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With Dry Offshore Winds Again in Forecast, PG&E Might Need to Proactively Turn Off Power for Safety to About 29,000 Customers Starting Early Thursday

PG&E Sending Two-Day Notices to Alert Customers in Small, Targeted Portions of 19 Counties Who Might Be Affected by Potential Public Safety Power Shutoff PG&E Meteorologists Continue to Monitor Dynamic Weather Conditions to Determine Scope of Potential Second Event this Week After Monday’s PSPS All Customers Affected by Monday PSPS Expected to be Restored by Late Tonight SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. …

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PG&E Releases Updates on its Latest Public Safety Power Shutoff

PG&E has returned power to most homes while 600 PG&E customers in Kern County still remain de-energized due to the continuing PSPS (Public Power Safety Shutoff) that was decided after Monday’s wind event, extreme drought and dry conditions. Monday’s (9/20) wind event, combined with extreme to exceptional drought and extremely dry vegetation, prompted PG&E to send two-day advance notifications (via …

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PSPS UPDATE: PG&E Will Begin Shutting Off Power for Safety During Dry Offshore Wind Event, Affecting About 7,100 Customers in Small Portions of 10 Counties

Safety Shutoffs Will Begin Monday around 5 AM Depending on LocationWeather All Clears Anticipated as Early as Monday Afternoon, Allowing PowerRestoration to Begin SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) confirms that it is in the process of implementing a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) affecting about 7,100 customers in small portions of 10 counties. The first …

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Association of Asian American Investment Managers to join Bay Area residents for the St. Jude Walk/Run on Sept. 25 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Event celebrates Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (Sept. 1, 2021) – The Association of Asian American Investment Managers (AAAIM), the national voice of Asian and Pacific Islander investment managers, plans to join San Francisco Bay Area residents for the virtual St. Jude Walk/Run onSaturday, Sept. 25. The 5K event is designed to observe Childhood Cancer Awareness Month while raising awareness and support for St. Jude Children’s …

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PG&E Automatically Enrolling Qualified Customers Who Are 60 Days Behind on Energy Bills in Payment Plans

New Program Protects Customers from Shut offs While Helping Them Pay Down Their Balance Over Time SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.— As part of ongoing efforts to provide help and assistance for customers to manage their bills, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will auto-enroll eligible customers in new extended payment arrangements by the end of September 2021. The new program coincides …

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How to Pay for College in 2021

COVID-19 has created a lot of uncertainty around the college experience, including whether or not parents will be able to pay for their children’s tuition and expenses amid the pandemic. Whether your family’s income has been impacted by the pandemic, or you just want to have more money to allocate to other life priorities, here are some recommendations from Northwestern …

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Wells Fargo Delivers Mentorship for 500 Women-Owned Businesses; Announces Grants to Over 90 Nonprofits

Company collaborates with the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center to provide coaching and its Open For Business Fund invests over $55M to help women and diverse-owned businesses gain expertise SAN FRANCISCO – Aug.18, 2021 – Wells Fargo today announced a new wave of support for entrepreneurs including an initiative focused on mentoring 500 women-owned businesses called Connect to More℠, and a second …

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PG&E Has Installed More Than 200 New Weather Stations This Year

More than 1,200 weather stations are now installed across Northern and Central California SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — With an ever-expanding network of weather stations across its service area, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is positioned to refine the scope of Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) events and prepare for increasingly common severe weather events. More than 200 new weather …

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Marvel Studios Debuts Action-Packed Featurette for “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”

he Marvel Cinematic Universe Welcomes Its Newest Super Hero to the Screen on September 3 In the action-packed “Next Level Action” featurette, cast members Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Tony Leung, Michelle Yeoh and Fala Chen, and producer Kevin Feige, director Destin Daniel Cretton and fight coordinator Andy Cheng offer an upfront look at the jaw-dropping action in Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and …

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California Department of Public Health Teamed up with 626 Night Market to Promote COVID-19 Vaccines with Free On-site Vaccination and Gifts

SACRAMENTO – To encourage more people to get vaccinated, the California Department ofPublic Health (CDPH) has joined forces with the popular 626 Night Market to offer vaccinationsat two locations including Santa Anita Park in Arcadia and OC Fair and Event Center in CostaMesa. Anyone who gets vaccinated at the events will receive incentive gifts. In addition, wellknown social network personalities …

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