DC has job opportunities with businesses at The Wharf and The Yards and In-Between at a job fair being held today. Plus there will be training organizations on hand.
Get active and involved. Check out the opportunities in the DMV inside of this week’s WHUR Community’s Choice.
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Protests are erupting in front of the U.S. Supreme Court as justices today rule to overturn Roe v Wade, setting the stage for some states to ban abortions
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Did you know that every nine days across the United States a child dies while unattended in a hot car? AAA Mid-Atlantic is offering some safety tips and what you need to know to keep your kids and pets safe.
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Important community and free events are happening this week across the DMV. Get in the know. Check out WHUR’s Community’s Choice.
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WHUR’s Community’s Choice is filled with free events, job fairs, and lots of other activities happening around the DMV.
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Suspected gunman in the Texas school shooting is dead as authorities now search for a motive.
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This week’s Community’s Choice is packed with a host of free neighborhood events and resources. Check out what you may be missing.
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U.S. Capitol was briefly evacuated Wednesday after an aircraft came too close. It turns out the plane was part of a military pre-planned flyover to Nationals Stadium.
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Quarterback Dwayne Haskins apparently was walking on a busy Florida highway because his car had run out of gas before he was fatally struck by a dump truck
CDC says masking up on public transportation is still necessary.
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The Mayor of the District of Columbia announced on Twitter she has tested positive for COVID.
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WHUR’s Community’s Choice is packed with lots of events to do around the DMV. Check it out.
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Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is at Sibley Hospital in DC suffering from flulike symptoms.
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WHUR’s Community’s Choice is packed with non-profit community events happening in and around the DMV.
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Former WHUR Program Director Jesse Fax will be remembered tomorrow at a special memorial service in Clinton, Maryland.
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Persons 65 and older may need to get a 2nd COVID booster shot
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DC police looking for suspect who stole an ICU doctor’s car and then struck and killed him before speeding off.
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Maurice “Mo” Creek is happy to be home after a weeklong ordeal in war torn Ukraine.
The love of basketball sent a Prince George’s County man to Ukraine to live out his dream. But the Russian invasion briefly turned his dream into a nightmare.
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Bomb threats at more HBCUs forced student at several schools into shelter in place mode for several hours again today. Authorities are still trying to find the culprits and are investigating if the threats are racially motivated.
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Some good news for wine drinkers when it comes to COVID. According to a new study, there are some benefits of drinking wine in helping to fight off the coronavirus.
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Old Man Winter is again delivering a mix of rain and snow on the DMV forcing schools closings and delays. Here’s a quick look of what’s happening in your jurisdiction.
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Doctors in Maryland perform transplant giving 57-year-old man a pig’s heart.
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Cold weather can prove to be dangerous for pets. Here are a few tips to keep them safe and warm during the winter months.
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Snow is forcing another days of delays and cancellations across the DMV
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Stranded motorists on Virginia’s I-95 blast state officials for leaving them to fend for themselves for hours on the cold, icy, and dangerous roadway.
Metrobus service is being halted across the DMV because road conditions have worsened as snow continues to fall across the region.
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Rapid test pick up operations at DC public schools pushed back by a day because of snow.
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Snow across the DMV on this first Monday of 2022 is forcing closings, delays and cancellations.
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Veteran sports broadcaster Greg Mosso has passed after a lengthy illness. Mosso worked at WHUR from 1973 to 1992.
Howard University will start its 2022 Spring Semester January 18th as COVID cases skyrocket across the Washington, D.C. region.
Condolences and tributes pour in around the world for anti-apartheid leader and global activist Desmond Tutu.
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U.S. health officials now say COVID positive persons need only to isolate for 5 days instead of 10.
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Community’s Choice is packed with details about non-profit events and services. To get your’s on the air and web, email Renee Nash at firstname.lastname@example.org at least three weeks before your event.
DC reinstating mask mandate through January and requiring all government workers to get fully vaccinated and boosted.
Maryland Governor Hogan is latest political leader to test positive for the coronavirus
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