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Bryson Gillette launches advocacy arm for government affairs

Bryson Gillette, a Black-owned, diverse strategic communications firm based in the District and California founded in 2020, announced the launch of Bryson Gillette Advocacy...

Wage theft lawsuit resolved: Swahili Village to pay $526K to workers

Sign up to stay connected Get the top stories of the day around the DMV. D.C. Attorney General Brian L. Schwalb announced Tuesday that Ward 2...

Lisa Harris-Jones leads as highest-earning Annapolis lobbyist

Lisa Harris-Jones Makes History as Maryland’s Highest-Earning Lobbyist Lisa Harris-Jones of Harris, Jones, and Malone is  2024’s highest-earning Annapolis lobbyist, marking the first year that...

CAAB Cited as Key Nonprofit in D.C. Area

Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) recently announced that it has been selected by Spur Local as a Critical Nonprofit Organization in the Washington, D.C.,...

Destination DC Launches New Advertising Campaign

Destination DC, the official destination marketing organization for the District, announced last month that visitation is trending toward a return to pre-pandemic level, and...

Famous Amos Initiative Announces 2023 $50,000 Recipients

Famous Amos, in partnership with the National Black Chamber of Commerce, announced on Aug. 23 the three winners of its Ingredients for Success Entrepreneurs...

D.C.-Area Airports Tend to be Pricey: Study

The website SmartAsset reported an Aug. 23 study implying that Washington, D.C.-area airports tend to be more expensive than other metropolitan areas in regard...

Ben’s Chili Bowl Turns 65

Sign up to stay connected Get the top stories of the day around the DMV. On the stage at the 65th anniversary of the founding of...

Ward 8’s Sycamore & Oak Village Makes a Name for Itself

Even though it has been open for less than four months, the Sycamore & Oak Retail Village located in the Congress Heights neighborhood of...

Black Women Lag in Equal Pay Status: Study

A recently released study said the wealth gap between nonwhite and white families has increased by $40,000 since the March on Washington took place...

Wells Fargo Announces $10,000 Homebuyer Grants

Wells Fargo Home Lending announced recently that it will offer $10,000 Homebuyer Access grants that will be applied toward the down payment for eligible...

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