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Local Utility Crews Mobilizing For Superstorm Sandy

Local utility crews have mobilized their workers in preparation for widespread power outages anticipated from Superstorm Sandy.


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Hurricane Sandy is expected to make landfall on the east coast over the weekend and it could mean some nasty weather is coming to our area.


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Utility Truck Slams Into Penn Hills Home

A Duquesne Light Company truck, also known as a winch, rolled through a yard, down a hillside, and into the side of a house adjacent to a cul-de-sac on Hazel Road in Penn Hills late Monday afternoon.


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Crews Work To Repair Hays Water Main Break

Crews are working to repair a Saturday morning water main break in Pittsburgh’s Hays neighborhood.


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3 Sought In Utility Worker Impersonation Incident

Pittsburgh police are looking for two men and a woman who they say went door-to-door at a senior citizen apartment complex in Lawrenceville claiming to be utility workers.


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Thousands In The Dark After Storms

Some people in western Pennsylvania remain without power after strong storms pummeled the region Thursday.


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Power Outage Causes Problems At Allegheny County Jail

A power outage caused some problems at the Allegheny County Jail Sunday evening.


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Power Crews Working In Aftermath Of Storms

Following a line of afternoon thunderstorms, several thousand homes are without power in the Pittsburgh area.


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Local House Appears Close To Collapsing

A three-story house on Forsythe Street in Pittsburgh’s Marshall-Shadeland neighborhood has been abandoned for over a decade. Today, it started coming apart.


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Toppled Tree Causes Power Outages In Emsworth

Snow wasn’t the only problem today when a late April storm hit the area. Strong winds toppled a large tree in the borough of Emsworth. It happened at the 200 block of Greenwood Avenue, one of the highest points in the borough — if not the highest point.


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Utility Pole Falls Onto Cars On North Side

A utility pole fell onto some vehicles along a street on Pittsburgh’s North Side overnight.


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Local School’s Students Pledge To Save Energy

Students at St. Margaret of Scotland school in Green Tree — and their parents — are going green by signing this pledge to install at home items in an energy efficiency kit sent free to participants from Duquesne Light.


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Winds Knock Out Power Across Area

Strong winds have caused power outages across the area. Allegheny Power has approximately 8,500 customers without power.


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Do Your Homework On Electricity Deals

Electricity is essential in every home and delivered through large transmission lines across the nation, but is it time to switch from Duquesne Light to a lower priced electricity supplier?


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Road, Utility Crews Brace For Snow, Ice

PennDOT as well as utility companies are ready for the wintry mix that’s moving across our area. Road crews spent much of Friday pre-treating roads by applying a salt brine to the pavement so that ice won’t bond to the surface.