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In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, visitors to the Indiana State Museum will have an exclusive opportunity to see copies of the Emancipation Proclamation and 13th... [Read More]
Monday, Jan. 15 is a day celebrated and devoted to the civil rights pioneer and one of the most influential personalities of the 20th century popularly known for his 1963 "I Have A Dream" speech —Martin Luther King Jr.  Martin Luther King Jr. day is a federal holiday which is observed every year on the third Monday of January to honor the nonviolent activist. Thousands of Americans reminisce watching "Our Friend, Martin" during grade school but there are still a lot of things that most people are unaware of. ... [Read More]
As the nation prepares to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Edward Foggs refuses to be silent about the things in life that he says matter — especially when it... [Read More]
The thaw that we've seen over the past few days is history as more seasonable temperatures have returned, according to the National Weather Service. Arctic high pressure is building over the region. Today's high will struggle to get into the upper 20s. On Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the picture will be about the same, with highs in the upper 20s. On Tuesday, a weak clipper system will pass through the region. There is a chance of rain along the coast, otherwise mostly light snow inland. There's a chance that light snow will continue into Wednesday,... [Read More]
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Several offices will be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. [Read More]
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The Nantahala National Forest will waive fees at Whiteside Mountain and Whitewater Falls on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 15, the first of six fee-free days the U.S. [Read More]
To truly honor Martin Luther King's legacy, it is important for us not only to celebrate the progress that the civil rights movement made possible but also to grapple with the full truth of our nation's history, to acknowledge the inequities with which our society still struggles and to recognize our individual responsibility for social change. [Read More]
Local community leaders reflect on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s message as the 50th anniversary of his assassination nears.        ... [Read More]
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Monday is a federal holiday honoring the birth of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It shouldn't just be another day off from work or school tacked onto a weekend.Rather, it needs to be a time for all of us to reflect on King's message, as important today as it was half a century ago.Martin Luther King Jr. Day is observed on the third Monday in January, the date closest to his birthday. This year, it happens to fall on King's actual birthday, Jan. 15. It... [Read More]
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Tomorrow is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The day honors not only the man but also the civil rights movement he championed. [Read More]
Many government offices and other facilities will be closed Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. [Read More]
The Bureau of Land Management will waive recreation-related fees for visitors to public lands on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. [Read More]
GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS: Most open on Monday, Jan. 15, including Racine City Hall. [Read More]
Many offices will be closed Monday because of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.Banks: Closed.Buses: EMTA bus service and Lift service will operate on normal hours Monday.City Hall: Closed Monday.Erie County Courthouse: Closed.Erie Times-News: Business offices open.Financial markets: Closed.Library: Erie County Public Library closed.Liquor stores: Closed.PennDOT Driver's License and Photo Centers: Closed.Postal Service: Offices closed;  no delivery.State offices: Closed.U.S. District... [Read More]
The Bryan-College Station community will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday with the annual march from Sadie Thomas Park to Kemp Elementary. [Read More]
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Although tomorrow is the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day recognition, the famed civil rights leader will be honored even more in 2018 than in the past. [Read More]
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a time to focus to on the struggle for human rights and dignity. I want to discuss another community that is marginalized, disenfranchised and... [Read More]
School district not observing the federal holidayWhile hundreds of Del Rioans are expected to participate in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade Monday, the city's youth population will remain in class as the local public school district will not observe the federal holiday this year. [Read More]
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a celebration of the civil rights leader's contributions and to honor his legacy. The day is celebrated on the third Monday in January. This year that is Jan. 15, which also is King's birthday. [Read More]
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On Monday, we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and we should think about King and his historical contributions to America. [Read More]
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