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Hundreds Celebrate Chris Barry’s Life

Marion C. Barry was recently praised as a young man who was working to turn his life around and who loved his people and...

Heated At-Large Board of Education Race

While many of the District's political junkies and activists will focus on the presidential election and the at-large race for the D.C. council, there...

Adventure Kid’s Club’s Shazam Magic

In Lakeforest Mall, 701 Russell Ave, on the J.C Penny Court, Level One, the Adventure Kids club will be hosting a free magic show...

WHUR Honors Nine Innovative DMV Women

The Café Mocha radio show affectionately is scheduled to host its second annual Salute Her: Beauty of Diversity Awards presented by Toyota Green Initiative....

9:30 Club Hosts Hot in Herre Dance Party

The 9:30 club, 815 V St NW, is scheduled to hold a dance party on Aug. 26 in honor of music from the 2000s...

Ubiquitous Beauty, Hair and Health Expo

The Ubiquitous Beauty, Hair and Health Expo is scheduled to be held on Aug. 27 at 11 a.m. and Aug. 28 at 1 p.m....

African Diaspora Film Fest Shines Light on Colonialism

The African Diaspora International Film Festival held Washington, D.C. from Aug. 19-21, uses films about people of color all over the world to educate,...

D.C. Central Kitchen Caters to Underprivileged Communities

D.C. Central Kitchen (DCCK), a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., is providing low-income communities healthy foods by partnering with local corner stores. Founded in...

Who Will Take Over Orange’s Council Seat?

Vincent Orange stepped down as an at-large member of the D.C. Council. By doing so, he ignited an intra-party battle for his seat. On Aug....

Meet the New Miss Black USA

Proving that the third time really is the charm, Connecticut resident Tonille Watkis claimed the honor of 2016 Miss Black USA on Aug. 7...

D.C. Businessman Sentenced to 3 Months for Campaign Fraud

On Aug. 15 District of Columbia businessman and political fundraiser Jeffrey E. Thompson received a three-month prison sentence followed by a 90-day home confinement...

D.C.’s People’s Counsel Appeals Exelon-Pepco Merger Decision

The Office of the People's Counsel recently filed an appeal against the District of Columbia Public Service Commission’s decision on the Exelon-Pepco merger because...