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2014-04-16 16:22:48

AKRON, Ohio, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy President and Chief Executive Officer Anthony J. Alexander announced today during a speech to the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges (OFIC) that the company will donate $50,000 to provide scholarships to deserving students attending member institutions. Based in Columbus, Ohio, OFIC includes 34 member institutions representing nearly 100,000 students. For more than 60 years, the organization has been America's premier...

2014-04-16 12:23:35

MORRISTOWN, N.J., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance customer service, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has hired 15 new meter readers who have been deployed throughout the company's 13 county service area. The new hires received comprehensive training before joining 125 meter readers currently on staff at JCP&L to record electrical usage on more than 1 million customers' meter. In addition, they can also be deployed as hazard...

2014-04-11 23:01:14

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of patients who allegedly developed Type-2 diabetes due to their use of the statin medication. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 As hundreds of Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) continue to move forward in federal court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes the publication of a new study that examines the potential impact of new statin guidelines issued last year by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart...

2014-04-11 16:20:32

Rebuild Will Enhance Reliability, Allow Future Growth WILLIAMSPORT, Md., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is rebuilding a major 500-kilovolt (kV) transmission line in Frederick County, Md., to enhance service reliability for existing customers and accommodate future electrical load growth in Maryland and West Virginia. The project will replace equipment that is more than 40 years old along a three-mile section of the...

2014-04-11 12:21:18

READING, Pa., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) continues to conduct tree trimming work in communities across its 15-county service area in Pennsylvania as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance system reliability. Since the beginning of the year, Met-Ed tree contractors have trimmed more than 600 circuit miles of electric lines as part of its approximately $14 million vegetation management spend for 2014, with an additional 2,300 miles...

2014-04-10 16:21:32

READING, Pa., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) continues to conduct tree trimming work in communities across its 31-county service area in Pennsylvania as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance system reliability. Since the beginning of the year, Penelec tree contractors have trimmed nearly 1,000 circuit miles of electric lines as part of its approximately $24 million vegetation management spend for 2014, with an additional 3,800 miles...

2014-04-10 08:27:50

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Market Updates for Security companies seeking to expand and diversify products to meet consumers' needs: DirectView Holdings, Inc. (OTC: DIRV), The ADT Corporation (NYSE: ADT), Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC), The Brink's Company (NYSE: BCO) and Cisco Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CSCO) DirectView Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: DIRV), a company focused on ownership and management of leading video and security...

2014-04-10 08:21:33

VAN BUREN, Ark., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ: USAK), a leading North American transportation and logistics solutions provider, today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously voted to terminate the Company's Stockholders' Rights Plan (the "Plan") effective April 11, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110114/DA30069LOGO Chairman of the Board Robert A. Peiser commented, "We adopted the Stockholders' Rights Plan in November 2012 as we...

2014-04-09 16:22:48

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco (NYSE: TYC) announced today that its remaining stake in Atkore International, the company's former electrical and metal products business, has been redeemed by Atkore in a cash transaction valued at approximately $250 million. Tyco previously sold a majority interest in Atkore to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, LLC, in 2010. ABOUT TYCOTyco (NYSE: TYC) is the world's largest pure-play fire protection and security company. Tyco...

2014-04-08 12:23:28

WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Government policies are jeopardizing the reliability and affordability of a service that is vital to the nation's economy, productivity and competitiveness, according to FirstEnergy President and CEO Anthony J. Alexander. Alexander spoke at today's U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Institute for 21(st) Century Energy event in Washington, D.C. He said there are no easy choices, but he believes the nation can strike the right balance to ensure...


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