When you hear the term “Polar Vortex” it creates an image of ice and snow. There are reports that one is making its way toward our area this week.
What do you say we jump right to the bottom line? On June 1, 70 percent of West Penn Power customers and 47 percent of Duquesne Light customers are going to see their electric bills go up.
The polar vortex made it a bad winter… will it also make it a bad spring?
If there’s some good news coming out of this brutally cold winter, it’s that we could be seeing less stink bugs.
The Central Blood Bank is asking for your help to replenish supplies.
The ice on the Allegheny River at East Brady is a solid crust.
It almost seemed like spring, even though temperatures hovered in the 20s.
Evey True Value hit the equivalent of the salt Powerball jackpot overnight.
How cold is it? Furnaces are working overtime; and if you do venture out, the less exposure to artic temperatures – courtesy of the polar vortex – the better.
You wouldn’t think the deer of North Park would get much company on a day like this.
The call center at the local AAA is busier than ever.
The extreme cold caused several problems Tuesday. The cold weather is being blamed for delays on the Port Authority’s light rail system as well as water main breaks across the area.
An older, yellow lab is just one example of why the Animal Rescue League is staying open for more than 60 hours straight.
With temperatures dipping below zero, several warming shelters have opened around the area for people who need to get out of the dangerous cold.
People around the area are taking the frigid weather very seriously and many schools around the area are closed today.