Tag: Inauguration

Sold out: N.J. group bound for Obama inauguration has no bus seats left for last minute seekers

Sold out: N.J. group bound for Obama inauguration has no bus seats left for last minute seekers
January 20, 2013

NEWARK — It pays to be early. That’s what a group of New Jerseyans unhappily discovered when all 55 seats …Read the Rest

Excitement fades for Obama’s 2nd inaugural as D.C. festivities near

Excitement fades for Obama’s 2nd inaugural as D.C. festivities near
January 20, 2013

Four years ago, Lawrence Hamm was marshaling a convoy of 11 buses to make the four-hour journey from Newark to …Read the Rest

From Newark to Washington: Busing to Obama’s big day

From Newark to Washington: Busing to Obama’s big day
January 20, 2009

Star-Ledger columnist Mark DiIonno and photographer Robert Sciarrino are traveling by bus with people from Newark to Washington, D.C., for the Obama inauguration. Here are real-time dispatches.

Newark group overflows with travel requests for Obama inauguration

Newark group overflows with travel requests for Obama inauguration
January 13, 2009

Damien Kelly of West Orange purchases two round trip tickets, which costs $40 each for the bus ride to the inauguration in Washington D.C, handed by Angenetta Robinson, treasurer for People’s Organization for Progress during their weekly meeting held at Abysinnian Baptist Church in Newark.