Outages but words of relief in Mass. ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page JUSTIN LANE/EPA The storm left cars partially submerged in a New York City parking lot. Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe A tree crew worked to free a pine from power lines in Norwell on Tuesday. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS Flooded streets kept firefighters away when a blaze tore through homes in New York’s Rockaway area on Tuesday. J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE/ASSOCIATED PRESS The storm upended trees in Washington, D.C. It also left more than 8.2 million homes in 17 states without power. ADAM HUNGER/REUTERS A rescue worker helped a young boy evacuate an area in Little Ferry, N.J., on Tuesday, that was hit by flood waters. David L. Ryan/globe staff Jason Locke moved mud out of his mother’s home near Gooseberry Point at Horseneck Beach in Westport. LARRY DOWNING/REUTERS President Obama monitored relief efforts at the Red Cross in Washington. CHARLES DHARAPAK/ASSOCIATED PRESS Mitt Romney collected food donations at a campaign event in Ohio. Wendy Maeda / Globe Staff The storm uprooted a tree in Copley Square. Robert Ray / AP Parts of West Virginia received up to two feet of snow. EPA A man looked at a tree resting on powerlines in the front yard of a home in Newton. EPA A damaged home was seen on Manasquan Beach in Manasquan, N.J. EPA A car passed a tree lying on power lines, the morning after Hurricane Sandy in Dartmouth. Bill Greene/Globe Staff A woman dragged a wet rug out of her gallery in Falmouth Harbor. Reuters A child looked at power lines knocked down by Hurricane Sandy in Scituate. EPA Needham public works crews removed a tree from power lines and traffic lights. Reuters A submerged boat in Scituate Harbor. Shannon Stapleton/Reuters In the Queens, N.Y., a rainbow could be seen behind homes devastated by the storm. Jason DeCrow/Associated Press A boat was almost sideways between two flooded houses in Lindenhurst, N.Y. Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff A home in Cambridge sustained damage from a fallen tree.