|The rich cultural and historical contributions of African Americans in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area are evident in all aspects of American
life. And this African-American cultural landscape is a kaleidoscope of colors and experiences that warrants celebration. Not only are our cultural expressions notably original, they are decidedly complex. MetroConnection is committed to exploring the diversity of these ongoing experiences in and
around the local community and in the process educate as we entertain.
MetroConnection showcases African-American popular culture in the area. Our skilled group of writers highlight the range of activities and issues that impact or interest the African-American consumer as well as those who
appreciate the culture. Features focus on the arts & entertainment scene and lifestyle issues, as well as provide analysis on health, sports, travel, beauty & fashion, business, the African Diaspora and the African-American love affair with the automobile. This carefully crafted weekly prioritizes
the local perspective offering a comprehensive guide to entertainment, community activities and resources.