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Paying Respect to Providencia Ferrera Paredes

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On April 11, hundreds showed up at the Church of the Annunciation in Northwest Washington to pay tribute to the personal assistant to former First Lady Jackeline Kennedy. Ms. Paredes died on March 18th, at the age of 90. Ms. … read more »

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2015 State Of The Union (SOTU) Watch Party at Local 16

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A 2015 State Of The Union (SOTU) watch party was held at Local 16 in Washington DC on January 20th, 2015. Guests included DNC Political Director Raul Alvillar, and DC US Representative (Shadow) Franklin Garcia. Over 200 people gathered to network and … read more »

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DC Swearing-In Ceremony of Elected Officials

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The Council of the District of Columbia conducted the Swearing-In Ceremony for the State Board of Education, Statehood Representatives, and Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners (ANC) on January 2, 2015 at the Washington Convention Center.  Statehood Representatives, State Board of Education members, … read more »

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DC Latino Caucus Honors Community Leaders at Holiday Party

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The DC Latino Caucus celebrated its annual holiday party. The party was also an opportunity to give out appreciation awards to many community leaders that over the years have helped the organization grow. Appreciation Awards were given to: Philip Pannell, … read more »

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DCFDW Hold Book Signing Event for Marion Barry

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The DC Federation of Democratic Women hosted a book signing event for former DC Mayor and Ward Eight Councilmember Marion Barry. The book titled “Mayor for Life, the incredible story of Marion Barry, Jr.,” is an autobiography of the life … read more »

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Vincent Gray Wins DC Latino and Asian and Pacific Islander Caucuses Endorsements

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On Saturday, May 14 hundreds of voters and DC residents gathered at the Josephine Butler Center in Northwest Washington to hear from most candidates running in the April 1, 2014 DC Primary.  The candidates forum organized by the DC Latino … read more »

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Alberto Gomez Honored During 2014 Solidarity Dinner

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  Over a 100 guests attended the 2014 Solidarity Dinner at the St. Gregory Hotel in Washington DC.  The event held on February 17, was put together by the DC Latino Caucus, the DC Muslim Caucus, and the DC Asian … read more »

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DC Senator Paul Strauss at SOTU Address Watch Party

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DC Senator Paul Strauss addressed a large crowd of people at a DC State of the Union address watch party. The event was held at Local 16 in Northwest Washington by a number of organizations, including Network for Progress, Progressive … read more »

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New York Dominicans Participate in Fiesta DC

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Fiesta DC celebrated its 43rd showing in Washington DC on September 22. Fiesta DC put together a series of events, including a beauty pageant, an evening gala, and the festival, which included a parade of nations on Constitution Avenue. The … read more »

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DC Comes Out for DC Statehood on 50th Anniversary of March on Washington

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Hundreds of DC residents joined city officials and activists for a rally on The Mall for DC Statehood. The rally took place at the DC War Memorial on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. Local and some national … read more »

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