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Power Outages Strike Brooklyn and Queens as Heat Wave Continues

Power outages in Brooklyn and Queens leaves residents without electricity on another scorcher of a day.

Borough Park »

Manhole Fire Leaves Borough Park Block Without Electricity

A manhole fire sparked on 14th Avenue in Brooklyn June 21, 2012.

New York City »

City Roasts as Heat Wave Stretches to Second Day

Scorching temperatures are expected to near triple digits Thursday.

Williamsburg »

Con Ed Brooklyn and Queens Power Cuts Restored in Some Areas

The power cuts have been restored to some Brooklyn neighborhoods, a Con Ed spokeswoman said.

Midwood »

Manhole Explosions Leave Midwood Residents Without Power

Two manhole explosions caused power outages on one Midwood block Tuesday night.

Inwood »

Con Edison Responsible for Fire That Almost 'Burned Alive' Inwood Family

Con Edison said a "cable burnout" was the cause of a March 23 fire that gutted an Inwood home.

New York City »

Man Arrested for Allegedly Stealing Manhole Covers

Andrew Modica, 46, reportedly confessed to swiping some of the covers.

Times Square & Theater District »

Restaurant Row Stumped by Tree Guard Thefts

The Times Square Alliance said that thieves stole 20 iron guards from trees on Restaurant Row.

New York City »

Dozens of Cast Iron Manhole Covers Stolen

More than 30 manhole covers have been stolen from city streets since March, Con Ed said.

Times Square & Theater District »

Major Times Square Redesign to Start in Spring

Initial construction will begin on Broadway in the spring and last through late 2015.

Vinegar Hill »

Fire Breaks Out at Con Ed Station in Brooklyn

A fire broke out on a bushing at a Con Ed power station in Vinegar Hill Sunday, producing heavy smoke.

Flushing & Whitestone »

Gas Odor Forces Evacuation of Queens School

Authorities rushed children and educators out of P.S. 21 in Flushing because of an "odor of gas."

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Con Edison Plant's Conversion to Gas Promises Cleaner Air and Cheaper Rates

Converting Con Ed's E. 74th Street plant from oil to natural gas will help air quality, officials said.

Downtown »

Judge Blocks Con Edison from Evicting Park51 Community Center

Justice Richard Braun ruled Nov. 25, 2011 that Con Edison cannot evict Park51 from 51 Park Place.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Water Main Break Closes Part of 21st Street

A water main break closed 21st Street, between Second and Third Avenues on Nov. 26, 2011.

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