D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine has issued a fraud alert regarding emails residents have received from someone claiming to be collecting debts for Cash Advance Inc. or its affiliates.
The United States Tennis Association has named D.C.'s Department of Parks and Recreation as its Organization of the Year for its dedication to the sport and the community.
The list of the 2015 DC Hall of Fame Legacy Award inductees reads like a who's who of the District of Columbia.
The accolades keep pouring in, from colleagues, friends and individuals who were touched in many ways by him.
The District of Columbia Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service offered to install fire alarms in the homes of Colombia Heights and Parkview residents for free after an 81-year-old woman died and an unknown man was injured in a blaze ...
Educator and philosopher Dr. Cornel West, known throughout the world for his insightful assessment of race and justice, recently spoke at Howard University's Andrew Rankin Memorial Chapel bringing his unique perspective on the problems that continue to plague black Americans.
Preliminary job estimates in D.C. for March show a significant increase, according to a report from the city's Department of Employment Services.
More than 100 people, including several curious travelers, gathered Thursday near a baggage claim area at Dulles International Airport in Virginia for the official grand opening of The Washington Informer's news and concession store.
It's back to the drawing board for staffers at the D.C. Office of Contracting and Procurement after the D.C. Council rebuffed the company seeking to provide health care to inmates at the D.C. Jail.
If young men of color are to successfully navigate a school system not designed for them, it will take the consistent and concerted efforts of family and community members, members of a panel concluded during a recent forum at a ...
While trash is a very visible indicator that a stream is unhealthy, the sediment from a stream bank or upland erosion is the pollutant that stands to have the most adverse effect on streams, the Anacostia and Potomac Rivers, and ...
There's a new celebrity couple in town and they are starting a family.
For residents of the greater Washington, D.C., region, the benefits of a united Exelon and Pepco Holdings would go beyond reliable, sustainable and affordable energy.
I am thrilled that The Washington Informer is making its readers aware of the critical importance of energy efficiency and sustainability as viable resources to all residents and consumers in the District of Columbia.
When it comes to being a sustainable city, the District of Columbia has posted some impressive leadership numbers. And now we have another top mark to add to our green credentials.