Posts tagged ‘NBC’

April 23rd, 2013

Meteorite Strikes Home

by Christopher O'Brien

By LeAnne Gendrea, Ryan Hanrahan, and Amanda Raus | NBC Connecticut

Jeevan Vittal, Fox CT / April 23, 2013

Copper residue shows where the Meteorite struck a copper pipe. Jeevan Vittal, Fox CT / April 23, 2013

Larry Beck, of Williams Court, called police at 10:20 a.m. on Saturday and said a rock crashed through the roof of his house on Friday night and damaged the roof and copper piping, and cracked the ceiling in his kitchen.

That was around the time that people from several towns along the shoreline called police and reported a loud boom that rattled windows. Beck told police that he’d heard a loud crash and thought that a joist or rafter had broken.

Media descend on Williams Ct.

Media descend on Williams Ct.

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November 7th, 2011

CL&P Misses Deadline and Weather Report

by LonSeidman

In our first story:
By Ryan Hanrahan
Not everyday you see large companies take to social media to call out individual meteorologists.
Continue reading about how CL&P called out the NBC meteorologist….

Our second story:
by Christine Stuart

Jeffrey Butler, president and chief operating officer of Connecticut Light & Power, maintains that his company made a lot of progress even though it won’t meet its midnight goal and he offered an apology for missing that deadline.

“This was a storm of historic proportion. It was the right decision, I stand behind that decision to set, to establish the goal. We did everything possible to achieve the goal. People worked very hard for what 8 days now and we need to see this through,” Butler said defending his decision to self-impose a deadline which his company missed.

Continue reading at CTNewsJunkie…