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Thousands Say Goodbye to Dick Gregory

While he was alive, Dick Gregory exchanged a million-dollar comedic career for decades of unrepentant social activism and advocacy for health and wellness among...

The Day #dcpublicshools Got an Emmy Shout Out

In what could be described as a true “Emmy nod,” District of Columbia Public Schools was given a ‘shout out’ by D.C.-native Dave Chappelle...

Agape Embassy Ministries hosts Annual Community Fair

Agape Embassy Ministries, 5775 Barclays Dr., Suite 7, is scheduled to host their annual community fair on Sept. 23 from noon - 4 p.m....

Athleta’s Style Evolution Fashion Show

Athleta is hosting its first annual Style Evolution Fashion Show on Sept, 24, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 3229 M. St., NW....

D.C. State Fair

The eighth annual D.C. State Fair will be on Sept. 24 located at 375 and 425 M. St., SW  from 11 a.m. to 8...

‘All the Way Live’ Season Finale

The season finale of All the Way Live Tuesdays is scheduled to be held on Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Anacostia Arts...

100,000 Opportunities Career Fair

The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, an employer-led coalition focused on hiring opportunity youth, will hold its annual career fair on Sept. 20. The career fair,...

D.C. Drug Court Commencement Ceremony for Roughly 30 Graduates

The D.C. Drug Court on Sept 20 will be honoring National Recovering Month with a commencement ceremony and cookout for roughly 30 graduates who...

‘Evening at Duke’s Place’ to Raise Funds for D.C. Arts School

The second annual Duke Ellington School of the Arts gala, “Evening at Duke’s Place,” is scheduled to be held on Sept. 16 at the...

Ethiopian Restaurants Foster Community in Diverse Silver Spring

SILVER SPRING, Maryland - Beginning in the mid-1970s, war and political turbulence led a large number of Ethiopians to flee their home country. Many...

Area Utilities, Organizations, Reach Out to Hurricane Victims

At a time when thousands in Texas are recovering from the floods caused by Hurricane Harvey and 6.2 million Floridians are in the dark...

Vernon’s Closet Sponsors Clothes Giveaway in Ward 8

Vernon Davis, a Washington D.C. native who currently plays tight end for the Washington Football team, recently sponsored a clothes give-a-way at a local...