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2012-07-08 10:20:08

MORRISTOWN, N.J., July 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) expects the vast majority of its 13,000 remaining customers without service to be restored by midnight Sunday. Some isolated, individual outages may last until Monday. Saturday evening's storm knocked out power to some 85,000 customers. JCP&L crews worked through the night and will continue their efforts until all power is restored. JCP&L customers without power can receive...

2011-08-29 16:13:00

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Aug. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, who remain without power from Hurricane Irene can pick up water and ice free of charge at a number of locations as storm-restoration efforts continue. Customers should go to the courtesy desk at individual stores and report that they are a JCP&L customer out of power. Participating stores in northern New Jersey include: Kings, 191 South...

2008-10-07 15:00:00

By HARVY LIPMAN, STAFF WRITER As far as the people running North Jersey's food pantries are concerned, the annual Action Against Hunger food drive couldn't be coming at a more crucial time. "We are totally out of certain critical foods," said Patricia Espy, executive director of the Center for Food Action in Englewood, which operates seven pantries in Bergen County and one in Passaic County. "The situation is dire. We need the drive to be as successful as possible." Conditions are even...