Full citizenship for Washington residents took a step forward Thursday when the New Hampshire House of Representatives supported a resolution mandating that District residents be fully represented in the U.S. Congress.
The D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation announced Thursday revised information for the agency's second open hiring fair for the 2014 summer season.
D.C.'s Funk Parade officially launched Thursday a crowdfunding campaign to help defray the costs of the May 3 U Street day fair, parade and music festival, beginning with a fundraising party Thursday night at a Northwest nightclub.
The prospect of high-end retail shopping in D.C.'s Ward 7 took a step closer to reality Wednesday when Mayor Vincent Gray, along with Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development Victor Hoskins and other community leaders, broke ground on the ...
The Pepco Edison Place Gallery in Northwest is hosting an exhibit in honor of the Girl Scouts, as the organization holds its annual weeklong national celebration.
A group of youth from across the Washington metropolitan region learned important life skills and affirmed their commitment to academic excellence during a daylong conference at a local university last month.
Former D.C. Council member Charlene Drew Jarvis spoke Wednesday at a church in Southwest about the important yet unsung role that black women played in the civil rights movement.
Trayon White unexpectedly announced Thursday that he is stepping down as the Ward 8 representative on the D.C. State Board of Education to take a full-time position with the District government.
D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray and the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities announced Friday the selection of local artist Jackie L. Braitman to create a permanent art installation at Chuck Brown Memorial Park that celebrates the life of ...
Hundreds of well-wishers, including famed comedian Bill Cosby, braved a dreary and chilly day for the grand opening of the new Ben's Chili Bowl restaurant in Arlington, Va., on Thursday.
More than 200 filed through the doors of the Community Showcase auditorium in the Eagle Center at McGogney in Southeast to see the "tennis scholars" of the Southeast Tennis & Learning Center in the organization's eighth annual Blacks in Wax ...
Attorney A. Dwight Pettit has seen his caseload explode over the past decade, mostly because of civil- and human-rights violations which he said are being carried out under the color of law.
A community organization recently honored a group of seniors for their decades of service during a ceremony at a local historic landmark.
Mayor Vincent C. Gray and other city officials are banking on the $5 million St. Elizabeths East Gateway Pavilion providing an economic foundation that will transform the fortunes of Ward 8.
Renewed efforts to restore Alexandria, Va.'s historic Fort Ward Park advanced during a Feb. 24 public meeting in St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School at 4401 West Braddock Road.