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Listen to the theme song here.

LISTEN: DC Defenders Drop Go-Go Influenced Theme Song

Listen to their theme song here!
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The city came out to show love and support for go-go.

PHOTOS: Go-Go Legends, D.C. Community Came Out To Raise Funds For Go-Go Museum

The love for go-go runs deep throughout the history of D.C. and it showed during WPGC's radiothon to raise funds for a go-go museum to be created in Anacostia. For a full 12 hours the station and community members dedication their time, effort, and funds to spread awareness and share their love for...
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It is now illegal to discriminate based on hair in Montgomery County.

CROWN Act Makes It Illegal To Discriminate Based On Hair In Montgomery County

The law allows those discriminated against to seek civil penalty up to $5,000. Read more on the law here.
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Gayle King faces backlash for recent interview.

Gayle King Faces Backlash For Remarks On Kobe Bryant

King interviewed Bryant's friend and WNBA star Lisa Leslie and asked a question about Bryant's past rape allegation. Click here to see what fans had to say.
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Portraits of President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will be taking a tour this summer.

The Obamas' Portraits Are Going On Tour

Go see the portraits of Michelle and Barack Obama while you can, because they're going on tour. Read to find out what cities the iconic portraits will visit.
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Anacostia's Barry Farm neighborhood is officially a historic landmark.

Barry Farm Is Officially A Historic Landmark

Several buildings along Stevens Road will now bear the designation. Check out the plans for the location.
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D.C. residents can find summer jobs through the youth employment program

Applications For Marion Barry Summer Employment Program Are Open

Know someone between the ages of 14 and 24 looking for a summer job? Read to find out how to apply.
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WPGC celebrates Black History Month.

WPGC Celebrates Black History Month

Join us all February as we honor trailblazers of the past and present. WPGC is celebrating Black History Month with a tribute to men and women who have shifted the status quo and strive to make black history every day. We're highlighting today's generation and individuals from our communities that...
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Kobe Bryant described himself as a girl dad.

Joe Clair, DJ Flexx Join Internet Dads In Honoring Kobe Bryant With #GirlDad Trend

ESPN's Elle Duncan shared her time meeting Kobe Bryant, in which he told her he loved being a girl dad, sparking a viral trend. View photos of WPGC dad's celebrating their daughters.
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D.C. police have implemented new policy for handcuffing minors.

D.C. Police Will Stop Handcuffing Juveniles 12 And Under

Police faced backlash for handcuffing minors in 2019. Read the steps D.C. police are now taking to prevent it.
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