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Washington D.C. News

Arrest in D.C. Quadruple Shooting

Kevin Antonio Cole, 26, of Southeast, has been charged with assault with intent to kill after being arrested on June 15 as the suspected...

Miss USA Advocates Service to Country

Deshuana Barber, the recently crowned Miss USA,  not only exemplifies patriotism through her service in the Army Reserve, but also through her willingness to...

White Seeks to Unify Ward 8 Ahead of Nov. Election

Trayon White, the Democratic Party nominee for the Ward 8 D.C. Council seat, spoke at the "Ward 8 Democrats Unity Luncheon" on June 18 at the...

TransSTEM Academy Celebrates 25 Years

The TransSTEM Academy, the District's leading secondary school focusing on the study of transportation, held its 25th anniversary with leaders in the field discussing...

D.C. HBCU Alumni Alliance Impacts More Than Black Colleges

One of the largest consortiums of Historically Black College and University Alumni in the United State resides in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Being...

‘Open Mic Night’ Brings D.C. Community Together to Tackle Crime

It takes a community to raise a child, and also to stop youth violence. More than 300 D.C. residents, varying in age, participated in the...

D.C. Teen Heads to Junior Olympics

One D.C. charter high school student can attest that fighting enabled him to achieve his dreams. Lamar Odoms, a freshman at National Preparatory Collegiate High...

Three Rescued by DC Firefighters in Southeast Fire

(Washington, D.C) – Three residents were rescued by DC firefighters from their burning Southeast apartment building on Wednesday morning, June 22nd. DC Fire and...

Taste on Wheels-Food Truck Event Celebration

Taste of DC will hold Taste on Wheels, a food truck event series celebrating the vibrant food truck scene in the Mid-Atlantic, on June...

Father’s Day Tributes – MD/Washington, D.C.

Father's Day Tributes   Dr. G. K. Butterfield Sr.  I always admired how even-tempered my father was. He was always polite to everyone he met. My father was...

Clinton Taps Norton for Democratic Platform Committee

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., has been appointed by presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to the Democratic Platform Committee for the Democratic Party’s 2016 National...

Wash. D.C. Body Care Co. Creates Father’s Day Variety Gift for Dads

Originating out of Washington, D.C., Koils by Nature, an all-natural hair and skincare company that caters to all hair types, has collaborated with several...