Millions of Americans are out of town for Thanksgiving weekend, but many in the D.C. region have decided to stay put and cook, deliver meals and decorate vestibules for those without or unable to spend time with families.
With city officials poised to demolish a makeshift homeless community of tents and with the imminent destruction a huge homeless shelter in Southeast Washington, the Covenant House International's annual "Sleep Out" demonstration and fundraiser took on a more poignant significance.
Howard University’s radio station, WHUR-FM, and Howard students took to the streets around the university and the airwaves from sunup to sundown to alleviate some of the financial and hunger problems facing the less fortunate with their annual Food 2 ...
The most expansive body-worn camera program in the nation could go into effect in the District as early as the first week of December.
Giving thanks and helping those less fortunate has remained the focus in the Greater Washington area as Thanksgiving Day approaches.
A year after the death of Marion Barry, a committee organized to honor the legacy of the former D.C. mayor and Ward 8 Council member has recommended several ways to do so after eliciting public input, including erecting a statue ...
About 80 University of Maryland students demonstrated Thursday at the new Frederick Douglass Square on the College Park campus in protest of Gov. Larry Hogan's attempt to keep Syrian refugees out of the state.
When shopping for that perfect gift for family and friends, stay vigilant and be never let your guard down when it comes to where your money and personal information goes.
Emmanuel "E-Man" Azoro, also known as the "Shape-Up King" — a charismatic part-time salesman and full-time barber — has emerged as one of the first mobile barbershops in the nation's capital.
Hundreds of service members converged on the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in D.C. Tuesday to be honored for their service by the DC Housing Authority during its third Veterans Stand Down appreciation event.
Students, teachers and other staff members at Cora L. Rice Elementary braved light rain Tuesday and walked at least one mile roundtrip from its building in Landover, Maryland, to FedEx Field to promote the importance of literacy.
City Administrator Rashad Young and the D.C. Department of Public Works' MuralsDC project unveiled Monday afternoon "Connectivity DC," the District's newest mural, in Northwest.
A discussion Monday at the Marshall Heights Community Development Organization in Northeast D.C., hosted by the Ward 7 Health Alliance Network, focused on ways to provide quality health care for those in low-income neighborhoods.
A Prince George's County rap artist took home the top prize in Jack Daniel's Jack'N for Beats music competition, which sought to find burgeoning talent in the D.C. region.
Uber's new D.C. headquarters that will serve as a hub for the company's East Coast operations is the latest addition to city's business community.