Power Outages

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2,000 Homes Still Without Power In LA County

Utility crews continue to work Wednesday to restore power to about 2,100 customers throughout Los Angeles County.

09/17/2014

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Power Outages Hit Thousands Of Southern California Homes

This week’s heat wave just got hotter after power was knocked out to thousands of customers throughout Los Angeles County.

09/16/2014

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Heatwave Sets Sights On Record Highs

It did not take long for the heat to return on Sunday. In some areas, it never really went away.

09/14/2014

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Car Slams Into Power Pole In Malibu; ‘Major’ Traffic Delays Expected

Authorities on Saturday continued to work on a power pole that was knocked down by an alleged hit-and-run driver in Malibu.

08/16/2014

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SCE To Pay $24.5M In Penalties For 2011 Electrocutions, Windstorm Outages

The California Public Utilities Commission finalized $24.5 million in penalties Thursday against Southern California Edison for extended outages caused by a 2011 windstorm that left almost 400,000 customers without power, and for a separate case in which three people were electrocuted.

08/14/2014

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Summer Storm Knocks Out Power In Inland Empire

A storm in the Inland Empire caused 4,000 Southern California Edison customers, including homes, businesses and schools, to lose power early Monday.

08/19/2013

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Hit-And-Run Driver Knocked Down Power Pole Causing Power Outages In Canyon Country

Some Santa Clarita residents were without power Tuesday night after a hit-and-run driver knocked down a power pole, which caused a transformer explosion.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2013

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More Than 1,700 DWP Customers In Hollywood Hills Without Power

More than 1,700 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers in the Hollywood Hills are were without power Thursday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2013

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Rain Leaves Thousands Of LADWP, SoCal Edison Customers Without Power

Thousands of Southland residents were without power Monday morning, primarily due to weather.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/06/2013

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Thousands Still Without Power After Tuesday’s Wild Winds

More than 2,000 customers in L.A. and nearly 2,000 more in eastern L.A. County are still without power after strong winds swept across Southern California Tuesday, downing trees and power lines.

12/19/2012

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Downed Power Lines, Weather-Related Outages Cut Service To Thousands

About 900 customers were without power in scattered outages throughout Los Angeles Wednesday evening.

04/25/2012

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State To Investigate Power Restoration Delays After Windstorm

The State Public Utilities Commission has launched an investigation spurred by the power outages brought on by last week’s fierce windstorm. Their question — why is it taking so long to get the lights back on?

12/07/2011

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Is Your Child’s Public School Re-Opening Monday?

Here is a list of public school districts scheduled for re-opening Monday, Dec. 5:

12/04/2011

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Reporting Power Outages And Downed Electrical Lines

Here is a list of numbers, websites to report downed power lines, report outages and for the latest updates on when service will be restored.

12/02/2011

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Winds Knock Out Movie Studio Power, Down Tree At Home Of Celeb

Fierce Santa Ana winds hit Southern California on Wednesday night, causing scattered power outages and property damage.

12/01/2011

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