Tom Meehan, a lineman for National Grid, reconnected service to the senior housing development at Garden Lane in Wrentham. The power went out on Saturday around 10:40pm. (Gretchen Ertl for The Boston Globe)
Crews trudge on, cold comfort for thousands
By Brian MacQuarrie and Peter Schworm Globe Staff / November 2, 2011
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The task of restoring power is not as simple as flipping a switch, National Grid crews said over and over yesterday. But to Wrentham residents still waiting for power, the agonizing wait seemed to defy explanation.
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