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Happy Black History Month, This month, I’m sitting down with the one and only Sam Ford. In 2016, Ford was added to D.C.’s Hall of Fame. He is one of 44 men and women, “who gathered on Dec. 12, 1975, in Washington, D.C., to form NABJ.” For more than three decades, he has been the voice D.C., as ABC7/WJLA-TV’s bureau chief. Before ABC7, he spent nine years as a CBS News...
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With fences around the National Mall, ahead of the 59th Presidential Inauguration, it’s hard to feel connected to the tradition. Hopefully with this episode, you’ll get a sense of the thoughts floating around in the nation’s capital. This month I’m sitting down with the one and only Dr. Greg Carr, who is the Chair of the Afro-American Studies Department at Howard University. We’re discussing Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ accomplishments and...
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If you’re looking for a new home in the DMV, amid the pandemic, you’re in the right place. Realtor Daniel Walcott is unlocking the keys to success for first-time home buyers in the competitive housing market.                                                                    ...
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As the co-founder of Black Nomad, 32-year-old Orville “Auzzi” Aiken is living out the definition of his brand. He’s fearless and willing to travel, alone, to places that are unpopular. The Howard alum, who has been to 64 countries, recently survived Covid-19 while in Jamaica. When he was cleared to travel again, he went to London. I caught up with him, via Zoom, while he was in the UK. In...
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Samantha Chatman is an Emmy Award-winning journalist with ABC7 Chicago. “Chatman, who grew up in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood, joined Chicago’s Number #1 news station in September 2019.” When I first found out she was embarking on her natural hair journey, I was so excited. You may have noticed that there aren’t many Black women on TV, who wear their natural hair. Due to the rarity, I felt it was...
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