The National Park Service says its low-lying monuments and memorials along the National Mall came through superstorm Sandy largely unscathed, and flooding along the Potomac River is not expected to reach the Mall.
Bob McDonnell, Virginia governor
The Potomac River spilled from its banks and caused minor flooding in Old Town Alexandria.
The Maryland State Highway Administration says westbound lanes of Interstate 68 in far western Maryland have reopened after a 40-mile stretch was closed due to snow-related problems.
Virginia emergency officials are blaming two traffic-related deaths on superstorm Sandy.
Virginia officials confirm 2 traffic fatalities were caused by superstorm Sandy
An Alexandria apartment building had its roof torn open by strong winds from superstorm Sandy, and the city is bracing for possible flooding in Old Town.
Martin O'Malley, Maryland governor
The Bay Bridge in Maryland has reopened after being closed for about 18 hours because of superstorm Sandy.
Richmond is resuming normal operations and winding down storm response efforts.
Forecasters are warning water levels will continue to rise in the Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac River, which could cause coastal flooding.
Some streets remain covered with water in Ocean City with flooding extending as far as two blocks from the bay in some areas.
Superstorm Sandy rolls inland as East Coast assesses havoc that monstrous hybrid wrought
Fairfax County says no flooding is imminent in the Huntington and Belle View/New Alexandria areas.
As Hurricane Sandy forced schools, local governments and mass transit to shut down along the Eastern Seaboard, a member of The Old Guard continued his vigilance at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. But not with the familiar, choreographed 21 paces that the public typically sees.
Late Monday, an explosion at a substation at 14th Street and FDR Drive in New York City contributed to power outages in the area.
In coastal communities, superstorm cuts off barrier islands, shatters pier, causes other chaos
Romney scraps Monday night, Tuesday campaigning, citing Hurricane Sandy's threat to East Coast
Basements flooded for some people. Others saw trees and utility lines come down.
Superstorm Sandy to stick around Virginia 1 more day with rain, wind and snow
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