The Capital Press Club will hold its 70th Anniversary Gala Awards Reception Dec. 4 at the National Press Club Ballroom located at 529 14th Street N.W. The reception is titled, “70 Years in the Black: Telling Our Own Stories, Pleading Our Own Cause.’” Honorees include SimeonBooker, pioneering editor from JET Magazine; Dr. Barbara Reynolds, founding editor of USA Today; J.C. Hayward, anchorwoman with WUSA; April Ryan, White House correspondent with American Urban Radio Networks; Richard Prince, columnist with the Maynard Institute; Denise Rolark Barnes, publisher of the Washington Informer; Paul Brock, journalist; Joe Madison, radio talk show host on SiriusXM Urban View and Roy Lewis, photographAFRO Sr for the Black Press.