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$80K missing?: City says Adelphia owes big bucks
Published on Apr 24th, 2003
0 comments Trouble is no stranger to cable company Adelphia. After a very public bankruptcy claim in June 2002 (featuring perp walks for Adelphia's ruling Rigas family), problems now are striking closer to home...
Unstable cable: Bankruptcy leads to jacked rates
Published on Mar 27th, 2003
0 comments When Ben Hicks, a manager at Orbit Billiards on the Corner, opened the restaurant's most recent Adelphia cable bill, his stomach fell faster than a scratched cue ball. Instead of the usual $48 in the...
Last laugh: Collectors gobble scandal-corp swag
Published on Oct 3rd, 2002
0 comments Shareholders who bemoan the failures of Enron, WorldCom, and Adelphia have one last option for their seemingly worthless shares: collectors. All those folks who got laid off from Value America...
Personal piggy? The Rigas indictment widens
Published on Sep 26th, 2002
0 comments NEW YORK (AP) Adelphia Communications Corporation founder John J. Rigas, his sons, and two other former executives were indicted Monday, September 23, for allegedly stealing hundreds of millions of...
Adelphia founder on "perp walk": Company says arrests won't affect service
Published on Aug 1st, 2002
0 comments   On the same day Adelphia founder John Rigas and two of his sons were arrested on camera for looting the nation's sixth largest cable company, the stock market made its second-biggest one-day...
Adelphia on the skids
Published on Jun 20th, 2002
0 comments Industry watchers say it’s no longer a question of if Adelphia Communications is going to file for bankruptcy.Following recent revelations that the company over-reported cable television subscribers...
Time for dish?
Published on Apr 11th, 2002
0 comments It hadn’t been a good week for Adelphia Communications.    First, Adelphia Business Solutions, which was just spun off from Adelphia Communications in January, filed for Chapter 11...