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    Arch Social Club Shows New Face for King Holiday

    When everyone's thoughts turned to ways to commemorate the life of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Arch Social Club, known to hold a certain standard, unveiled the remarkable makeover to its...

    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....

    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...

    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 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:...

    BOPA Sponsors Tech Career Job Fair Conducted at D.C. Hotel

    Several of the nation’s top companies are taking part in a career fair hosted by the Black Data Processing Associates (BDPA), a Largo, Md.-based nonprofit that represents some of the nation’s top technology and...

    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 Community Remembers Bishop Robinson

    The Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services and Baltimore Police Department have announced memorial services for former Secretary Bishop L. Robinson, 10 a.m., Jan. 18, in the Physical Education Complex of Coppin State...

    Metropolitan AME Celebrates 175 Years in Ministry

    The Right Rev. Samuel Lawrence Green Sr., 125th Bishop of the A.M.E. church and head of the church’s 12th District, will join senior pastor, the Rev. Dr. Ronald E. Braxton along with the membership...

    AFRO Washington D.C. Community Calendar

    Sun., July 28 The Coconut Market Come celebrate African, Asian, Caribbean and Latin-American cultures to create the most unique shopping experience. This free event creates an amazing atmosphere for many people of different ages to be...

    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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