The family of Marion Barry released funeral plans Thursday for the former D.C. mayor and council member who died Sunday at age 78.
Pepco says it is ready to respond to potential outages stemming from a winter weather system passing through the metropolitan region Wednesday.
The D.C. area's top chefs, bartenders and vintners gathered Nov. 12 at the Ritz-Carlton Washington D.C. Hotel for the 18th Annual March of Dimes Signature Chefs Gala.
Thanks to a generous grant, children in the Greater Washington Area will develop a more enhanced knowledge of the digital world and potentially increase their passion for technology.
A local nonprofit continued its efforts to provide members of a vulnerable population with the bare essentials during an event that raised thousands of dollars in donations.
Marion Shepilov Barry Jr., always admitted to being human, possessing flaws and foibles that sometime tripped him up and enmeshed him in controversy, but it was this reality and the redemptive quality of his life that drew him so closely ...
The Washington Redskins, in conjunction with the team's charitable foundation, will host a food giveaway from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday during the team's 12th annual Harvest Feast at FedEx Field.
District residents have been invited to sign an official book of condolence for Marion Barry, the four-term mayor and Ward 8 D.C. Council member who died Sunday.
When Marion Barry died in the wee hours of Sunday morning, young people grieved him just as much as their elders did, except they mourned in their generation's way — through social media.
An interview between Oprah Winfrey and Marion Barry that was filmed soon after the release this summer of his autobiography will proceed as scheduled at 9 p.m. Sunday.
D.C. Council member Marion S. Barry, the venerable former four-time mayor and civil rights activist, died early Sunday at the District's United Medical Center, just hours after he was discharged from Howard University Hospital. He was 78.
Washington Wizards stars Bradley Beal and John Wall partnered Thursday to host "Backcourt Baskets" at John H. Ketcham Elementary School in Southeast, giving away 400 Thanksgiving baskets to the entire student and teacher population.
Local artists recently displayed their skills of puppetry, much to the delight of children and adults alike.
Washington, D.C., is one of the newest members of the "My Brother's Keeper" community. The MBK Community Challenge Local Action Summit brought together representatives from organizations citywide. The Nov. 18 gathering at the St. Elizabeths campus on Alabama Avenue in ...
Families and individuals accustomed to battling hunger in Prince George's County could have an easier time accessing food, following an announcement last week by Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker that involves the Peterson Family Foundation and National Harbor.