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NBC4 Celebrates Black History Month

NBC4 Celebrates Black History Month

Join NBC4 as we celebrate with special programming and online content in February

Thursday, Feb 1, 2018

NBC4 Celebrates Black History Month

NBC4 Celebrates Black History Month

NBC4 continues to celebrate our diverse community with special programming during Black History Month.

Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018

DC Celebrates Frederick Douglass' 200th Birthday

DC Celebrates Frederick Douglass' 200th Birthday

This month marks the 200th anniversary of Frederick Douglass' birth. News4' Aaron Gilchrist shares how the District is celebrating.

Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018

Md. Museum Makes County's Black History Accessible

Md. Museum Makes County's Black History Accessible

Click...">The Prince George's Black History Museum in North Brentwood, Maryland, makes sure students in the county know they rich history that surrounds them with its "Museum-In-A-Box" program. Click...

Monday, Feb 19, 2018

Black Travel Guide Was Powerful Tool for Women Entrepreneurs

Black Travel Guide Was Powerful Tool for Women Entrepreneurs

The "Green Book" was more than a revolutionary way for African Americans to travel in this country; it was an economic engine for burgeoning entrepreneurs, particularly black women.

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018

Md. Governor Proclaims 2018 as 'Year of Frederick Douglass'

Md. Governor Proclaims 2018 as 'Year of Frederick Douglass'

The governor of Maryland has signed a proclamation declaring this year as the "Year of Frederick Douglass."

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018

Residents 'Heart Bomb' Mary Church Terrell House

Residents 'Heart Bomb' Mary Church Terrell House

Residents decorated the Mary Church Terrell House in LeDroit Park with hearts to call for the house's preservation. Mary Church Terrell was a suffragette, a founding member of the NAACP and the first...

Friday, Feb 16, 2018

'A Piece of History': NPS to Celebrate Douglass Bicentennial

'A Piece of History': NPS to Celebrate Douglass Bicentennial

This weekend, visitors will get to experience life as Frederick Douglass did as the National Park Service kicks off a yearlong celebration of the 200th anniversary of Douglass' birth.

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018

Carter G. Woodson's DC Home Open for Black History Month

Carter G. Woodson's DC Home Open for Black History Month

For the first time, the Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site is opening its doors to the public for Black History Month.

Sunday, Feb 11, 2018

Black Bookstore Opens in Southeast DC ‘Book Desert’

Black Bookstore Opens in Southeast DC ‘Book Desert’

A black bookstore that celebrated its grand opening on Saturday is the first bookstore to open in D.C. east of the Anacostia River in more than 20 years, its owners say.

NBC4 Celebrates Black History

Join NBC4 as we celebrate Black History Month in February, including broadcast specials and exclusive digital content.