Thousands still without power

    Irene is behind us, and today is supposed to be an absolutely beautiful day–80 degrees and sunny, and not a stitch of rain ’til Thursday.

    We’re still dealing with the aftermath, though:

    If you’re commuting today, see our previous post about public transit for this morning.

    Power outages are still a big-time issue in Irene’s wake, too: 225,000 Peco customers are still without power, 265,000 for PSE&G, 63,500 for Atlantic City Electric, 45,000 for Delmarva Power and 123,000 for PPL. 

    We’re updating these numbers as often as we can.

    Some schools are closed or delayed, too–here’s a list from 6ABC.

    But let’s focus on that beautiful weather!

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