Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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Nice Memory Tree From Students at Lyles Crouch in honor of MLK

Having been to Lyles Crouch many times for school functions, I never stopped and noticed the tree until yesterday. Nice gesture here from the...

Alexandria Schools To Be Closed Monday For MLK Day


Happy Anniversary MLK Memorial! (Video)

One year ago today, the Martin Luther King, Jr Memorial was dedicated. In the video above, see the PBS News Hour report on the memorial's opening. Tonight (Tuesday, August 28) at 7:00 p.m. there is a celebration of the one-year anniversary which will include remarks by Harry E. Johnson, president and CEO of The Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation and Robert G. Stanton, senior advisor to the Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar. Following the program, there will be a screening of the film The Long Walk Home– a riveting movie about two women in Montgomery, Alabama, that decide to stand up for democracy and justice in response to the famous 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott lead by Martin Luther King, Jr. The program is free and will be open to the public. For more information about the Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, please visit

Why We Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr (Video)

From the Raleigh, NC MLK Holiday Committee: Between 1955 and 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. helped change America. He brought to the world's attention how...

Martin Luther King, Jr: A Day Of Service & Remembrance

The City of Alexandria held a tribute to the memory and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. last Saturday at the 38th Annual...

Red Line Metro Station To Close MLK Weekend

Planning to travel into Maryland on the Red line over the Martin Luther King holiday weekend? Metro has announced the they will be closing...

Happy Martin Luther King Jr Day!

If you can, make it a day of service.  

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