Manhole Explosion near Encore Boston Harbor Resort Prompts Firefighters and Utility Crews Response in Everett

Everett, Massachusetts – Firefighters and utility crews responded to an intersection about a half-mile away from the Encore Boston Harbor resort and casino on Saturday evening following a report of a manhole explosion. Video footage captured multiple Everett Fire Department engines and National Grid vehicles at the intersection of Broadway and Bowdoin Street. A representative from the Everett Fire Department confirmed that there were no reported injuries related to the incident. The sight of emergency …

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Federal Judge Orders Pennsylvania Utility Regulators to Release Records in Fatal Chocolate Factory Explosion Probe

WEST READING, PENNSYLVANIA – Pennsylvania utility regulators have been ordered by a federal judge to release inspection records to the National Transportation Safety Board as part of the investigation into a deadly explosion at a chocolate factory. The ruling by US District Judge Christopher C. Conner comes after a dispute with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, which initially refused to provide the reports for UGI Utilities Inc. UGI Utilities Inc, a natural gas utility, is …

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