University Of Connecticut Closing For Monday Snowstorm The University of Connecticut is closing its campuses and cancelling classes on Monday because of the expected snowstorm.
Airlines Prepare To Shut Down In Northeast For SnowstormAirlines are preparing to shut down operations along the East Coast as a major snowstorm packing up to three feet of snow barrels down on the region.
Powerful Storm Lashes Maine With Wind, SnowUtilities called in reinforcements from across Atlantic Canada and New England on Monday as they began the slow and painstaking process of restoring power to more than 100,000 homes and businesses left in the dark following a powerful snowstorm.
Storm To Send Temperatures Plunging To 35 Below In Some AreasHeavy bands of snow and strong winds Thursday threatened to create near-blizzard conditions in Maine to be followed by the coldest weather in three years — conditions severe enough that even skiers reconsidered going outside. Utility officials feared more power failures following the Christmas week ice storm.
1st Snowstorm Of 2014 Descends On New England, NY Residents and emergency management officials in New England and parts of New York prepared on Wednesday for a winter storm predicted to help usher in 2014 with snow and frigid temperatures across much of the region.
A Week After Ice Storm, Outages Linger In Maine More than 4,000 Maine residents are still without power a week after an ice storm hit parts of northern New England and utility officials say Sunday's snowstorm could cause more outages.
Coming Snow Could Slow Power Restoration EffortsThe ice that knocked out power to more than half a million people in the U.S. and Canada is stubbornly hanging on as frigid temperatures blanket a region from the Great Lakes to New England.
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Utility Calls Reached Half-Million A Day During StormAs Connecticut first began digging out from a major October snowstorm, its largest electric utility fielded as many as a half-million calls per day from customers who were angry and frustrated over widespread power outages.
Malloy Requests Major Disaster DeclarationGov. Dannel P. Malloy is asking President Barack Obama to issue a major disaster declaration for Connecticut following last month's freak October snow storm that left hundreds of thousands without power for days.
Power Almost All BackConnecticut's largest utility was working Tuesday night to finish restoring electricity to its remaining customers still in the dark following the pre-Halloween snow storm that originally knocked out power to more than 830,000 of its customers.
GOP Leader Calls For Special Session On UtilitiesThe Republican leader of the Connecticut House of Representatives says lawmakers need to meet for a special legislative session and require additional work crews for utilities, impose minimum staffing levels and other initiatives in the wake of last week's autumn nor'easter that left hundreds of thousands without power for most of the week.