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UConn Avery Point Closed Due To Power Outage

UConn says its Avery Point campus in Groton is closed.


A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Gov. Asks Transit Authority To Sue Electric Company

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is calling on the chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to pursue legal action against Con Edison to recover losses from last month’s power failure affecting Metro-North’s New Haven Line.



Con Ed Plans To Create Temporary Substation To Increase Metro North Train Service

Using residential power near the railroad station, and three portable transformers, Con Ed is going to try and create a temporary substation near the Harrison railroad station. It’s never been tried, and of course they […]


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Many Blackhawks Fans Miss The Big Game After Storm Knocks Out Power

Those who got to see the Blackhawks rally to beat the Bruins and win the Stanley Cup last night won’t soon forget it, but unfortunately neither will those who didn’t get to see the big win, after a strong, fast-moving storm knocked out power.


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Power Restored At UConn Storrs Campus

A power outage is affecting much of the University of Connecticut.


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Trucker Blamed for Power Outage

A trucker is accused of knocking down a half-dozen utility poles that led to a power outage affecting nearly 200 residents and forcing a Waterbury school to shut.


Halloween decorations in Newington were covered by snow during a storm on October 29.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Utility Stands By Restoration Projection

Connecticut Light & Power says seven times its normal number of line crews are working to restore power after the October snow storm, and it remains on track to restore electricity to 99 percent of its customers by midnight Sunday.



CL&P Releases Estimated Power Outage Restoration Projections

CL&P has just issued their projected timeline of when each town in Connecticut should expect to be restored to 99%.