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2014-09-04 08:24:27

- Inaugural Icebox Derby culminates in a relay race at The Field Museum CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past six weeks, 30 young women from across Chicagoland have worked determinedly in teams to transform old refrigerators into electric race cars. They finally saw the fruits of their labor this Saturday, August 23, as they raced their cars head-to-head with fellow competitors and competed in a series of STEM-related challenges for the chance to take home the...

2014-03-05 20:20:33

Award for Top Utility Leader Presented at Ceremony in Washington, D.C. CHICAGO, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ComEd President and CEO Anne Pramaggiore was named Utility Industry CEO of the Year by Energy Central, publisher of EnergyBiz magazine, at a gathering this week in Washington, D.C. Martin Rosenberg, editor-in-chief of the magazine, said Pramaggiore was selected, among other reasons, based on the company's success in securing passage of the Energy Infrastructure...

2014-01-30 16:22:45

ComEd launches "The Power of One" campaign CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diane Latiker, a mother of eight and grandmother to 13, began her outreach by opening her home as a safe haven to kids on the block. Her compassion to help a few has created an award-winning non-profit organization, "Kids off the Block," dedicated to providing more than 1,500 young people positive alternatives to gangs, drugs, truancy, violence, and the juvenile justice system. Today she has a center...

2014-01-28 16:21:21

Utility also offers financial assistance to customers in need CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the record cold temperatures in northern Illinois, ComEd has taken extra steps to ensure the electrical system is functioning as effectively as possible to meet the extraordinary needs of customers during this period. "ComEd understands the impact a loss of electrical service can have on customers - especially with the extreme weather that can also place stress on the system," said...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.