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Police warn about scammers pretending to be Hydro One representatives

Kingston Police are warning local residents to be wary of scammers posing as representatives of Hydro One in the Kingston area. According to a release from Kingston Police dated Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021, residents in Kingston and area have received calls requesting that they make a payment for overdue or

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PEC OPP warn of ongoing phone scam

According to a release from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), dated Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, the Prince Edward County Detachment has received a number of reports of a phone scam.  Individuals have reported receiving phone calls from individuals claiming to be representatives of the government working for ‘Ontario Home Protection’,

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Utilities Kingston warns of callers offering rebates on HVAC appliances

Utilities Kingston is warning customers to beware of callers offering financial relief in the form of rebates on their furnaces, water heaters and air conditioners. According to the utility company, several of their customers have reported this activity today, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020. This is the third time in month

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Utilities Kingston warns customers of water heater related phone calls

Utilities Kingston is warning customers to beware of callers demanding an in-home inspection of their rental water heater. According to the utility company, several of their customers have reported this activity today, Monday, Nov. 30, 2020. This is the second time this month that Utilities Kingston has released a warning

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Utilities Kingston warns customers of suspicious calls

Utilities Kingston says concerned customers have alerted them about suspicious phone calls from an un-named company. The callers are attempting to book an appointment for an in-home assessment of gas and electricity appliances. According to a release from Utilities Kingston, dated Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, the callers may: be targeting

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