| Sep 24, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Gov. Paterson announces formation of a working group from LIPA and Con Ed to analyze the proposal for a wind farm off Queens. Release after the jump.......
| Jan 28, 2009
| 4:30 PM
We've already heard from Rep. Peter King, ranking member of the House homeland security committee, saying he did nothing wrong in facilitating a $3 million federal allocation for protective manhole covers like those built by a local company, Manhole......
| 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....
| Dec 8, 2009
| 5:46 PM
EAST HILLS, N.Y. - A man was rescued after spending more than four hours Tuesday trapped up to his chest in sand and soil after falling into a Long Island cesspool, authorities said.
The man, who was not immediately identified, was in stable condition...
| 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.
| 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...
| Feb 28, 2010
| 4:55 PM
Con Ed crews continued to work overnight into Sunday to restore service to customers who lost power after this week's monster snow storm.
Nearly 10,000 customers in Westchester were still without power Sunday morning.
Con Edison said many of the...
| Mar 17, 2009
STATEN ISLAND (WPIX) -- Staten Island residents had themselves saying "what was that loud boom" last night. Whatever the noise was, it was heard in at least six neighborhoods and rattled nerves and windows at about 7:55p.m. Monday.
Calls to 911 came...
| Mar 6, 2010
| 1:44 PM
Memory masters from across the country competed Saturday in the 13th annual "USA Memory Championship."
Dozens of mental athletes -- including students, entrepreneurs, scientists, secretaries and business owners, gathered at Consolidated Edison's Grand...