Starting October 4th through October 13, 2018, you may experience brief interruptions to your Digital TV service due to sun outages. WHAT CAUSES A SUN OUTAGE? Twice a year, you may experience some degree of television interference due to "sun outages." This happens when the sun moves directly behind a TV satellite and interferes with its signal. Click Here to learn more about this phenomenon, and how & why it may affect your cable service.
From NBC 5 Chicago Shared by PT Board 2nd Vice President Monique Fouant What You Recycle Can Impact What Becomes New Products If you want to make sure the paper products that you place at the front curb have a better chance of becoming new products, don’t even think about tossing plastic grocery bags or greasy pizza boxes in to your recycling bins. Chris Coffey reports. (Published Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018) https://www.nbcchicago.com/on-ai…
From Our Friends at Edgeville Buzz The latest way to get your private and personal information, right from your ATM card at the very ATMs we use throughout our neighborhood, may surprise you. Multiple such devices have been found by the authorities at about a dozen locations throughout Edgewater. Learn more, including what you can watch for, from the team at Edgeville Buzz: Thieves Installing Card Skimmers On ATMs To Steal Info, Device Found In 48th Ward September 10, 2018 / By Daniel…
From our friends at RCN: On September 20, 2018 at 2:20pm ET, The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a mandatory nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS). The nationwide test is required for all broadcast, cable and satellite companies to allow the FCC and FEMA to determine how well the nationwide EAS works and what, if any, improvements may be necessary. The test will last approximately one mi…
UPDATED Monday September 10th Below are the most recent updates and notices we've received from CTA, including locations very close to Park Tower: LBMM Utility CAN 48hr 1106 W Lawrence_4800 to 4848 N Winthrop 9_10 to 9_28_18 LBMM Utility CAN 48hr 1106 W. Bryn Mawr_5600 to 5650 N. Winthrop 9_10 to 9_28_18 These are activity notices for continuing ComEd utility relocation work at the following locations, related to the Red & Purple Line modernization project: The alley west of 1…