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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; 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

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