Given the potential for heavy rain, the city of Alexandria is warning residents and local businesses to prepare for possible flooding.
Drivers should keep these tips in mind for navigating their way safely during and after the oncoming storm:
The power goes out and the digital devices go on. But what happens when the battery life is drained?
Charles County officials are offering residents free sand and bags to protect property from Hurricane Sandy.
A new National Christmas Tree was planted Saturday morning - just days before Hurricane Sandy is expected to wreak havoc in the District.
Whether it's a mega-storm, a hurricane or a snow storm, there are storm supplies families should always have on hand.
Hurricane Sandy has prompted the two presidential campaigns to cancel scheduled events in Virginia.
The approach of Hurricane Sandy has prompted the Coast Guard to restrict access to ports in the coastal waters of the eastern shore of Maryland and Virginia.
The megastorm expected to create massive problems along the Eastern Seaboard over the coming days is already affecting sports.
Romney campaign offices across Virginia are collecting emergency supplies in preparation for Hurricane Sandy.
A year after being walloped by Hurricane Irene, residents rushed to put away boats, harvest crops and sandbag boardwalks Friday as the Eastern Seaboard braced for a rare megastorm that experts said would cause much greater havoc.
Verizon says the company is prepared for reliable landline and wireless service during the East Coast super storm.
Hurricane Sandy spun away from the Bahamas late Friday after causing 43 deaths across the Caribbean, churning northward toward the U.S. East Coast, where it threatens to join with winter weather fronts to create a super storm.
Two weekend rallies in Virginia's close presidential race have been canceled and others will likely fall victim to Hurricane Sandy, the mega-storm predicted to cause extensive damage in this electoral battleground a week before Election Day.
With thoughts of rising water at the forefront of many minds, checking basement sump pumps may help prepare homeowners to deal with flooded homes.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, in Maryland to support same-sex marriage, ended up discussing preparations for Hurricane Sandy.
Mid-Atlantic electric utilities, facing the threat of a direct hit from Hurricane Sandy, reached across North America on Friday to secure extra help in restoring power that they said could be out for more than a week because of prolonged high winds and torrential rain.
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell declared a state of emergency Friday in preparation for an anticipated super-storm that officials said will begin to be felt in much of the state on Saturday.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray
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