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D.C. Needs Your Help for Ideas on How to Memorialize Marion Barry

WASHINGTON — The District is asking for your help to brainstorm ideas on how to best memorialize the late Marion Barry.

Mayor Muriel Bowser is asking residents from all over the city to come out Wednesday from 7 – 8:30 p.m. 39 more words


Can Sheila Deliver & What Needs To Be done?

Jane Miller recently spoke to former Mayor, Sheila Dixon, and she seems very encouraged about her announced to run for mayor of Baltimore again. Dixon told Jane that 9 out of 10 folks, that she comes across in B’more gives her the thumbs up!!! 211 more words

News & Gossip

D.C. Ice Cream Shop Creates ‘Marion Berry’ Flavor

WASHINGTON — A new ice cream flavor was named in honor of the late “Mayor for Life.”

Ice Cream Jubilee in Southeast D.C. debuted the ice cream Tuesday. 67 more words


The People and the Police: Washington D.C.'s Police-Community Relations Program, 1968

 “The question always comes when you live in a community that’s oppressed and people are living like we have to live in the black community, how do you get a handle on all these problems? 2,037 more words

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Marion Barry's Son to Plead Guilty in Bank Outburst

WASHINGTON — The son of former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry has agreed to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges stemming from his outburst at a downtown Washington bank. 118 more words


Christopher Barry Agrees to Plea Deal on Assault Charges

WASHINGTON — Christopher Barry, the son of the late Marion Barry, has reached a plea deal with prosecutors just days before his trial for assault charges was set to begin. 221 more words


Ward 8 Candidates to Debate Monday

WASHINGTON (WNEW) – Candidates for the D.C. Council Ward 8 seat formerly held by “Mayor for Life” Marion Barry will debate Monday night.

The Washington City Paper reports… 76 more words