Articles Tagged ‘power outages’

Long Island Power Authority crews working to restore power in East Northport on Wednesday. (Photo credit: Rashed Mian)

LIPA Chairman Howard Steinberg Resigns

Long Island Power Authority chairman Howard Steinberg resigned from the board of trustees¬†Friday, adding to the list of top officials that have called it quits…



Long Island Power Outages: 650K Without Power

The number of LIPA customers without power dipped under 700,000 Thursday as the utility continues to concentrate its efforts on high-priority areas and debris removal…



As rain covers a window with droplets, fog partially hides the Empire State building, center, in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Heavy Rains Cause Power Outages and Road Closings

Morning commutes were stalled because of the rain and wind caused by the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole. The National Weather Service forecasts heavy rain…