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Dec 16, 2014, 16:01 ET

Anthony J. Alexander Elected Executive Chairman of FirstEnergy Corp.; Charles E. Jones Elected President and Chief Executive Officer

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced today that its Board of Directors has elected Anthony J. Alexander, 63, executive chairman of the company,...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:15 ET

FirstEnergy Awards Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Grants to Four Toledo-Area Teachers

Four Toledo-area teachers have been awarded Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) grants by FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE). The grants...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:15 ET

FirstEnergy Awards Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Grants to Two Teachers in Mon Power Service Area

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has awarded Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education grants to two teachers located in its Mon Power...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:15 ET

Five Teachers in Penelec Area Awarded Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Grants

 Five area teachers have been awarded Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) grants by FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) in its Penelec...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:15 ET

FirstEnergy Awards Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Grants to Eleven West Penn Power Area Teachers

Eleven area teachers have been awarded Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) grants by FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) in its...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:15 ET

FirstEnergy Awards Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Grants to 18 Teachers in Northeast Ohio

Eighteen northeast Ohio teachers, representing 14 educator-submitted projects, have been awarded Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:15 ET

FirstEnergy Awards Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Grants to Seven Teachers in Potomac Edison Service Area

 Seven area teachers have been awarded Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) grants from FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) in its Potomac...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:15 ET

Five Teachers in Met-Ed Area Awarded Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Grants

Five area teachers have been awarded Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) grants by FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) in its Met-Ed...

Dec 03, 2014, 10:00 ET

FirstEnergy President and CEO Anthony J. Alexander to Participate in Wells Fargo Investor Conference

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Anthony J. Alexander will participate in a panel...

Dec 02, 2014, 14:30 ET

Penelec Announces "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest

Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) invites customers to show off their best and brightest outdoor holiday light displays by entering its...

Dec 02, 2014, 14:30 ET

JCP&L Announces "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest

 For the second year, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) invites customers to show off their best and brightest outdoor holiday light...

Dec 02, 2014, 14:30 ET

Met-Ed Announces "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest

 For the second year, Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) invites customers to show off their best and brightest outdoor holiday light...

Nov 26, 2014, 14:00 ET

Holiday Lighting Safety Reminder from FirstEnergy

The holiday season is the most popular time for home decoration.  FirstEnergy's (NYSE: FE) utilities hope you will enjoy this festive season...

Nov 25, 2014, 15:45 ET

Akron and Cleveland Students Take Polar Express Train Ride Courtesy of the FirstEnergy Foundation

 The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated $6,300 to send students from Akron and Cleveland on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad's Polar Express...

Nov 25, 2014, 14:30 ET

FirstEnergy Pennsylvania Utilities Monitoring Weather Conditions

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities Metropolitan Edison (Met-Ed) and Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) in central and eastern Pennsylvania...

Nov 25, 2014, 14:30 ET

Mon Power Monitoring Weather Conditions

Mon Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is monitoring developing weather conditions and preparing for the season's first...

Nov 25, 2014, 14:30 ET

JCP&L Monitoring Weather Conditions

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is monitoring developing weather conditions and preparing for the season's first significant...

Nov 25, 2014, 14:30 ET

Potomac Edison Monitoring Weather Conditions

 Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is monitoring developing weather conditions and preparing for the season's first...

Nov 24, 2014, 15:00 ET

FirstEnergy's Utilities Monitoring Heavy Wind Conditions Across Service Areas

FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) utilities are closely monitoring wind conditions today across the companies' service areas.  Heavy winds are...

Nov 24, 2014, 13:00 ET

JCP&L Completes Inspections and Maintenance to Help Prepare System for Winter Weather

In preparation for winter, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is completing inspections...