Radio Media Appreciation Lunch Pictured above: Radio One Founder/Chairperson Cathy Hughes Publisher The Washington Informer Denise Rolark Barnes General Manager The Washington Afro Edgar Brookins General Manager/Vice President Radio One DC Michele Williams News/Community/Media Relations Director Radio One DC Sheila Stewart

Save the date for the 2nd Annual Spirit of Praise coming to the DC Armory on Saturday, October 10! Get ready to “praise the roof” with performances from Fred Hammond, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Maurette Brown Clark and many more. Check out the flyer below and stay tuned for more details! Tickets go on sale soon! […]

VIA WJLA: More and more fathers are changing their job titles these days: they’re now known as Mister Mom. That’s because the recession has eliminated many male-dominated jobs, like construction and manufacturing. Rob Dalton has a job different from any he’s had before. “And I show up at the school up there, all the mothers […]

VIA WHAT’S THE DEAL DC: Tired of sitting at home twiddling your thumbs, eating Ramen noodles, and being sad about the recession? Just in the nick of time, What’s the Deal DC is here. We find awesome things for you and your friends to do in Washington DC and help you get out of the […]

VIA THE ARUGULA FILES: Recently, I’ve been heading to the market on Saturday, which means I have visit the farmers at 14th and U Street (instead of Dupont Circle). I like it. Here are six reasons why you would like it too. 1. Prices at 14th and U are, on average, cheaper than the Dupont […]

(Washington, DC) — Expect to see more Transit Police officers at Metrorail stations near schools and on trains and buses with large student populations. With area schools back in session, police will increase patrols to monitor students traveling through the Metro system during after-school hours. Officers will encourage kids to keep moving, discourage them from […]

VIA MYFOXDC: WASHINGTON – Washington’s Hot 99.5 Kane In The Morning show revealed that last week’s story about a man carrying around a sign that admitted he cheated on his wife was a hoax. According to broadcasts on the station Wednesday morning, the show admitted to staging the story in an attempt to see how […]

(Washington, DC) — A teenager is charged as an adult in connection with the deadly shooting of a Northwest Washington woman. DC Police have arrested 17-year-old Devonte Carlton of Northwest in the murder of 48-year-old Deborah Brown last Saturday evening in the 2900 block of 14th Street. DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier says this type […]

VIA WASHINGTON POST: Metro will shutter its Reagan National Airport station this weekend, forcing Labor Day weekend travelers to use shuttle buses or other forms of transportation during one of the busiest travel times of the year. The transit agency plans to close the airport station, as well as the Crystal City and Pentagon City […]

Registration is now underway for The 2nd Annual Sheila Stewart High School Gospel Choir Competition. The Grand Prize is $1,000 and “official” bragging rights! Entry deadline is Thursday, September 3rd, 2009. The event will be held at Community of Hope Church located at 3701 Branch Avenue, Hillcrest Heights, MD 20748. There is no registration fee. […]

Ledisi is everywhere these days. She recently stopped by the FOX 5 Morning Show to talk about her new album “Turn Me Loose” and to perform her brand new single “Goin’ Thru Changes.” Watch her excellent performance right here.

Teena Marie took over the airwaves and internet today! If you tuned in to Majic 102.3 earlier then you heard a very special live broadcast with Teena Marie and Olivia Fox that was also broadcast live on Press play below to see some of Lady T in action in the studio.