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D.C. residents still looking for inauguration weekend renters

While there was frenzy over renting homes and apartments before Obama's inauguration in 2009, realtors in the D.C. area say the interest has drastically died down.

Saturday - 01/19/2013, 03:22pm EST

Tags: renting, hotels, tourism, Stephanie Steinberg

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5th National Day of Service to honor MLK legacy

The National Day of Service started with President Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 and has occurred every year since. There will be dozens of service projects throughout the D.C. region over the course of the weekend, and the main event will be held Saturday on the National Mall from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sunday - 01/13/2013, 08:49am EST

Tags: volunteer, National Day of Service, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President Barack Obama, Stephanie Steinberg

Metro revises inauguration plans to fix '09 headaches

Metro hopes to ease traffic and commuter headaches for the upcoming Jan. 21 presidential inauguration and has updated its ceremony day plans to address long waits and gridlock that plagued its train stations four years ago.

Thursday - 12/06/2012, 06:04pm EST

Tags: WMATA, transit, getting around town, Barack obama, Hank Silverberg

D.C. area preps for Inauguration Day

As the D.C. area prepares for Inauguration Day in January, many are hoping to have a better experience this time than attendees did four years ago.

Saturday - 11/10/2012, 08:24am EST

Tags: John Aaron, inauguration, 3rd street tunnel

Good luck finding a D.C. hotel for the inauguration

Anyone looking to get a hotel room in Washington, D.C. for inauguration weekend should get used to hearing two words: sold out.

Saturday - 11/10/2012, 02:05am EST

Tags: Willard Hotel, Liaison Hotel, Marriott Crystal City