Courtesy of: Pharoh Martin – Radio One Washington, D.C. If you want to see the unveiling of the Martin Luther King Memorial on Aug. 28 authorities say it’s best to take the Metro because roads will be closed, parking will be sparse and traffic will be hell. Mayor Vincent Gray joked that attendees should […]

THE DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. MEMORIAL UNVEILING HOSTED BY THE NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK (NAN), THE CINCINNATI KING MEMORIAL GROUP & LIFE TRIP, INC. This week on our sister station 1230AM WDBZ The Buzz &, on The Lincoln Ware Show, Victoria “Sis. V” Straughn and special guest FBK discussed with Lincoln Ware, his listeners […]

Michelle Obama surprised students at Alice Deal Middle School in northwest Washington on May 3. The First Lady and hundreds of the middle school students danced to Beyonce’s “Move Your Body” at the school’s “Let’s Move” event, which was hosted by WKYS’s own Angie Ange. The dance event is part of the First Lady’s campaign […]

WASHINGTON D.C.-Twenty or more teens took $20,000 worth of clothing from the G-Star Raw store in the Georgetown area of Washington D.C. according to police. Flash Mob Robberies Not A Rare Occurrence in DC: RELATED STORIES This Is Wild! Robber Killed On Tape In Internet Cafe Shoot-Out Woman Posing As FBI Agent Cons Unsuspecting […]

Bernice King, daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., was at Praise 102.5 this week and discussed how she felt about the memorial being built for her father on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial is scheduled to finally open this August and the King family will be […]

By Bobby Marvin R&B star Raheem DeVaughn and Go-Go legend Chuck Brown will be aiming for gold at the 53rd Grammy Awards this year, but they are not alone. Fellow DC native, Carolyn Malachi, joins the Grammy elite with the nomination of the critically acclaim single “Orion.” Released in 2010 from her EP Lions, Fires […]

Exciting and interactive news was sent to my cell phone this morning as word spread about a new feature happening in our nation’s capitol. There’s a brand new webcam set up to document and chronicle the ongoing construction of the new Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. […]