In the big jab booster debate, Nicola Sturgeon is missing a valid point

In the big jab booster debate, Nicola Sturgeon is missing a valid point

Anyone who thinks they can blame Nicola Sturgeon and her government for rooting in an aspect of the vaccine rollout must rather think again, because it was crystal clear Thursday that their criticism will be immediately shifted by the Prime Minister to an attack on health care heroes and heroines who have got the stings … Read more

London’s stock market is still beating its weight

Those were the days when flights from Heathrow to Moscow and the former Soviet republics were filled with bankers trying to persuade any company with a brass plate to be listed on the London Stock Exchange. In 2006, the Russian oil giant Rosneft achieved e.g. a value of 80 billion. USD in a successful double … Read more

DL Hughley shares timely insights with DC’s Black Press

DL (Darryl Lynn) Hughley, best known as the original host of BET’s ComicView and one of the “Big Four” comedians among The Original Kings of Comedy, recently visited the district to host an event at The National Press Club in Northwest. Hughley, 58, a talented actor, producer, political commentator, radio host, author and comedian, hosted … Read more

The DC Neighborhood Commissioners are considering the values ​​of the next agency manager

The abrupt resignation of the longtime DC Office of the Advisory Neighborhood Commission, Gottlieb Simon, in October has prompted commissioners to consider the qualities they want in a permanent successor. Neighborhood Advisory Committees (ANC) are non-party political bodies of locally elected representatives. Their administrative affairs are handled by the Executive Director. Nearly 300 commissioners represent … Read more

The DC Neighborhood Commissioners are considering the values ​​of the next agency manager

The abrupt resignation of the longtime DC Office of the Advisory Neighborhood Commission, Gottlieb Simon, in October has prompted commissioners to consider the qualities they want in a permanent successor. Neighborhood Advisory Committees (ANC) are non-party political bodies of locally elected representatives. Their administrative affairs are handled by the Executive Director. Nearly 300 commissioners represent … Read more

Tesla’s shares are still cheap, says the head of the new ETF, which made Musk’s EV company its No. 1 holding

Gary Black and business partner David Kalis established the technology-oriented Future Fund Active ETF FFND, -2.85% in August and made Tesla its top holding, representing more than 10% of the portfolio’s assets. Tesla Inc. TSLA, -4.35% the shares had already risen 15 times in the previous two years, giving the electric car manufacturer a market … Read more

DC Delta Sigma Theta Chapter sponsors political training for women

A district division of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., has held a training academy for the past many years designed to help young women learn about and become involved in the city’s political process. The Federal City Alumnae Chapter of Delta sponsors the Claudia L. McKoin Public Service & Leadership Training Academy annually, beginning each … Read more

Evelyn Spriggs Ford joins DC’s Elite Cohort of Centenarians

Evelyn Sprigg’s Ford was at the center on Tuesday, November 30, as the newest member of an elite, highly esteemed and much-loved cadre of native Washingtonians who can boast of having experienced a century of life and can point to dozens of unforgettable memories. And on her 100th birthday, Ford received her flowers and gifts … Read more

The DC economy is growing as the number of unemployed decreases

The district has become part of the national trend of economic growth and declining unemployment demands despite the presence of the coronavirus pandemic. On November 24, the WTOP reported that the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell the previous week to its lowest level in more than 50 years. In total, two million … Read more