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Customers revel in simple pleasures as BGE makes final fixes

Customers revel in simple pleasures as BGE makes final fixes

For the nearly 100 residents of Dundalk Mobile Court who went without power for a week, the return of electricity couldn't come on soon enough — and everybody had a plan for what to do when it did.

Dolores Moakley, 70, a retired home health care nurse, couldn't wait to wash up in comfort.

"The first thing I'm going to do is take a warm shower. I'm tired of a week's worth of cold showers," she said, standing in the yard of the mobile home where she has lived for the past 12 years

The people at the trailer park were among the last people to have their power restored in the Baltimore area. A week after Hurricane Irene hit the state, knocking out about...

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