SHMS Annual Turkey Giveaway: 1500 Thanksgiving Turkeys Gifted To Ward 8 Residents

Doing Good In the Neighborhood — WHUR, the Steve Harvey Morning Show, Shabach Ministries, Inc., Ward 8 Councilmember Trayon White, US Coast Guard, Metropolitan Police Department, Johnson Middle School, Union Temple Baptist Church, and a host of others helped to pack and donate 1,500 turkeys and bags of food to feed needy families in Ward 8, the poorest community in DC.

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Congrats To Lawrence Owens, Jr. – #HURsHarley Winner!

WHUR and Old Glory Harley-Davidson Laurel would like to thank all the contestants that came out Saturday for their chance to win a brand new 2017 Harley Davidson 750A motorcycle. It was a packed house and an overall great event. A major CONGRATULATIONS goes out to #HURsHarley winner Lawrence Owens, Jr. who claimed the top prize.

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En Vogue, SWV, BBD, De La Soul, Fantasia, Babyface, Common And More Smash Summer Spirit Festival Stage

The Summer Spirit Festival has been going strong for 12 years and the acts were hotter than ever! It was a 2-day non-stop party with some of the industry’s biggest acts. If you weren’t there, well, shame on you. Here are some photos capturing exactly what you missed.

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Inside Lee’s Flower & Card Shop Grand Re-Opening

On April 27 Lee’s celebrated its grand re-opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony where WHUR proudly joined in the day of festivities broadcasting live with WHUR’s talent Angela Stribling hosting the event. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser, city officials, the entire Lee Family and Grammy Award-winning Patti Austin were all present.

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Hundreds Walk In This Year’s Test My Breasts 5K Walk and Wellness Fair

Thank you Natalie Williams for inviting me to join your effort to raise awareness to eradicate breast cancer in men and women! You’re doing some awesome work with the Natalie Williams Breast Care Foundation. And THANK YOU to all of our WHUR listeners for making a real difference.

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