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Hundreds Celebrate Chris Barry’s Life

Marion C. Barry was recently praised as a young man who was working to turn his life around and who loved his people and...

District’s Drug Court Holds Intervention Graduation

The Pretrial Services Agency for the District of Columbia Superior Court Drug Intervention Program, better known as Drug Court, held a graduation and level...

D.C. Schools Start with Great Expectations

As traditional school began for thousands of District students, the city also opened its first all boys’ school, the Ron Brown College Preparatory School....

Heated At-Large Board of Education Race

While many of the District's political junkies and activists will focus on the presidential election and the at-large race for the D.C. council, there...

D.C.’s Top Cop Leaves for NFL

In a surprise move, D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier announced Aug. 16 that she will become the National Football League's new senior vice president...

Adventure Kid’s Club’s Shazam Magic

In Lakeforest Mall, 701 Russell Ave, on the J.C Penny Court, Level One, the Adventure Kids club will be hosting a free magic show...

WHUR Honors Nine Innovative DMV Women

The Café Mocha radio show affectionately is scheduled to host its second annual Salute Her: Beauty of Diversity Awards presented by Toyota Green Initiative....

9:30 Club Hosts Hot in Herre Dance Party

The 9:30 club, 815 V St NW, is scheduled to hold a dance party on Aug. 26 in honor of music from the 2000s...

Ubiquitous Beauty, Hair and Health Expo

The Ubiquitous Beauty, Hair and Health Expo is scheduled to be held on Aug. 27 at 11 a.m. and Aug. 28 at 1 p.m....

African Diaspora Film Fest Shines Light on Colonialism

The African Diaspora International Film Festival held Washington, D.C. from Aug. 19-21, uses films about people of color all over the world to educate,...

D.C. Central Kitchen Caters to Underprivileged Communities

D.C. Central Kitchen (DCCK), a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., is providing low-income communities healthy foods by partnering with local corner stores. Founded in...

Who Will Take Over Orange’s Council Seat?

Vincent Orange stepped down as an at-large member of the D.C. Council. By doing so, he ignited an intra-party battle for his seat. On Aug....