After the recent congressional shooting, random presidential twitter covfefe, and suspected ties to Russia, national security officials found it in their best interest to beef up protection this Fourth of July weekend. Just four days away from Independence Day and fences have gone up, screening tents, and protection against vehicle attacks. Law enforcement says visitors […]

  Father’s Day is typically greeted with mixed reactions, frustrations, and sometimes hate in the black community. So much so that good fathers and healthy father/child relationships are often overlooked. This stigma leaves us devastated, deprived, and unenthusiastic as it relates to fatherhood. However, one organization has set out to replace chips for apples and […]

Marlow Heights Annual Day of Giving 5th Annual Turkey giveaway Sunday, November 20th 93.9. WKYS in partnership with Marlow Heights Community Center and Prince George County Parks and Recreation Foundation Supplying turkeys to needy families in Prince George County  Do your part this holiday season and donate a turkey to help a family in need. […]

Adult – Friday & Saturday Cost:  $65.00 Adult – Friday Only Cost:  $35.00   Adult – Saturday Only Cost:  $35.00   Child (12 yrs & under) Friday & Saturday Cost:  $25.00   Child (12 yrs & under) Friday Only Cost:  $15.00   Child (12 yrs & under) Saturday Only Cost:  $15.00

(Washington DC) National Career Fairs is holding a job fair in Washington DC on Tuesday, July 23, at the DoubleTree Crystal City, 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, Virginia, 22202. The event will run from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. This hiring event will offer job seekers an opportunity to meet face-to-face with dozens of employers hiring in […]

New Generation Worship Center Vision Team Dumfries, Va will be partnering with St. Jude Hospital to host a Walkathon on Saturday, 27 July 2013. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. The talkathon will start at 7:30 am and end around 8:30 a.m. Donations can also be made by visiting the St. Jude Website at The […]

(Washington) The historic Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church is celebrating its 175th anniversary on Sunday,July 21, 2013 with a commemorative service and celebration at 10:00 a.m. The church is located at 1518 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20005, only a few blocks from the White House. The featured speaker is Bishop Samuel Lawrence Green, […]

MANASSAS, Va. – The House of Mercy, a nonprofit humanitarian organization located in Manassas, Va., has started a self-help job search networking group. The group will meet every Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the House of Mercy. “We are looking for job searchers from a wide range of professional, technical, managerial and […]