Friday Aug 22
Powerful T-storm rips through Port Jervis - power lost, road closed
Public Works crews were assessing damage in Port Jervis where a violent thunderstorm last evening left thousands without power and flooded streets.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
New York Business.com
Controversial Ground Zero site sold
The sale of the property that was supposed to be converted into an Islamic cultural center has been finalized after four years of negotiations.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Middletown health fair features 30 vendors
More than 30 vendors took part in Middletown Community Health Center's second annual Health Fair, held recently in Thrall Park.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
2 utilities get $24M more in May-July '14
Customers of Central Hudson Gas & Electric and Orange and Rockland Utilities paid a combined $24.2 million more for electricity in May, June and July than they did last year because of a controversial new policy altering how utilities buy power.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Is Consolidated Edison A Good Stock To Buy?
Consolidated Edison has increased its dividends for 40 consecutive years, and has a dividend yield of 4.4% and a payout ratio of 59%.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Orange County Courthouse, shut Monday for power outage, should reopen Tuesday
County officials said the outage happened over the weekend, and issued this statement from the Department of Public Works: "During the August 8 weekend, Orange County Courthouse underwent a partial power outage, causing damage to electrical control circuits.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
3 More Reasons to Buy Dividend Aristocrats Rather Than Annuities
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Sat Aug 09, 2014
Consolidated Edison PT Lowered to $58.00
Jefferies Group's price target would suggest a potential upside of 1.93% from the company's current price.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
McDonald's Sales Suffer on Food Safety Worries, Sotheby's Net Plunges
Choice Hotels net climbed 11% on 4% increase in revenues. Consolidated Edison net soared 23%.
Friday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Energy
Looking at the sectors faring best as of midday Friday, shares of Utilities companies are outperforming other sectors, up 1.5%.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Consolidated Edison (ED) Releases Quarterly Earnings, Beats Expectations By $0.11 EPS
Consolidated Edison announced its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts' consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.11, Stock Ratings Network reports.
Con Ed profit jumps on gain from solar energy sale
Consolidated Edison Inc.'s second-quarter profit jumped 23% as the company recorded a gain on the sale of solar energy projects.
O&R uses invisible paint to fight copper wire theft
Faced with a rise in copper wire theft, Orange and Rockland Utilities is using invisible paint to combat the crime.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
General Motors Is Still Skidding Because Of Uncertainty Surrounding The Company
There is a patch of blue skies on the horizon as monthly car sales continue to increase for the company.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
O&R will continue project to remove coal tar in Port
Orange and Rockland Utilities plans to resume Tuesday a project to remove coal tar from the grounds of what was a manufactured gas plant off Pike Street.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Museum Village gets O&R donation
Orange and Rockland Utilities donated $20,000 to Museum Village in Monroe to reopen the Energy Building, one of the museum's largest exhibits.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Consolidated Edison: You're Only Buying The Dividend
The positive is that the starting dividend yield is 4.4% and has been growing for four decades, but the dividend increases have been minimal this past decade.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Real Deal
From left: Sharif El-Gamal, 51 Park Place (center) and Jean Nouvel
Sharif El-Gamal now has full control over the site of his upcoming Islamic museum at 49-51 Park Place, The Real Deal has learned.
Unusual, Large Call Buy in Consolidated Edison
There were a lot of unusual and large call buys yesterday, so many, that we missed this gem.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Middletown cops issue warning about fake bill collectors
City police are warning about a telephone scam in which the caller tries to dupe unsuspecting residents to hand over money under the guise of paying a past-due Orange and Rockland Utilities account.