Costumes in Portland refer to wardrobe and dress in general, or to the distinctive style of dress of a particular people, class or period. They may also refer to the artistic arrangement of accessories in a picture, statue, poem, or play, appropriate to the time, place or other circumstances represented or described, or to a particular style of clothing worn to portray the wearer as a character or type of character other than their regular persona at a social event such as a masquerade, a fancy dress party, or in an artistic theatrical performance. The major categories of costumes are: theatrical costumes, national costumes, children's costumes, and costumes for holidays and festivals.
Energy Efficiency Programs Save Customers Millions of Dollars (Long Island, NY) PSEG Long Island announced today that customers participating in energy efficiency programs in 2015 will save more than $60 million and 307,582,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) per year. The amount of energy saved is good for the environment, too, as it results in the elimination of the carbon dioxide emissions..