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    Blackout Poetry Celebrate National Poetry Month.  Create your own poem! No writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of words and cross out the ones you don't...

    American Red Cross: Help Fight A Blood Shortage

    DRO Headquarters. Red Cross employee Bob Otwell prepares blood products including FFP, Whole Blood and Platelets for distribution to nearby hospitals. These blood products were a part of regularly scheduled transports to area hospitals. There's...

    Building the Faith on a Firm Family Foundation

    By Jacquinette D. Murphy, North Dallas Gazette Contributing Writer “I have the BEST job in the world!” Apostle Herman L. Murray recently declared these words to the congregation of the Full Gospel Holy Temple Churches, Incorporated....

    Baltimore Community Calendar

    September 16 The Esperanza Center will celebrate 50 years of serving Baltimore’s immigrant communities, 5:30 p.m., with the unveiling and formal dedication of an outdoor mural on its building located at Broadway and Eastern Ave. The...

    Anniversary

    Dear Mom and Dad,   We are so very blessed to have you in our lives, Happy 69th Wedding Anniversary to Bob and Bernice Bowman March 31st, 2014   Love you always, Gloria, Barbara and Lynda

    D.C. and Prince George’s Community Calendar

    June 19 The Art Cove Art Iz Gallery Lounge, 3311 Rhode Island Ave., Mt. Rainier, Md. 6-9 p.m. Come out for an evening of wine, stimulating conversation and healing art with instructor Annette Ferrell. For...

    Baltimore Community Calendar

    September 7 Get ready to laugh! The Music Ministry of Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 2110 Madison Ave., Baltimore, is proud to present comedian Joe Recca for an afternoon of comedy, 4 p.m., Sept. 7 in the...

    D.C. and Prince George’s Community Calendar

      July 30-31 AARP Driver Safety Course An AARP Driver Safety course will take place on Tuesday, July 30 and Wednesday, July 31 from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Hattie Holmes Senior Center, 324 Kennedy St....

    AFRO Community Calendar

    July Black Power Happy Hour Thursdays this Month Come fellowship with Baltimore’s grassroots leaders while supporting a local, Black owned business. This a great way to network, learn and build with great Black minds around...

    Meet The Pastor

    Meet The Pastor: Rev. Raymond Massenburg, Ph.D., age 46 St. Luke’s Episcopal Church 1415 15th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 Years served: 2 Hometown: Chicago, Ill. Education: DePaul University, Chicago, Ill.; Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind.; University of Illinois,...

    Meet the Pastor

    Dr. E. Gail Anderson Holness (57) Pastor, Christ Our Redeemer AME, Washington, D.C., five years Hometown: Columbia, S.C., the youngest of 10 children born to J.R. Anderson Sr. and Beatrice J. Jacobs Anderson Education: Clark College, Clark...

    Spiritual Advisor to President Obama to Preach at Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church

    Rev. Joshua DuBois, former Special Assistant to President Obama and Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will deliver a special sermon at the historic Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal...
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