O'Connell's Restaurant General Manager Doug Gruenberg carries sand bags to put into place at the restaurant's doorsteps in Old Town Alexandria, Va., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, while Hurricane Sandy makes it's way north along the Atlantic coast. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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O'Connell's Restaurant General Manager Doug Gruenberg carries sand bags to put into place at the restaurant's doorsteps in Old Town Alexandria, Va., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, while Hurricane Sandy makes it's way north along the Atlantic coast. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)