The Washington Animal Rescue League needs ice to keep the dogs and cats cool.
Md. Gov. Martin O'Malley says power has been restored to 75 percent of residents who experienced outages after last week's severe storms.
The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says the restoration of electricity to a Washington County home did more harm than good.
Three state parks in Virginia are closed because of power outages but 31 others remain open.
The manager of a Cumberland rescue mission says it will be closed for at least three months after strong winds ripped the roof off the building.
A Maryland lawmaker is asking the state's Public Service Commission to consider pushing for underground power lines in the wake of Friday's storm that crippled the Washington region.
Tom Graham, Pepco region president
Power outages and storm cleanup are forcing some camps and pools to close.
Rob Gould, BGE (6:50 a.m. Tuesday)
Friday's power outages have left a lot of intersections in the dark on this Monday morning.
LeHa Anderson, Dominion Power (6:20 a.m. Tuesday)
Federal employees in the Washington area will once again have the option of taking the day off.
"We have received complaints about price gouging in the area of gasoline prices as well as in the area of hotels," says Karen Straughn, the director of the mediation unit for the Maryland Attorney General's Office.
Customers in Tysons Corner, Vienna and Dunn Loring served by the Falls Church water system no longer have to boil their water.
Baltimore has opened two shelters for city residents affected by Friday's storm.
As the D.C. region continues to clean up after the storm, area residents will have fewer July 4th celebrations come Wednesday.
The residents of four nursing homes in Maryland are feeling the heat, because they are still without air conditioning in the aftermath of last week's storm.
Residents are coping as best they can at the Springvale Terrace nursing home and senior center in Silver Spring.
Maryland insurance officials have activated emergency regulations to require health insurance carriers to waive timing restrictions on coverage for renewal of prescription medications.