Prince George's County Council Chair Mel Franklin on Monday sharply criticized Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's proposed budget cuts, saying the short-sighted reductions come at the expense of the state's middle class.
It's time to say farewell to 2014, but not without saying thank you to our readers, subscribers, advertisers and supporters for making this year extra special for The Washington Informer.
Marion Barry is gone. It still hasn't sunk in.
Today marks the 50th anniversary of The Washington Informer. There is no more appropriate expression to share at this moment than, "Thank You!"
African-Americans' use of credit is no different than Whites. What distinguishes African-Americans from others is the fact that what they borrow supersedes significantly what they save.
With only two weeks before the end of the school year for D.C. public school students, a group of seventh graders at Hart Middle School in Southeast accepted an end-of-the-year academic challenge that almost stumped them. They had to agree upon the biggest issues they faced during this school year, and then answer the question, "What if there was an app for that?"
This year seems like a blur in retrospect but a rear-view look over the past 12 months showed that it proved to be extremely busy and newsworthy.
The U.S. Department of Justice and HUD have found that the biggest problem in its attempt to end housing discrimination is educating the public on when and how to file a complaint.
A. Shuanise Washington’s first impression of the Congressional Black Caucus came when she was a teenager.
Beverly Cowser, a retired D.C. public school teacher, was only 18 years old when she came to the District for the famous March.