Local

NYSEG reminds residents to conserve energy

A muggy and sticky week in the region and throughout much of the Northeast is putting a strain on electricity providers, but NYSEG is reporting good news to its customers.

The utility company expects to meet the energy needs for the summer, but advises customers to avoid the heat as much as possible and stay hydrated.

NSYEG President Mark Lynch says they’re closely monitoring the weather and the stress on the delivery system and are prepared to respond any issues.

The company advises keeping curtains and blinds closed on hot, sunny days, while closing windows during the hottest parts of the day to keep the heat out.

More Local Headlines

in Local

Police: Three teens stole from church office during Sunday mass

crime2

Theft occurred at church in Auburn in Sunday; teenage suspects found near church after incident

in Local

Police: Bus driver resigns after leaving student on bus

school_bus

Incident happened Thursday afternoon in Canandaigua

in Local

Flood warnings issued across western New York

Neptune fire

As temperatures approach 60 degrees, concerns are growing about flooding problems

in Local

Months after fatal crash, Simeon’s owners talking rebuild

simeons resized

Restaurant has been closed since June truck crash

in Local

All parts of State Thruway, rest stops opened Sunday

Thruway snow

More than 80 snowbound cars, trucks towed from highway