Latest Ten-digit dialing Stories

2009-11-13 10:18:00

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Residential and business customers with both 203 and 860 area codes should be prepared for the introduction of the 475 and 959 area codes.

2009-11-10 10:11:00

GREENWICH, Conn., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning Nov.

2009-05-12 09:15:00

Get Ready to Dial the Area Code for All Local Calls GREENWICH, Conn., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning May 16, Verizon customers within the 203 area code should begin dialing the area code plus the seven-digit number for all local calls. The Connecticut Department of Public Utility Control has ordered the implementation of the 203/475 area-code "overlay" to ensure a continuing supply of telephone numbers in the state.

2008-12-30 13:26:00

Fax Machines, Computer Modems, Burglar Alarms Must Be Programmed by End of February to Dial Area Code First CHARLESTON, W.Va., Dec.

2008-11-01 00:01:04

CHARLESTON, W.Va., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- This weekend, the change to Eastern Standard Time is also a good time to get ready for West Virginia's upcoming change to local 10-digit dialing.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.