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BGE Says All Power Outages From Irene Are Restored

Baltimore Gas and Electric says it has restored service to all customers who lost power due to Hurricane Irene, except for a few individual outages.


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More Than 2,000 BGE Customers Still Without Power

More than a week after Hurricane Irene, BGE crews are still working overtime to restore power to homes.


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Thousands Of BGE Customers Still Don’t Have Power

It is almost day six without power, and crews are working non-stop to turn the lights back on. Still, almost 50,000 BGE customers are spending another night in the dark.


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300,000 Customers In Mid-Atlantic Lack Power

Utility companies say nearly 300,000 customers in the mid-Atlantic region are still in the dark days after Hurricane Irene blasted the area with heavy rain and winds.


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5,000 Customers In D.C. Lack Power; No Big Problems

A flash flood warning is in effect in the District of Columbia and officials are warning that the city could get more than 4 inches of rain over the next few hours as Hurricane Irene races up the Eastern Seaboard.


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BGE: All Systems Operating Well Following Quake

Baltimore Gas & Electric spokesman Rob Gould says the utility’s systems appear to be operating well, although inspections are ongoing following an earthquake along the East Coast.


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Md. Water Main Break Cuts Service To 100 Customers

Authorities say an elementary school in Fort Washington is without water on the first day of school following a water main break.


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D.C. Regulators Adopt Rules To Fine Pepco For Outage

The D.C. Public Service Commission has adopted new performance standards for Pepco that could allow them to fine the utility up to $100,000 for each infraction.


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Power Being Restored After Storms In D.C. Area

Power is being restored after storms battered the Washington region overnight.


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Consulting Report Faults Pepco Plan As Hasty

A new report by independent consultants says a Pepco plan aimed at reducing power outages was assembled hastily and should be revamped.


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Jewelry Store Opens With A Cause

A unique store has just opened in Mt. Washington, where customers can do their holiday shopping while at the same time helping the hungry in Baltimore.