Marion Barry will be remembered with three days of events culminating in a four-hour memorial service at the Washington Convention Center.
Marion Barry’s annual turkey giveaway went on without the longtime District of Columbia politician.
WNEW D.C. bureau chief Matt DelSignore presents a special production, “Marion Barry–the Mayor for Life in His Own Words.”
In recent weeks, Marion Barry had been touting his upcoming Turkey Giveaway in Ward 8 and after his passing many thought it would not take place.
Since the death of Marion Barry on Sunday, there have been two competing narratives about his life and career in D.C. politics.
As D.C. comes to grips with “Mayor for Life” Marion Barry’s death over the weekend, some are starting to speculate about his funeral plans.
Marion Barry had a long political career that began well before he became mayor of the nation’s capital.
In the wake of his death early Sunday morning, some D.C. residents are petitioning to honor the life of Marion Barry with a street named after the former D.C. mayor and council member.
Residents of the District of Columbia and politicians throughout the nation are mourning Sunday after the early morning death of former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry.
Marion Barry’s annual turkey giveaway will go on despite his death.