Despite Excessive Heat, No Orders From ERCOT To ConserveThe string of summer days languishing in the triple digits has impacted our power supply.
Residents Heated Over Long Wait Times For AC RepairsAir conditioners are running on over drive as the summer days of triple heat continue. And despite most repairs starting at $300-$500, the high price tag doesn’t buy a quick repair either.
Public Awareness Campaign Aims To Prevent Child Heat DeathsPantego police have started a public awareness campaign to prevent child heat deaths in cars by using signs in businesses to ask parents where their kids are.
Kids In Hot Cars: Risks And Worries Of Saving ThemIn spite of repeated warnings, parents are still leaving children unattended in hot cars… and experts say it’s just a matter of time before another child dies.
Consumer Justice Cooler Challenge: Who Beat The Heat?We're testing the strength of some popular coolers as we get into the hottest time of the year.
2-Year-Old Dies After Family Leaves Her In Hot CarThe Dallas County Medical Examiner's office confirmed a 2-year-old girl died in a hot car Friday night.
Texas Girl, 4, Survives Being Left On School Bus A 4-year-old West Texas girl has survived being apparently forgotten on a school bus parked in a vehicle barn on a hot afternoon.
Playground Equipment May Be Too Hot To Handle Summer heat can cause outside equipment very hot and putting children at risk while playing.
Rewards In Social Services Are Linked To Higher Education In DallasHigher education has allowed Lisa Ciminelli to get to where she is today, as assistant vice president of neighbor support services at CitySquare.
Texas Power Grid Ready For Hottest Day Of The YearWith Thursday’s predicted high of 104 - and a possible heat index of 108 – ERCOT, which operates the state’s power grid, will be busy keeping things cool.
Meals On Wheels Provides More Than Food During Brutal Summer HeatVolunteers at Tarrant County Meals on Wheels say they see the same scene play itself out almost every summer: an elderly person suffering through unimaginable heat in their home
Struggling To Stay Cool In The North Texas HeatNot everyone has access to the cooling waters of a splash park and pool. For many people, battling the heat is a matter of life and death.