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David Caplan
July 29, 2019 - 3:52 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Con Edison on Monday afternoon announced that it has "determined the root cause" of the July 13th blackout that left thousands of Manhattanites on the West Side and in midtown without power, adding that it has "taken steps to prevent a recurrence." "We identified a flawed...
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July 20, 2019 - 1:01 pm
There are fears of another power outage like the one that left a chunk of Manhattan’s West Side in the dark for hours last Saturday as a heatwave grips the Tri-State.
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David Caplan
July 15, 2019 - 5:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- In its preliminary review of this past weekend's blackout -- that left parts of midtown Manhattam and the west side in the dark Saturday night -- Con Ed blames faulty equipment. "Our inspection of equipment and preliminary review of system data over the past 40 hours...
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July 14, 2019 - 12:31 pm
A power outage struck the heart of Manhattan Saturday—stranding passengers on subways, gridlocking drivers that had to navigate the streets without traffic lights and bringing the curtain down on Broadway shows—in a blackout for which the cause is still unknown.
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July 14, 2019 - 10:36 am
A power outage crippled the tourist-filled heart of Manhattan just as Saturday night Broadway shows were set to go on, sending theater-goers spilling into siren-filled streets, knocking out Times Square's towering electronic screens and bringing subway lines to a near halt.
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July 13, 2019 - 7:35 pm
A massive power outage hit Manhattan on Saturday evening, plunging tens of thousands of people into darkness, with outages reported across a more than 30-block radius for about five hours—42 years to the day after the historic 1977 blackout.
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Manhattan blackout
Christopher Sadowski/Special to NorthJersey.com via Imagn Content Services, LLC
July 13, 2019 - 7:35 pm
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS ) – A massive power outage hit Manhattan on Saturday evening, plunging tens of thousands of people into darkness, with outages reported across a more than 30-block radius for about five hours—42 years to the day after the historic 1977 blackout. Power has been restored after...
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