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Utilities look to improve images by social media

Maryland power providers, under fire for blackouts after severe storms, are trying to burnish their image, and provide better service, by using social media to connect with customers. Social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter are now common ways to ...

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University of Maryland, Baltimore experiencing power outage

The University of Maryland is experiencing a power outage on its Baltimore campus. University of Maryland spokesman Ed Fishel says most of the campus is without power and all academic buildings are closed until further notice. Fishel says essential employees ...

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Power outage affecting thousands in DC, Md.

WASHINGTON — About 3,400 customers in the Washington region are without power amid a heat wave. As of 6:15 a.m. Wednesday, Pepco was reporting on its website that about 3,320 customers were without power in Washington. Another 220 customers lacked ...

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