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After the Storm: Tips For Filing Insurance Claims In D.C.

Those in the District whose house or other property sustained damage from hurricane Irene should take care to review certain guidelines before filing a claim.

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Ocean City Puts Irene in Rear-view Mirror

Town officials in Ocean City are breathing a sigh of relief after hurricane Irene passed by without inflicting too much damage on the resort. The region is now trying to salvage whats left of the summer season.

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School Closures In Some Areas After Hurricane Irene

Most D.C. public schools will open on time today, but students at 14 of the District's traditional schools will have an extra day added to their weekends. Some schools in Montgomery County and other Maryland districts are also closed today.

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Thousands Still Without Power As Irene Cleanup Continues

Utility crews are working nearly around the clock to restore power throughout the region after this weekend's hurricane swept through the region.

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Virginia's Consumer Protection Hotline To Answer Hurricane-Related Complaints

Virginia's Consumer Protection Hotline is now staffed around the clock to help consumers with complaints related to Hurricane Irene.

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Pepco Gets Mixed Reviews For Hurricane Response

Thousands of Pepco customers remain without power Monday afternoon. Reactions from Maryland leaders to the beleaguered utility's work following Hurricane Irene have been mixed.

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Va. Gov. Warns of Continuing Challenges Despite Light Initial Damage

Even though Virginia was spared the worst of Hurricane Irene, hundreds of thousands of residents are still without power and more flooding could be in store for residents downstate.

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