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Royal Wedding Countdown…….

With the Royal Wedding quickly approaching, the bridal season is booming. From the engagement ring to Catherine (Kate) Middleton’s dress, the Royal wedding has sparked the wedding trend of the season.

Remember The Time

An unforgettable journey into the mind of a man who readily admits he can’t commit to the devilish details of his past, this week The E-Male Chronicles takes a walk down memory lane.

[Photos] Celebrities of color gleam at the NAACP Image Awards

If you missed some of your favorite multi-cultural celebrities on the red carpet of the 42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards, we’ve got you covered.

[Photos] Fantasia and Chrisette Michelle perform at NABOB Communications Awards dinner

The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters held its 27th Annual Communication Awards Dinner on Friday, March 4 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. Chrisette Michelle, Regina Bell, and Fantasia gave gripping musical performances.

NAACP Image Awards winners announced

[The] 42nd Annual NAACP Awards in LA where they celebrated people of color in arts. The night went well with Halle Berry being recognized as best actress in a motion picture for her role in Frankie & Alice and Denzel Washington took best actor for The Book of Eli which was fab but what was even fab’er was Hip Hop won BIG!!

WHW rocks the road: 2011 Oscars

Enjoy some red carpet photos we captured during the biggest night in Hollywood–the 2011 Oscars.

Local designer’s riske crochet is “Contagious”

With every stitch, Annette Williams-Lea defies convention and deconstructs the notion that crochet is a craft for sweet, old ladies. Gone are the days of frumpy sweaters and shawls.

Celebrity chef, Mike Isabella to open restaurant in downtown DC

Celebrity chef Mike Isabella will open Graffiato (707 6th Street), an Italian-inspired restaurant, this spring. You may recognize Isabella from Top Chef (Season 6) and Top Chef All-Stars (Season 8).

Raheem DeVaughn sparks controversy with racy new video

Contemporary soul stirrer, Raheem DeVaughn, is rocking the boat (and the boudoir) with his new video “She’s Single” from his latest mixtape, “Jackin’ 4 Beats”.

Santa Baby: local obsessions

Like Eartha sang in the flirty holiday classic, “I’ve been an awful good girl”. But this Christmas instead of asking “Santa Baby” for a sable, a convertible, or a yacht, the jolly gent will be checking off my list of LOCAL obsessions.

ULC Honors Sheila Johnson as a model of excellence

Sheila Johnson—philanthropist, entrepreneur, and team president for the Washington Mystics—was recently honored by the Unique Learning Center at their Model of Excellence Dinner. WHW captured a picture of Johnson with the Master of Ceremonies, WJLA’s Leon Harris.

Alexandria’s Holiday Boat Parade of Lights

The 11th Annual Burke & Herbert Holiday Boat Parade of Lights will take place on December 4, 2010. Alexandria’s harbor lights up when more than 50 illuminated boats cruise the Potomac River at the historic waterfront.

First Date: Virginia’s for Lovers and Wine with the 2011 Mazda6

There is something about the crisp air, the leaves turning and the road calling. Locally nothing says fall more to me than a zip down Route 66 to Sky Line Drive in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. This time I added a few twists to the plot.

Restaurant Reveiw: Thaitanic II is an over statement

Naming a restaurant “Thaitanic” is both great marketing and a clever play on words. But, the caveat to such a magnificent name is living up to it. One glance at the signage and hungry passersby enter Thaitanic II with great expectations…

Russian outerwear company blows into Bethesda

Russian outerwear company Snowimage blows into Bethesda, just in time for winter. Their lust-worthy designs are like Northface on fashion amphetamines. The ski coats will make you look forward Snowmageddon v. 2. Well, kind of but not really!

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