Washington D.C. News

Washington D.C. News

Community Angry at Prospect of Possible Post Office Closures

Outside the Brightwood post office in northwest Washington, a long line of customers wait in line for stamps, money orders, passport services, mailings and...

Gray Touts Triumphs Amid Farewell Address

Washington, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray talked about what his administration has done for the residents of the District over the last four years during his farewell...

Silver Spring, MD Man Charged in Stabbing Death of Mother

A 25-year-old Silver Spring man faces first-degree murder charges in connection with the stabbing death of his mother, police said. Fidel Washington was arrested June...

District Libraries See Major Increase in Usage

District residents are flocking to the newly designed and renovated neighborhood libraries to find the latest in book selections, technology and a cozy place...

Northern Va. Delta Education and Community Service Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

The Northern Virginia Delta Education and Community Service (NVDECS) Foundation announces that the organization is accepting applications for two 2017 Friends and Family of...

Fort Myer Gospel Celebration

Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall’s Gospel Service will hold their Gospel Service Reunion & Back Home Celebration from July 10 to July 12. The event...

Ward 5 Community News

Demarko Jones, a 23-yearold resident of Ward 5, is working at the American Job Center at the Department of Employment Services (DOES). Jones describes...

Police Kill Woman Near SW Recreation Center

On May 16, a woman died after being shot by a Metropolitan Police officer in Southwest, D.C. The officer-involved shooting happened in the 100 block...

The Salvation Army Sponsors Camp for Local Boys and Girls

On July 25, children from the District boarded buses at the Salvation Army Sherman Avenue Corps to embark on a weeklong trip full of...

Meet The Pastor

Meet The Pastor: Rev. Raymond Massenburg, Ph.D., age 46 St. Luke’s Episcopal Church 1415 15th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 Years served: 2 Hometown: Chicago, Ill. Education: DePaul University,...

Musical Diplomacy: Globalization, Cultural Synthesis, and Music as a Diplomatic Tool

Music is being used as a tool for understanding. Kendra Salois, ethnomusicologist and assistant professor at the American University College of Arts and Sciences...

UnitedHealthcare ‘A Better You’ Events

UnitedHealthcare will host A Better You, a series of health and wellness educational events to help Black seniors and other beneficiaries learn more about...