Washington D.C. News

Washington D.C. News

D.C. Housing Crises: Gentrification, Revitalization or Renaissance?

An in-depth discussion about housing trends in D.C. was hosted by Elevation DC Magazine, Oct. 21. The conversation was an effort to explore the line...

D.C. Resident Shares Story at AIDS Walk

Yvonne Jackson of Washington, D.C. remembered holding her younger brother’s hand in 2012 as he lay dying in a hospital bed in Los Angeles. Her...

Petworth Residents Express Concern about Rising Crime and Lack of Police Response

Residents from the Petworth neighborhood in Northwest D.C. gathered at Truesdell Education Campus, located at 800 Ingraham St N.W., recently to tell the Washington...

D.C. Chief: Not Many Complaints about Stop and Frisk

WASHINGTON (AP) — Internal statistics don't back up the claim that police in Washington are disproportionately stopping and frisking African-Americans on the street, Police...

Girl Scouts Partner with Non-profit to Pamper Teen Girls with Cancer

Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital announced their partnership with Wish Upon A Teen and Rotten 2 The Core Kidz Spa located...

Mount Carmel Baptist Church to Host Anniversary Celebration

Mount Carmel Baptist Church will celebrate the 138th Anniversary of the church and the 13th Anniversary of its pastor, Rev. Dr. Joseph N.Evans, on...

Kappas to Host Celebrity Auction and Soul Food Feast

The Kappa Scholarship Endowment Fund of Washington, D.C. (KSEF) will host its 31st annual Celebrity Auction and Soul Food Feast on Nov. 2 at...

Witnesses Display Injustices to Councilmembers Regarding the Police

Howard University Business School in Northwest D.C. was where complaints were presented to District council members Oct. 8. In the school’s auditorium, many citizens...

AFRO Endorsement

On Nov. 4, residents of the District of Columbia will decide who their seventh mayor will be. The three candidates are D.C. Council member...

Chi Eta Phi to Host D.C. Sorority Fashion Show

Alpha Chapter, Chi Eta Phi Sorority invites you to their forty-eighth Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon Oct. 26 at Martin’s Crosswinds, 7900 Greenway Center...

An Open Letter to the Next Mayor of D.C.

To the Winner: First of all, congratulations on running a clean and honorable campaign. Sure, some verbal punches were thrown, but each candidate recognized the...

‘ Fetch Clay, Make Man’ Comes to Roundhouse Theatre

Round House Theatre will host a special showing of Fetch Clay, Make Man by Will Power. Directed by Derrick Sanders, the production is based...