100 Year Anniversary: A Red Carpet Event Thursday October 15th 7:00pm – 9:30pm Lincoln Theatre 1215 U Street, NW Washington, DC 20009 Hosted by: “The Black Eagle” Joe Madison Exclusive Cicely Tyson Interview by: Rev. Marcia L. Dyson WE ARE 100!!! The Washington DC NAACP Branch celebrates the 100th anniversary of the nation’s oldest and […]

This morning George Parker, president of the Washington Teachers Union, appeared on FOX 5 to discuss the Washington, DC teacher layoffs and Michelle Rhee. Watch the video right here and share your comments on this volatile situation.

Baltimore-based Gospel songstress Maurette Brown Clark blessed everyone at the 2nd Annual Spirit of Praise Celebration and even brought two of her babies out to sing with her. See the photos of her on stage right here. http://cdn.praisedc.com/external/js/gallery/20917

Check out our gallery of stars who will be performing at the 2nd Annual Spirit of Praise Celebration! Get ready to experience the finest Gospel musicians this Saturday, October 10th! Be there and be blessed! http://cdn.praisedc.com/external/js/gallery/18837

VIA WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL: Ben Ali, founder of the iconic U Street restaurant Ben’s Chili Bowl, died Wednesday evening. He was 82. Ali, a native of Trinidad, opened Ben’s Chili Bowl with his wife, Virginia, in 1958. The spot has been known for, among other things, being a date night place for comedian Bill Cosby […]

VIA THE GAZETTE: A New Jersey man who fatally shot his estranged wife in the parking lot of a Silver Spring church earlier this year was sentenced to life in prison without parole in a Montgomery County courtroom today. Kevin Kelly, 53, was convicted by a county jury in September of first-degree murder and use […]


Gospel music fans will be in for a treat at the 2nd Annual Spirit of Praise Celebration with the addition of Brian Courtney Wilson to the lineup! Click here for more information on the 2nd Annual Spirit of Praise Celebration. Click here to purchase tickets for the low price of $20 through Ticketmaster.

VIA MYFOXDC: WASHINGTON – Actor Blair Underwood is expected to cut the ribbon on an HIV/AIDS clinic bearing his name. AIDS Healthcare Foundation is opening the AHF Blair Underwood Clinic on K Street in northwest Washington Thursday morning. The clinic is near George Washington University Hospital, where clinic officials plan to admit some patients who […]

One of the worst times you can eat is at night. Yet, our society forces this upon you with “late-night happy hour” abandon. How many nighttime activities can you think of that don’t include at least an offer for food and/or drink? However, this is the last thing your body needs before it shuts down […]