What You Missed: WHUR’s MLK Town Hall featuring Donald Lawrence, Donna Brazile and Millennial Panelists

We would like to thank Donald Lawrence, Donna Brazile, our millennial panelists, Pastor John K. Jenkins Sr. and the awesome First Baptist Church of Glenarden family for inviting us into their home for this important discussion.

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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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