Washington D.C. News

Washington D.C. News

Catania Seeks Black Vote

D.C. council member David Catania's quest to become the next mayor of the District means that he will have to campaign and post respectable...

Black Lawmakers on Capitol Hill Expected to Increase

The Nov. 4 general election is expected to produce a record number of Black members of Congress. This will be historic in terms of...

Saving Black Women

African-American women suffering from breast cancer in the Washington, D.C. area offered some “real talk” about their experiences in a soon-to-be published study. The...

Alpha 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...

Cricket Community Stars Salute Contest

Cricket Wireless announces the launch of its Cricket Community Stars: Salute to Solopreneurs contest to recognize men and women who serve as one-person enterprises...

Asbury United Methodist Church Celebrates Women’s Day

Asbury United Methodist Church located at 926 11th Street, N.W.,   will celebrate Women’s Day Oct. 18 and Oct. 19. The two-day celebration will...

AKAs Host Small Business Expo

The Woodbridge and Fredericksburg Virginia Chapters of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will host a 2014 Small Business EXPO Oct. 18 from 9 a.m.  to...

D.C. Association of Parliamentarians Celebrates Parliamentary Law Day

The District of Columbia Association of Parliamentarians is celebrating its 46th Annual Parliamentary Law Day Observance. The forum will be held at the Washington...

Memorial Celebration for Dr. Shabazz

Nation’s Mosque, Masjid Muhammad and Dunbar High School Alumni Association will host a memorial  celebration for Dr. Abdulalim Shabazz Oct. 18 from 2 p.m. to...

Mount Carmel Harvest Celebration 2014

Mount Carmel Baptist Church will hold its second annual Harvest Celebration Oct. 22-24. The church is located at 901 Third Street, N.W. There will...

Former D.C. Police Officer Gets Seven Years in Pimp Case

A former District of Columbia police officer has been sentenced to seven years for prostituting teenage girls from his southeast Washington apartment. Linwood Barnhill Jr....

Boy Seriously Injured in Shooting in Northeast D.C.

An 8-year-old boy was seriously wounded, and two men were injured in a shooting in northeast Washington, police said. Police said officers were called to...