Communications saw its number of phone access lines fall a relatively
modest 1.8 percent in northern New England in the first three months of
the year even as subscribers experienced customer service, billing and
Problems with the transition from Verizon to FairPoint have raised questions about FairPoint’s ability to deliver services. We talk with FairPoint’s executive vice president, Jeff Allen, about the company’s operations in northern New England. Also, the legal implications of "sexting" and how lawmakers are trying to address the issue.
FairPoint Communications customers have lost e-mail service due to technical
issues in the first days after FairPoint took over Verizon Communications’
telephone and Internet service in northern New England.