Although she spent time chatting with such superstars as will.i.am, Common and Gwen Stefani, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser stood out as a star in her own right during Earth Day celebrations in which she continued her mission to reduce waste ...
About 3,000 individuals — many joining the efforts on an impromptu basis — have worked from dusk until dawn to begin cleaning Baltimore after riots had made the city a mess.
By anyone's standards, Kenneth “Ken” Parker is an American success story. But it hasn't been a walk down a primrose lane.
The U.S. Dream Academy will hold next week its 14th annual "Power of a Dream" gala, which aims to benefit nationally recognized after-school programs for children of incarcerated parents as well as students falling behind in school.
D.C. Council member Mary Cheh will introduce Tuesday a wide-ranging bill aiming to reform police conduct, including a more definitive statute of the crime of assaulting a police officer.
Whitman-Walker Health, a health center that for nearly 40 years has served D.C. — specifically its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community — is gearing up for a move this month into a new state-of-the-art medical facility in Northwest.
Thousands gathered in Southeast to celebrate Earth Day's 45th anniversary during an event that featured local artists, entrepreneurs and more than a dozen hip-hop and R&B acts.
There's little question that the notion that black lives matter has reverberated throughout the nation over the past several months. However, for the more than 150 young African-American youth who in successive days descended upon Howard University and then on ...
There is a direct connection to trauma and youth violence, juvenile experts, specialists, and community activists testified to D.C. Council member Kenyan McDuffie.
Hundreds of employees of a major broadcasting and cable company gave a local school a makeover during an event that attracted an intergenerational group of D.C. residents.
The schedule for the event is announced.
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.