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    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...

    Capital City Links Hosts ‘National Wear Red Day’ for American Heart Association

    The Capital City Chapter of Links Incorporated hosted a “National Wear Red Day” reception called “Red Dress, Red Tie” on Feb. 7 on behalf of the American Heart Association. The reception, which was held...

    Baltimore Community Calendar

    Sen. Cardin at Coppin Sen. Ben Cardin will host a roundtable discussion, 1 p.m., July 19, in the Talon Center at Coppin State University in Baltimore with students who are being impacted by the blocking...

    Wesley Theological Seminary Offers Opportunities for Prospective Students to Visit Campus

    Wesley Theological Seminary will invite all prospective students to attend one of several discernment events on campus this winter and spring. Window on Wesley and Welcome Table offer opportunities for students to get to know...

    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...

    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

    Daisy B. Williams is Turning 101

    Daisy B. Williams was born in Phoebus, Va. on March 9, 1913, and grew up with two brothers and one sister. She has such a nurturing and persevering demeanor that she pursued a nursing...

    RAMBLING ROSE

    By Rosa Pryor, Special to the AFRO Hello everyone, Happy New Year to you all. I am hoping that this year will be much better than the last for us all. God has blessed us...

    Talking, Tasting and Testifying

    Knowing that silence can foster sickness, Akeda Pearson came up with the idea to promote conversation to bring about healing and that was the seed for 3rd Sundays Tea, Tastings and Testimonials. July is the...

    D.C and Prince George’s Community Calendar

    May 24-26 D.C. Black Pride Weekend 2013 Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave., N.W. D.C. Various times. The D.C. Black Pride Festival will feature activities for the entire family including performances...

    D.C and Prince George’s Community Calendar

    May 28-June 2 Dance Africa, DC 2013 Dance Place, 3225 Eight St., N.E. D.C. Various times. Witness the 26h annual Dance Africa festival featuring the best African dance companies in the area. For more information:...

    Meet the Pastor

    Rev. Stephen E. Tucker New Commandment Baptist Church, 23 years Hometown:  Indianapolis, Indiana Education:   Ball State University, BS, History                        Saint Mary's Seminary, MTh        ...

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