Caveat: Use dated material accordingly.
March 2007: Vehicle vs. Power Pole Knocks Out Electricity Across Fairly Long But Thin Section Of City (Roughly Alamitos to Ximeno b/w Broadway & Ocean); Power Restored For Almost All Within 20 Mins, Remainder About Two Hours Later
Feb. 2007: Power Outage Shuts LB Health Dept HQ For Much Of Feb. 9
Jan. 2007: Noontime Jan. 25 Power Outage Affects Parts Of ELB/Lakewood Village
July 2006: LB Power Disruptions; City Officials Open Two Cooling Centers; Mayor Foster Holds Afternoon News Conference w/ LBPD & LBFD; SCE Gives Public Few Specifics; LBReport.com Affected But Now Back Up
July 2003: LB Electric Bills To Drop As SCE Finishes Fully Recovering Its Money -- Paid by Consumers -- For Utility's Costs Incurred During 2000-01 "Energy Crisis"
Dec. 2001: CA Auditor's Report Says State's Response to Electricity Energy Crisis Leaves Taxpayers With Financial Risks & Possible Higher Prices
Sept. 2001: LB Assy'members Lowenthal, Oropeza, Havice Vote Yes on SCE Bailout Bill Backed by Dem. Leadership
June, 2001: Heads Up: Edison Bills Now Show Your Rotating Outage Group Number
May, 2001: Details of State Granted Record Breaking SCE Rate Increase; Rate Hike Means LB City Hall Will Get Another Utility Tax Windfall; Bill Supported by LB-area Lawmakers Lowenthal, Oropeza, Havice & Karnette Quietly Laid Groundwork for Underlying Rate Increase
May 2001: Rolling Blackouts Hit LB May 8
April, 2001: SCE Will Tell Consumers Their Rotating Outage Block Number And Post Info Online Showing Which Block Numbers May Be Next In Line For Rolling Blackouts
Mar. 2001: Rolling Blackouts Hit LB and So. Cal; First Blackout Hits WLB About Noon, SE LB and Signal Hill Affected Later