10 Famous Singers from Wisconsin

Wisconsin may be known for its cheese and bratwurst, but the state has also produced a rich and diverse array of musical talent. From jazz legends to indie folk icons, Wisconsin has been home to some of the most celebrated and influential singers of the past century. In this article, we will take a look


Upcoming meetings and events in the D.C. area

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, tmcqueen@afro.com NoMa Farmers Market  Come out and meet your neighbors at the NoMa Farmers Market at Alethia Tanner Park this year. The market runs every Thursday from May to October, From 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. shoppers can purchase fresh produce and artisan goods, listen to live music and


Is weed legalin D.C.?

By Ashleigh Fields, Special to the AFRO Thousands of people across the District recently celebrated 4/20, a day for cannabis enthusiasts on April 20. Professional organizations like the National Cannabis Policy Summit hosted a Congressional forum to discuss policy reform on the unofficial holiday, and the National Association of Black Cannabis Lawyers threw a coffee