This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Connecticut Goes To The Extreme With

NEW HAVEN, Conn., March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Connecticut weather diehards have a new place to call home— (or Weather Edge) is an online home for weather fanatics who want to dive deeper into the weather that shapes Connecticut. At, people can access in-depth information, dynamic pictures and detailed weather discussion amongst weather professionals and a group of amateur weather enthusiasts known as Team WXedge.


"We are excited to offer weather enthusiasts a place to share their passion for Connecticut weather," said Mark Higgins, Vice-President and General Manager of WTNH/WCTX. " will be the premiere place online to share information and learn about the diverse range of Connecticut's weather."

Whether it's extreme weather or lifestyle interests, looks at all aspects of what Mother Nature has to offer. The site is comprised of articles, quizzes, pictures, and videos that cover Connecticut's weather from every angle. also houses a unique video history of Connecticut weather events. Information on preparation and personal safety in the face of extreme weather also plays a large role on

"I expect this to be an effective partnership that will arm our customers and the public with good information and tools that will manage all aspects of their energy lives," said James P. Torgerson, chief executive officer, UIL Holdings Corporation.

Though is designed with weather diehards in mind, weather fans of all types will enjoy the insight into what makes Connecticut's weather unique and unpredictable. Weather enthusiasts interested in sharing their knowledge about Connecticut's weather can join Team WXedge by filling out a questionnaire on

About WTNH News 8WTNH News 8 continues to set the standard for news coverage excellence in Connecticut. News 8 provides news, weather and information around the clock through its television newscasts, website and through its digital and mobile platforms. WTNH News 8, an ABC affiliate, and WCTX MyTV9, a My Network affiliate, serve more than 871,000 * households.

*Estimate according to Connecticut Nielsen Station Index (NSI).

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 18,009.31 -25.62 -0.14%
S&P 500 2,104.03 +3.63 0.17%
NASDAQ 5,019.7440 +25.1420 0.50%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs