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Martin Luther King Day

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  • Obama begins new term with calls for unity, equality

    Obama begins new term with calls for unity, equality
    President Barack Obama began his second term Monday by calling for an end to the rigid ideologies of modern politics but laying out a broad policy agenda more likely to stoke partisan confrontation than avoid it. Looking out over hundreds of thousands of...
  • St. Francis basketball suffers loss to Servite

    BURBANK — Whether competing in the Mission League or not, the St. Francis High basketball team has yet to break a bad habit of playing one poor quarter a game. Its played a direct role in several close losses throughout most of the first half of...
  • SPORTS ROUNDUP: Crescenta Valley girls' soccer delivers in league road victory over Glendale

    GIRLS’ SOCCER Crescenta Valley 2, Glendale 0: Sierra Rhoads and Rachel Bird each scored one goal Tuesday to lead the Falcons in a Pacific League road match. Crescenta Valley improved to 10-3-1, 7-1 in league. Glendale dropped to 4-9, 2-6....
  • 'Celebrating the Dream' features music with memories of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    Though Jan. 21 was a school holiday for students around the country, a number of students were on a school campus earlier this week. McDaniel College welcomed nearly 100 Carroll County schoolchildren on Monday to the fourth annual Martin Luther King Day...
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Lived On at St. Luke's Church Monday, with Classical Strings and Steel Drums

    Martin Luther King Jr. Lived On at St. Luke's Church Monday, with Classical Strings and Steel Drums
    Other cities may have had stuff like inaugurations and parades, but nothing can overpower Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day in New Haven. Especially when you place some open-minded violinists in the midst of steel-drum thumpers. The MLK holiday in New...
  • Speaker for Ellicott City MLK Day event taps her own learning experience

    Speaker for Ellicott City MLK Day event taps her own learning experience
    The Rev. Gertie T. Williams feels very much at home when she volunteers at the restored Ellicott City Colored School on Frederick Road. The Howard County native's ease in her surroundings is for good reason: From grades one through seven, she attended a...
  • The Ninth Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Dance in New Haven

    The Ninth Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Dance in New Haven
    Once a year, we take a day to honor Martin Luther King Jr. On that day for the past nine years, Connecticut Dance Alliance has presented a day-long celebration of King with master dance classes, followed by a performance celebrating some of the ideals...
  • Our Picks: More Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events

    Our Picks: More Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events
    17th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy of Environmental and Social Justice: Jan. 20, noon-4 p.m.; Jan. 21, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Free. Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, 170 Whitney Ave., New Haven, (203) 432-5050, peabody.yale.edu....
  • Community column, Havre de Grace, celebrating Dr. King's birthday, and others

    Coming up dear readers, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is Monday, Jan. 21, recognizing his birthday on Jan. 15. This day honors Rev. King's lifelong commitment to equality and unity. Schools and many offices will be closed. A recent addition to this...
  • Learn about current events

    Learn about current events
    Trib Nation offers a full schedule of civic-minded events and instructional classes. But it seemed to this daughter of two schoolteachers that it also made sense to combine the two into a current events class. So here’s a way to talk about current...
  • Scrabble at the Bain Center

    Activity Pals For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385. The Bain Center 5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213. •Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...