The Arborway area of Forest Hills reported losing power for about an hour on the morning of Dec. 17. NSTAR spokesperson said about 700 customers were affected by the outage, which resulted when a protective device sensed that a wire came off of its support atop an electric pole in West Roxbury.
You can report power outages to the Gazette at [email protected] or 524-2626 ext. 222. Always report them directly to NSTAR at 1-800-592-2000. The NSTAR line will also tell you the cause of an outage when it becomes known. The line includes an automated call-back service with updated outage information.