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Northwest Herald
Uniform cameras worth the priceThe city recently was awarded a $9,600 grant from the Metropolitan Mayors Caucu
Uniform cameras worth the price
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The city recently was awarded a $9,600 grant from the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus and ComEd to subsidize the purchase of cameras for police staff. The total cost of implementing the program – including buying the cameras, training and video footage... Read more
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Daily Herald
Cheaper electricity rate in Gurneeaggregation contract. The price now is 6.27 cents per kilowatt hour instead of
Cheaper electricity rate in Gurnee
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
aggregation contract. The price now is 6.27 cents per kilowatt hour instead of 6.69 cents through July 2017. Officials said the amended rate is locked for the final 13 months of the contract, as opposed to ComEd pricing that fluctuate... Read more
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PhysOrg
New and improved IdleBox tool to aid in reduction of auto idlingprograms, fostering public confidence and avoiding confusion." IdleBox has a p
New and improved IdleBox tool to aid in reduction of auto idling
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
programs, fostering public confidence and avoiding confusion." IdleBox has a proven track record by users."At ComEd, we used the IdleBox toolkit to create posters and information cards that were used for an internal education program.... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Morrison motorcyclist dies in collision with sheriff's carall questions to Illinois State Police, which is investigating. A call to state
Morrison motorcyclist dies in collision with sheriff's car
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
all questions to Illinois State Police, which is investigating. A call to state police seeking comment has not yet been returned. According to Damhoff's Facebook page, he was a ComEd employee. He is survived by his wife, Lynette, amo... Read more
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Valley Free Press
3 women bicycling across U.S. to raise money for Shabbona Pathwayraised through grants, $90,000 is needed. The project was notified last week th
3 women bicycling across U.S. to raise money for Shabbona Pathway
Valley Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
raised through grants, $90,000 is needed. The project was notified last week that it has been awarded a $10,000 grant from ComEd Green Region Program. The project’s committee has raised $35,000, including donations from local benefactors and a... Read more
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The Amboy News
Amboy News Harold J. Voyby his sister, June Barbara Persson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and rem
Amboy News Harold J. Voy
The Amboy News / Posted 5 days ago
by his sister, June Barbara Persson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and remained involved with the American Legion. Harold retired from ComEd. He was an avid outdoorsman and sportsman. He also enjoyed dancing with his brid... Read more
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Daily Herald
Severe storms knock out power, snarl trains in Chicagothere have been no immediate reports of injuries. Service on the brown and red
Severe storms knock out power, snarl trains in Chicago
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
there have been no immediate reports of injuries. Service on the brown and red lines was also impacted by storm debris. ComEd reports about 24,000 customers are without power in Cook County. A flash flood warning is in effect for northeastern... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Severe Weather Brings Flooding, Damage to the Chicago Area(Published 25 minutes ago) 61,000 people were left without power across Chicag
Severe Weather Brings Flooding, Damage to the Chicago Area
NBC Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
(Published 25 minutes ago) 61,000 people were left without power across Chicago and the northern suburbs, according to ComEd. Crews worked through the night to fix the outages, and at 8 a.m. Sunday, 90 percent had been restored. Because of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Ill. Hwy. 83 blocked by down electrical wires in Elk Grove VillageDowned electrical wires are blocking Ill. Hwy. 83 at Devon Avenue in Elk Grove
Ill. Hwy. 83 blocked by down electrical wires in Elk Grove Village
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Downed electrical wires are blocking Ill. Hwy. 83 at Devon Avenue in Elk Grove Village today. ComEd has eight trucks on the scene. A police officer directing traffic said the wires have been blocking the road since about 6:30 a.m. Police are... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Harold J. VoyT. Scully, on May 29, 1954. He was a veteran of the Army, and remained involved
Harold J. Voy
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
T. Scully, on May 29, 1954. He was a veteran of the Army, and remained involved with the American Legion. He retired from ComEd. He was an avid outdoorsman and sportsman. He also enjoyed dancing with his bride of 62 years. Survivors include his... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburbs clean up after powerful storm ThursdaySuburbs are cleaning up while ComEd continues to assist people who lost power a
Suburbs clean up after powerful storm Thursday
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Suburbs are cleaning up while ComEd continues to assist people who lost power after a line of heavy storms swept through the area Thursday evening. The line of storms carrying 60 mph winds and heavy rain moved through the northwest suburbs at about... Read more
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Daily Herald
Short but crucial link in Lake County trail system completetrail splits. One length heads west past a hay field to the Bull Creek subdivis
Short but crucial link in Lake County trail system complete
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
trail splits. One length heads west past a hay field to the Bull Creek subdivision. The other goes north near towering ComEd power lines to connect with the Casey Trail and points beyond, including the Des Plaines River Trail, which runs the... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Harold VoyScully, on May 29, 1954. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and remained involv
Harold Voy
Bureau County Republican / Posted 9 days ago
Scully, on May 29, 1954. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and remained involved with the American Legion. He retired from ComEd. He was an avid outdoorsman and sportsman. He also enjoyed dancing with his bride of 62 years. Survivors include his... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Excessive heat warning issued for Thursday, Fridayof 2012, when from July 2 through July 7, temperatures were in the upper 90s an
Excessive heat warning issued for Thursday, Friday
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
of 2012, when from July 2 through July 7, temperatures were in the upper 90s and even spiked to over 100 around July 5. ComEd spokeswoman Annette Martinez said their agency will have additional staffing in place to ensure they’re ready to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
High-temperature forecast could lead to slower commutesat the hottest times of the day. "And if it gets too hot for you, consider hop
High-temperature forecast could lead to slower commutes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
at the hottest times of the day. "And if it gets too hot for you, consider hopping on a bus or a train," Villaire said. ComEd spokeswoman Annette Martinez said the utility will have additional staff in place to respond to potential issues. "We... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Woodstock receives grant for police body camera programThe city received a $9,600 grant from the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus and ComEd
Woodstock receives grant for police body camera program
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The city received a $9,600 grant from the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus and ComEd to go toward the purchase of cameras for the police staff, according to Woodstock grant writer Terry Willcockson. It was one of 23 awards given out of 83 applicants for... Read more
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Daily Herald
Police say man poses as ComEd worker in RosemontA man posing as a ComEd worker appeared to do electrical work at the Rosemont H
Police say man poses as ComEd worker in Rosemont
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
A man posing as a ComEd worker appeared to do electrical work at the Rosemont Health and Fitness Center Tuesday before convincing an employee to pay a bogus $80 service bill, authorities said Wednesday. ComEd says the ruse has occurred at a number... Read more
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Salon.com
Who is funding group challenging redistricting?will prevent minorities from electing the candidates of their choice,” reads an
Who is funding group challenging redistricting?
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
will prevent minorities from electing the candidates of their choice,” reads an August 14 letter signed by Hooker, a former ComEd executive appointed to the Chicago Housing Authority board by Emanuel. Other members of The People’s Map and union... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
ComEd smart grid working, stats suggest - Utilities Newsof millions in rate hikes under the $2.6 billion grid modernization program aut
ComEd smart grid working, stats suggest - Utilities News
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 11 days ago
of millions in rate hikes under the $2.6 billion grid modernization program authorized by the state five years ago, ComEd posted one of its best reliability records ever in 2015, according to a comprehensive annual report it filed late last... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
3 women bicycling across U.S. to raise money for Shabbona Pathwayraised through grants, $90,000 is needed. The project was notified last week th
3 women bicycling across U.S. to raise money for Shabbona Pathway
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
raised through grants, $90,000 is needed. The project was notified last week that it has been awarded a $10,000 grant from ComEd Green Region Program. The project’s committee has raised $35,000, including donations from local benefactors and a... Read more
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NBC Chicago
More Than 20K Lose Power at Height of Night's StormMore than 3,000 ComEd customers were without power Thursday morning after a nig
More Than 20K Lose Power at Height of Night's Storm
NBC Chicago / Posted 16 days ago
More than 3,000 ComEd customers were without power Thursday morning after a night of powerful storms. At the peak of Wednesday night’s storms, ComEd had nearly 22,000 without power, officials say. By 6 a.m. the next morning the company was still... Read more
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Business Wire
Exelon Says New York Rules Could Preserve Plants, Open Door for Hundreds of Millions in Investmentthe District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania throu
Exelon Says New York Rules Could Preserve Plants, Open Door for Hundreds of Millions in Investment
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
the District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania through its Atlantic City Electric, BGE, ComEd, Delmarva Power, PECO and Pepco subsidiaries. Exelon is one of the largest competitive U.S. power generators, with more... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Grant will help Dixon Park District with prairie burnsComEd partners with Openlands, a conservation organization based in Chicago, to
Grant will help Dixon Park District with prairie burns
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
ComEd partners with Openlands, a conservation organization based in Chicago, to administer the grant program. Awards of up to $10,000 are given to green space projects that focus on conservation, preservation and improvements to local parks and... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Staying Cool at Energy School…Jentes (Community Engagement Manager for Excelon) about an interesting summer s
Staying Cool at Energy School…
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
Jentes (Community Engagement Manager for Excelon) about an interesting summer school that is in full swing conducted by ComEd…? The Opt4STEM Initiative created a two week long Energy Academy at Von Steuben High School and the Illinois Institute... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Grant will help Dixon Park District grant with prairie burnsComEd partners with Openlands, a conservation organization based in Chicago, to
Grant will help Dixon Park District grant with prairie burns
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
ComEd partners with Openlands, a conservation organization based in Chicago, to administer the grant program. Awards of up to $10,000 are given to green space projects that focus on conservation, preservation and improvements to local parks and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Partnerships fuel local conservation effortsComEd partners with Openlands, a conservation organization based in Chicago, to
Partnerships fuel local conservation efforts
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
ComEd partners with Openlands, a conservation organization based in Chicago, to administer the grant program. Awards of up to $10,000 are given to green space projects that focus on conservation, preservation and improvements to local parks and... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
ComEd, Openlands allocate $200K in environmental grants Posted Jul. 11, 2016 at 12:00 PM Posted Jul. 11, 2016 at 12:00 PM WARREN —
ComEd, Openlands allocate $200K in environmental grants
The Journal-Standard / Posted 19 days ago
Posted Jul. 11, 2016 at 12:00 PM Posted Jul. 11, 2016 at 12:00 PM WARREN — ComEd and Openlands recently allocated $200,000 in grants to 22 municipalities in northern Illinois.Each... Read more
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Business Wire
ComEd Launches New Website Advancing Online Service and Connection for CustomersCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd has launched a new responsive website, advancin
ComEd Launches New Website Advancing Online Service and Connection for Customers
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd has launched a new responsive website, advancing the online service experience and providing anytime, anywhere access for customers. The new interactive site lets customers move seamlessly across mobile, tablet and... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Semi-truck crash in West Dundee caused Randall Road lane closuresof the crash, Shaver said one person was transported to Sherman Hospital with i
Semi-truck crash in West Dundee caused Randall Road lane closures
Northwest Herald / Posted 22 days ago
of the crash, Shaver said one person was transported to Sherman Hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening. ComEd came out to the scene to repair the damage, a Quadcomm dispatcher said. Carpentersville authorities reported all lanes... Read more
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Daily Herald
Crash causes power outage in CarpentersvilleShe was taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, Shaver said. The truck sw
Crash causes power outage in Carpentersville
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
She was taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, Shaver said. The truck swerved off the road, catching ComEd power lines. Police have closed the outside lane of Randall Road going south due to the downed wires. The roadway will... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Part of Randall Road closed after semi-truck crash in West Dundeefor Huntley Road will be completely shut down for a couple hours. The crash oc
Part of Randall Road closed after semi-truck crash in West Dundee
Northwest Herald / Posted 22 days ago
for Huntley Road will be completely shut down for a couple hours. The crash occurred near Binnie Road in West Dundee and ComEd is out there on the scene, the dispatcher said. This story will be updated when more information becomes... Read more
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Business Wire
New Exelon Report Highlights Company’s Progress in Creating a Cleaner, Brighter Energy Futurethe District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania throu
New Exelon Report Highlights Company’s Progress in Creating a Cleaner, Brighter Energy Future
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
the District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania through its Atlantic City Electric, BGE, ComEd, Delmarva Power, PECO and Pepco subsidiaries. Exelon is one of the largest competitive U.S. power generators, with more... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Powerful storms damage buildings, leave 15,000 without powera tree onto a parked car in the 100 block of Callan Avenue. There are no repor
Powerful storms damage buildings, leave 15,000 without power
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
a tree onto a parked car in the 100 block of Callan Avenue. There are no reported injuries with any of these incidents. ComEd crews are very busy this morning. As of 7 a.m. over 15,000 households are still without power, including 3,000 in the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
A potential lame-duck 'grand bargain'and they focused not on nuclear power but on a demand-charges provision in the
A potential lame-duck 'grand bargain'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
and they focused not on nuclear power but on a demand-charges provision in the bill. ("This proposal is a giveaway by ComEd and Exelon, the state's biggest utilities. It's being pushed in Springfield by legislators who have taken hundreds of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Peoples Gas, North Shore Gas to build $20M training center in Little Villagebecause it hasn't had the structure in place to offer them the right support, M
Peoples Gas, North Shore Gas to build $20M training center in Little Village
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
because it hasn't had the structure in place to offer them the right support, Matthews said. It also has partnered with ComEd and Nicor Gas to recruit more minority candidates to utility careers, but the program is not large enough or specific... Read more
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Daily Herald
Grant to help spur Buffalo Grove park restorationto restore stream banks, woodlands and wetlands at the park. The grant, receive
Grant to help spur Buffalo Grove park restoration
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
to restore stream banks, woodlands and wetlands at the park. The grant, received from the Openlands conservation group and ComEd, will help accelerate and complete work that's been in progress for more than 10 years, officials said. The grant... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake in the Hills switching to energy-efficient streetlightsLake in the Hills is partnering with ComEd to replace the village's conventiona
Lake in the Hills switching to energy-efficient streetlights
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Lake in the Hills is partnering with ComEd to replace the village's conventional street lighting system with energy-efficient streetlights to save on electrical costs. It joins Barrington Hills, Barrington, Fox River Grove, Fox Lake, North Aurora... Read more
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Business Wire
Local Girls Use STEM to Turn Recycled Refrigerators into Solar-Powered RacecarsCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This week ComEd kicked off the Icebox Derby, an educa
Local Girls Use STEM to Turn Recycled Refrigerators into Solar-Powered Racecars
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This week ComEd kicked off the Icebox Derby, an educational competition involving 30 teen girls from across Chicagoland who will work in teams to transform recycled refrigerators into electric racecars. New to this year’s... Read more

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