The Presidential Inauguration Parade is an American tradition honoring the newly sworn in President and Vice President. The event will include a procession of ceremonial military regiments, citizens’ groups, marching bands, and floats. The inauguration parade is open to the public and will be televised so that millions of Americans can view this special event.  […]

The MLK Weekend of Service will be observed  January 18th-21st, 2012 throughout the DC/MD/VA area. It’s being sponsored by HandsOn Greater DC Cares. For more information on how you can get involve, visit

(Washington, DC) — DC Police are seeing an increase in the number of purses being stolen from the backs of chairs in area clubs and restaurants. An alert was issued yesterday, warning people in the Second District about the thefts. Investigators say the thieves very skilled and have apparently practiced their techniques. Police say in […]

The 6th Annual MLK PeaceWalk will be held on Saturday Jan. 19th 2013. Marching bands, live entertainment and vendors will make this years event even more fun! The MLK PeaceWalk will begin at Friendship Public Charter School 645 Milwaukee Place, S.E.Washington, DC and it will end at Leckie Elementary School 4201 M.L. King Ave. SW […]

Chicago, Illinois – November 26, 2012 – Members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority from all over the world will journey to Baltimore, Maryland from January 11-13, 2013 to celebrate the organization’s 105th anniversary. The Sorority, which boasts 265,000 members in 969 chapters worldwide, is the oldest Greek-lettered organization established by African-American college-educated women. Led by […]

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday around the corner and research pointing to the number of consumers turning to mobile devices for holiday shopping nearly doubling since last year, the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has published its exclusive list of the most mobile shopping savvy cities in the U.S., with Washington D.C. landing at #11, […]

WASHINGTON –Whitman-Walker Health will observe World AIDS Day with its annual candlelight vigil at Dupont Circle beginning at 5:00 pm on Saturday, Dec. 1. Whitman-Walker’s mobile testing unit will be onsite to provide free HIV testing. “My wish is that the year 2012 may be remembered as the beginning of the end of the HIV/AIDS […]


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