Washington D.C. News

Washington D.C. News

D.C. Public Schools Start Year-Round Program

The District of Columbia Public School System recently expanded its year-round program, with a Southeast Washington Elementary School serving as its public launch. Anita...

Georgia Avenue Task Force Fights Gentrification

The Lower Georgia Avenue corridor in Northwest D.C. is going through a revitalization that may change the current living conditions of the area’s residents....

Police Make Arrest in NW DC Homicide

On Aug. 9, pursuant to a D.C. Superior Court arrest warrant, members of the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 19-year-old Marc Butler of Suitland,...

Orange’s Second Job Sparks Ethics Concerns

The expected resignation of D.C. Council member Vincent Orange as he assumes the presidency of the District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce has District...

D.C. Girls Expand Digital Horizons

Several young women sat in a conference room with two long parallel tables, typing periodically or raising a hand while listening to a lecture...

2016 Black Alumni Networking Expo

The Black Alumni Networking Expo will be held from Aug. 11-14 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport, 2799 Jefferson Davis...

The Triangle Offense Pop-Up Art Series Featuring Local Artists

In light of recent national events, The Triangle Offense, a three-part pop-up art series, has been curated to stimulate conversation around culture, class and perception...

IDEAL Academy Public Charter School Celebrates Clean Energy Pact with DC Startup

IDEAL Academy Public Charter School will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house this weekend to celebrate a collaboration with a District startup that...

D.C. Residents Disappointed by Lack of Statehood Talk

Even though D.C. played an active role at the recent political party conventions for presidential office, several residents were disappointed by the silence on statehood....