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Summit to Benefit Black Entrepreneurs Includes Steve Brannon & Corey Lewandowski as Keynote Speakers

A summit meant to get more Black business entrepreneurs involved in policy proceedings doesn't seem like a natural fit for Steve Bannon, former White...

Hip-Hop Pioneer Hosting Yoga Fundraiser

Darryl “DMC” McDaniels of Run-D.M.C. is making that a reality on Sept. 26 with a charity event he’s hosting in the District for the...

AFRO GM, Reporter Honored by The Made Man Initiative

Two members of the Afro-American Newspaper's family, Edgar Brookins, the general manager for the Washington D.C. office, and reporter Hamil Harris were honored by...

McDuffie Authors Bill to Honor D.C. Natives

D.C. Council member Kenyan McDuffie (D-Ward 5) wants to remember the outstanding work and lives of native Washingtonians of color by erecting statutes of...

Union: Assaults Against Metro Employees Unacceptable

Metro’s largest union is demanding the system to do more to protect bus operators from people who assault them on the job, and points...

D.C. Residents Fight Gentrification

As development across the District continues to raze long-standing communities and replace them with more modern and expensive housing, residents – particularly in Wards...

Thousands Say Goodbye to Dick Gregory

While he was alive, Dick Gregory exchanged a million-dollar comedic career for decades of unrepentant social activism and advocacy for health and wellness among...

The Day #dcpublicshools Got an Emmy Shout Out

In what could be described as a true “Emmy nod,” District of Columbia Public Schools was given a ‘shout out’ by D.C.-native Dave Chappelle...

Agape Embassy Ministries hosts Annual Community Fair

Agape Embassy Ministries, 5775 Barclays Dr., Suite 7, is scheduled to host their annual community fair on Sept. 23 from noon - 4 p.m....

Athleta’s Style Evolution Fashion Show

Athleta is hosting its first annual Style Evolution Fashion Show on Sept, 24, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 3229 M. St., NW....

D.C. State Fair

The eighth annual D.C. State Fair will be on Sept. 24 located at 375 and 425 M. St., SW  from 11 a.m. to 8...

‘All the Way Live’ Season Finale

The season finale of All the Way Live Tuesdays is scheduled to be held on Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Anacostia Arts...