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    A Great Shout at Carter Memorial

    Dr. Tony Torain served as worship leader at the gathering to celebrate the new home of Carter Memorial Church of God in Christ, March 15, at what used to be St. Peter’s, the city’s...

    Norton, Bowser and Youth Demand DC’s Right to Gun Control

    By Hamzat Sani, Special to the AFRO Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser led a first-of-its-kind panel of District political powerhouses in a conversation about the impact of the Federal Government’s...

    Baltimore Calendar

    September 7 Created in 2000, the Frederick Douglass Path to Freedom Walking Tour in historic Fell's Point, will start at 9:30 a.m. at the Fell’s Point waterfront at Broadway and Thames. This tour is in dedication...

    Local Dancer Mari Travis to Dance at Kennedy Center

    In celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, Jan. 20, the Kennedy Center will host “Let Freedom Ring,” praising the work and ministry of Dr. King through song and dance. Baltimorean Mari Travis, has...

    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...

    Leah’s Book Club

    The annual event that brings Leah’s Book Club together for “High Tea” was held at the Forest Park Golf Club Room where enthusiastic members and guests met to converse, compare, discuss and aesthetically immerse...

    Healthcare Enrollment at Asbury UMC Annapolis

    Asbury United Methodist Church in Annapolis invited certified navigators from Chatman to give a day long Obama Care enroll-a-thon at the church one recent Saturday. Church leaders, Yolanda Perry and Rhonda Green planned the...

    Senior Honored

    Ross was recognized, May 7, for her lifetime of dedicated service to God, family, community and the congregation of St. George’s Episcopal Church. She received a certificate of recognition from the Right Reverend Marianne...

    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....

    D.C. & Prince George’s Community Calendar

    Healthcare and Classic Cinema UnitedHealthcare is hosting free events aimed at improving the health of African-American seniors D.C. area. The events begin with a Medicare seminar where participants learn the basics of Medicare, including the...

    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...

    D.C. and P.G. Community Calendar

    Sept. 13 Girls Night Out: The Musical The Carlyle Club, 411 John Carlyle St., Alexandria, Va. 8 p.m. Share the fun and laughter in this hilarious, feel-good comedy. $35. For more information: 703-548-8899. Sept. 14 Hyattsville...

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