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Delaware Beaches Receive Federal Funding For Post-Sandy Recovery

The state received $30 million to restore beaches along the coastline that sustained damage from Superstorm Sandy.

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Tornado Watch For D.C, Maryland And Virginia

The National Weather Service has isued a tornado watch for D.C. parts of Maryland and Virginia until 10 p.m.

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Cicada Invasion Expected On East, But Not On The Coast

The 17-year cicada emergence is expected in the next few weeks, but some parts of the east may be spared from the swarms.

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'Sandy' Retired From List Of Storm Names

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials have retired the name "Sandy" because of the massive damage the storm caused along the east coast last year.

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Repairs To Ocean City's Dune System Not Likely Until Autumn

Hurricane Sandy only caused minimal damage to structures and properties in Ocean City, but the resort's protective dune system still took quite a thumping.

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Forecasters To Change Hurricane Advisory Practices

The National Hurricane Center is altering its policy after being criticized over the way it handled Superstorm Sandy.

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Unexpected Spring Snow Delights Some, Soaks Most In D.C. Region

Snow continues to fall throughout the D.C. region in any unexpected spring deluge, but while travel was hampered and power outages abound, some at least are enjoying the weather.

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Spring Or No Spring, Cherry Blossoms Still Weeks Away

The National Park Service has revised their expected peak bloom dates for the region's iconic cherry blossoms, due in large part to the cold weather this March.

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Maryland's Eastern Shore Drying Out After Winter Nor'easter

This week's storm drenched the Eastern Shore with heavy rains and winds that reminded some residents of Superstorm Sandy.

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Washington Monument Restoration Underway

The monument's $10 million restoration project to repair the damages sustained from the 2011 earthquake have started.

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