-- One last emergency shelter remains open at the fire station in the town of Alna until the last resident sees power restored, according to the emergency management agency.
-- Only 2,296 customers still do not have power in the state.
-- The National Guard went door to door in the coastal city of Crisfield in Humvees to aid victims of flood damage. Shallow water stood in many streets up to doorsteps, and residents described the ground as "soggy."
-- The death toll remains at two.
-- Sandy wrought the worst destruction on the seaboard of two states. New Jersey was one, and miles of homes and businesses were devastated in a series of towns. Some remained inundated with water or sand washed up by the storm. The neighboring state of New York had the highest death toll in the storm.
-- The state got personal attention from the White House, as Obama toured storm-damaged areas Wednesday.
-- Sandy killed at least six people in the state, said Gov. Chris Christie, who warned people in low-lying areas to evacuate. "We're lucky that more people didn't die as a result of folks ignoring those warnings."
-- "When it comes to getting things done, I don't care what party somebody's in," the Republican governor said after touring the disaster area with Obama, a Democrat. "I'm aware of all the atmospherics. I'm not in a coma. But the fact is, I don't care."
-- Some 500,000 gallons of diesel fuel will be delivered to the state by Thursday night to run trucks and generators at nursing homes, hospitals and other high-priority locations, he said.
-- State offices will be open Thursday.
-- "We'll be ready for Election Day, one way or another," Christie said.
-- Residents not cleaning up damage to their property spent much of their time Wednesday standing in line -- at gasoline stations, stores and restaurants.
-- Transportation is coming back on line, the governor's office said. The majority of major closed roads have been cleared, Gov. Chris Christie said.
By Thursday, all airports should reopen, but service in some is limited. Air Train service to Newark International is running again but is still down to JFK.
All but one tunnel into New York City are open. Only the Holland Tunnel is still closed.
Ferry service to New York has also resumed.
Buses hit the streets again on 86 routes Thursday, according to NJ Transit. But light rail resumes on only one route and major rail service is down until further notice. The transit authority has posted dramatic photos of storm damage on its rail lines to its website.
-- Amtrak said it would provide Northeast Regional service on Thursday between Boston and New Haven, Connecticut, and between Newark and points south.