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D.C. Takes Lead in Empowering Young Black Men

The D.C. Public Education Fund recently celebrated 10 years of service to District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS), with panels and sessions highlighting some...

Black D.C. Org. Honors Public Relations Guru Ofield Dukes

On Oct. 21, the Washington, D.C. chapter of the Black Public Relations society is holding its inaugural Ofield Dukes Excellence in Public Relations Awards...

VIP Room Alcohol License Still in Limbo

After years of fighting to maintain its footing against gentrification, and with a capacity crowd in attendance, a protest hearing before the Alcoholic Beverage...

D.C. Teen Sentenced to 14 Years for Robbery

As the world becomes more digitized, so are the crimes committed. Recently a District teenager was convicted for a string of online robberies. On Oct....

Union Demands D.C Metro Do More to Protect Bus Drivers

Decrying what they say is an “epidemic” of bus operator assaults on Metro, Amalgamated Transit Union Local 689 is demanding Metro implement a six-point...

Shiloh Baptist Church Homecoming Revival Tuesdays

Shiloh Baptist Church, located at 1401 Jamieson Ave. is scheduled to host Homecoming Revival Tuesdays from Oct. 10- Oct.24, at 7 p.m. The event...

My Sister’s Place Hosts the Clothesline Project

My Sister’s Place, 1436 U Street, NW, is scheduled to host the Clothesline Project on Oct. 13th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The...

Cuban Jazz at the Smithsonian

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage month, the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum, 1901 Fort Place, SE, is hosting a free afternoon of experiencing Cuban jazz...

Columbia Lighthouse Hosts Annual Light the Way Walk

Columbia Lighthouse will be hosting the 7th Annual Light the Way walk on Oct. 14, from 9 a.m. to noon at 355 Water Street,...

Blessing Bag Event for the Homeless

The annual Blessing Bag Event for the Homeless will be held on Oct.15 at the Howard County Library System HCLS, Central Branch, located at...

Montgomery College Hosts World of Montgomery Festival

Montgomery College is hosting their annual World of Montgomery Festival on Oct. 15 from noon to 4 p.m. at Montgomery College, located at 51...

D.C. Nurses Gives United Medical Center a Thumbs Down

The District of Columbia Nurses Association  (DCNA) chapter at the United Medical Center (UMC) voted "no confidence" in the leadership of the hospital on...