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Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen says the sky was vibrating almost between blue and green and bright white after a high voltage transmission line left 70,000 BGE customers in the dark Thursday night.
A power outage in Anne Arundel County, including the Annapolis Mall, caused confusion Thursday night and left more than 10,000 people in the dark.
Thousands of Maryland residents remain without power after Superstorm Sandy, while electricity has been restored to people in Delaware, the District of Columbia and Virginia.
Superstorm Sandy caused massive power outages in the D.C. area. WTOP has been updating the latest outage numbers throughout the storm.
Maryland regulators say they will take another look at the bill stabilization adjustment, a monthly surcharge appearing on power bills.
Pepco is working to restore outages in Prince George's and Montgomery counties.
The prolonged power outages that many utility customers suffered through, following the June 29 derecho, have led to a call for heads to roll.
An underground cable failure is to blame for a brief power outage in Alexandria Wednesday.
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Spotsylvania County Volunteer Fire Department assistant chief Mark Kuechler says at least 20 people were inside the Cheer Fusion gym when the storm struck Sunday.