Category : Washington DC

Northeast / Washington DC - 4 months ago

Wiz Lose to T’Wolves, Drop 2nd Straight

Washington Wizards power forward Markieff Morris (5) faces up against Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Taj Gibson in the first quarter of Minnesota's 116-111 win at Capital One Arena in D.C. on March 13. (John De Freitas/The Washington Informer)...

Northeast / Washington DC - 4 months ago

The Black Girl Magic of “A Wrinkle in Time”

Storm Reid as Meg Murray in "A Wrinkle in Time." Photo Credit: Atsushi Nishijima/Courtesy of Disney By Ronda Racha Penrice, Urban News Service LOS ANGELES and ATLANTA — “Black cinema” and “blockbuster” are suddenly becoming synonymous. “Black Pant...

Northeast / Washington DC - 4 months ago

D.C. Youth Basketball About More than Sports

James Drummond plays in the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation's 2017-2018 basketball championships at the Lamond Recreation Center on March 10. (John E. De Freitas/The Washington Informer) The District of Columbia Department of Parks and Recr...

Northeast / Washington DC - 4 months ago

A Celebration of Diverse Books and Readers

Authors Gene Luen Yang, Jesse Holland and Kwame Alexander served as the featured guests at the “Read Across America” event hosted at the headquarters of the National Education Association in Northwest on Thursday, March 1. (Shevry Lassiter/The Washi...