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“Light Up Night” Ushers In Holiday Season Downtown

Christmas time has officially started downtown when “Light Up Night” commences the holiday season Friday.

11/17/2011

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Fire Breaks Out In Building Owned By UPMC

A two-alarm fire erupted in the basement of a 9-story building, recently renovated and purchased by UPMC. The building straddles the Shadyside-Bloomfield neighborhood, between Centre Avenue and Baum Boulevard.

10/10/2011

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Power Outages Reported In Wake Of Storms

Another round of storms has knocked out power for thousands of residents in the Pittsburgh area.

08/20/2011

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Storms Knock Out Power, Cause Damage

Strong thunderstorms rolled through the area this morning. Some locations saw heavy rains, lightning and for others, dime-sized hail.

08/19/2011

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Heat, Storms Leave Hundreds Without Power

The thunderstorms and the hot weather have caused some power outages in the Pittsburgh area. According to Duquesne Light, 7,000 customers are without power, mostly in the northern and eastern parts of Allegheny County.

07/22/2011

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Scattered Outages Add To Heat Misery

Scattered power outages only made things worse for people dealing with intense heat in the Pittsburgh region.

07/21/2011

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Conserving Energy Helps Keep Your Home Cool

The Pittsburgh area is embarking on a heat wave. There are ways to keep your home cool that go beyond cranking up the air conditioning.

07/20/2011

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Lightning Strikes Transformer In West View

Lightning struck a transformer box on a utility pole in West View early Tuesday morning.

07/19/2011

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Storms Knock Out Power To Thousands

Fast-moving storms hit the Pittsburgh area Monday night and knocked out power to thousands.

07/12/2011

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Regular Service Resumes In Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel

Bus and trolley service through the Port Authority’s Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel is back to normal and running in both directions. A power problem impacted traffic during the Monday morning rush hour.

06/13/2011

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Consumers Encouraged To Conserve Energy On Hot Days

Water – whether you are drinking it or getting in it – is one way to deal with the heat. The other is air conditioning. The problem with that is as people come home for work, there is a spike in power usage – all about the same time.

06/09/2011

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Home & Garden Show Opens Downtown

The 30th Home and Garden Show is now open for business at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. This year’s show features more than 1,500 exhibitors in six miles of aisles.

03/04/2011

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Duquesne Light Prepares For Storm

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for much of the area and it’s expected to bring a fair amount of ice with it. The concern over power outages is heightened when […]

01/31/2011

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Dominion Energy Offers Discount For Duquesne Light Customers

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Duquesne Light customers are getting a special deal from Dominion Energy. The offer is detailed in a letter that is being delivered to 200,000 Duquesne Light customers. “This keeps your rate lower […]

11/16/2010

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