Washington D.C. News

Washington D.C. News

Shiloh Baptist Church Tech Clinic & Debt Management Classes

Shiloh Baptist Church, 1500 Ninth Street, NW, will be holding a Technology Clinic on Jan. 7 at 10 a.m. Bring your old gadgets for...

NASA’s Solutions for Enterprise Wide Procurement Training

The Solutions for Enterprise Wide Procurement (SEWP) Program Management Office (PMO) is scheduled to host a 'SEWP Training Showcase' at the Walter E. Washington...

Incidents at Montgomery County Maryland School Stir Allegations of Racism

POTOMAC, Md. (AP) —Winston Churchill High School officials in Potomac, Maryland are being called on to better address racially charged incidents that have occurred...

Lawsuit: Terrence Sterling, Fatally Shot by DC Police, Posed No Threat

WASHINGTON (AP) — An unarmed Black motorcyclist posed no threat to the District of Columbia police officer who fired two fatal shots from the...

D.C. Pastors Offer Solace in the Age of Trump

The election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States has caused anxiety among many Blacks. On Dec. 10, at...

Wilson High Alum Found Shot Inside Car

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in an affluent Chevy Chase neighborhood in Northwest D.C....

EdFest Showcases District’s Public and Charter School Options

On Dec. 10, more than 200 District public and charter schools set up tables with literature, trinkets, candies, and posters at EdFest, held in...

New D.C. Council to Have Only One Black Female Member

When the D.C. Council is sworn in for its 22nd Council period on Jan. 2, 2017, there will be a dearth of women of...

Boxers Have Dr. Banks in Their Corner

Greg Banks, M.D. always has been passionate about boxing and mixed martial arts. But being a doctor is what forced him into a corner...

ASALH Celebrates Carter G. Woodsen’s Birthday

The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) is scheduled to hold a birthday celebration for their Founder Carter G....

MGM National Harbor Brings Touch of Vegas, Jobs and World-Class Amusements to D.C. Area

A touch of Las Vegas sits mere minutes from the nation’s capitol. After two years of construction and $1.4 billion, MGM National Harbor spent...

D.C. Mayor’s Plan to End HIV/AIDS Gets Thumbs Up

The District of Columbia is making significant progress in fight against the HIV/AIDS scourge. However, city officials want to put an end to it...