coming and they say they're ready for a fight with mother nature.
| Jul 10, 2010
| 2:46 PM
Con Edison is asking customers in Brooklyn to turn off non-essential appliances after reducing voltage in the borough by eight percent.
The reduction in electricity comes after equipment problems affecting the electrical cables that supply power to a...
| Jul 26, 2010
| 4:04 AM
Thousands of homes on Long Island and in the Bronx are without power after a fierce storm ripped through the area.
The National Weather Service says the storm touched down in the Bronx at around 3 p.m. Sunday and swept east through Nassau and Suffolk...
| Feb 7, 2010
| 4:25 PM
Con Edison crews from Orange and Rockland counties left early Sunday morning to help Atlantic City Electric restore power to customers left in the dark after Saturday's nor'easter.
Seventy-two workers are involved in the effort, and are expected to spend...
| Feb 11, 2010
| 10:54 AM
An explosion in a transformer underneath a Manhattan sidewalk sent flames up the front of a landmark building Thursday, shattering windows and blackening the front of several stories. No injuries were reported.
Consolidated Edison spokesman Christopher...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 5:10 AM
An intense fire tore through a Consolidated Edison substation in Westchester County early Wednesday morning.
At about 5:30 a.m. wild flames engulfed the substation at 142 Kingston Avenue in Yonkers. The station is west of the New York State Thruway....