Washington D.C. News

Washington D.C. News

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...

Inaugural Online Executive MBA Class Begins at Howard University

Howard University announces the start of the inaugural class for its new online degree - the online Executive MBA program. The inaugural class which...

Pieces of a Dream

Pieces of a Dream emerged out of Philadelphia’s music scene in 1976. Keyboardist James Lloyd, drummer Curtis Harmon and former bassist Cedric Napoleon, were...

Imani Temple Celebrates Founder’s Birthday

In honor of The Most Rev. George Augustus Stallings Jr., pastor, archbishop and founder of Imani Temple, the church will host several events celebrating...

Black Press Icon Ray H. Boone Sr., Dead at 76

Raymond H. Boone Sr., a towering figure in the Black Press and founder, editor and publisher of the influential Richmond Free Press has died. He...

Two Thousand Leaders Rally for Jobs and Affordable Housing

It was an impressive gathering of spiritual leaders from denominations that rarely mingle together or remain separated by ideology. However, the Washington Interfaith Network...

Walk for Animals

The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria will host a walk that will take place on May 3 from 9 a.m. to noon in Old...

George Clinton: ‘Chocolate City’ and Funk’s Future

The nation’s capital is not the same town that George Clinton dubbed “Chocolate City” in the early 1970s. Blacks in D.C.—then about 80 percent...

Group Launches Campaign Against Poverty in the District

One in five residents in the District of Columbia lives in poverty and many earn less than $11 an hour on their jobs. As...

Million Man March Marks 20th Anniversary

The 20th anniversary commemoration of the Million Man March, with the theme of "Justice... or Else!" will take place on Oct. 10 on the National...

DCPS Secondary Students Improve in Math, Reading

For the third straight year, secondary students in the District of Columbia Public Schools system have demonstrated significant achievement on their state-mandated tests. Following...

AKA- Zeta Chi Omega Chapter Anniversary Celebration

The women of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Zeta Chi Omega Chapter will celebrate 60 years of service to the citizens of Arlington and Alexandria,...