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Philadelphia celebrates MLK with parade and program

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Parade Permit Denied for Controversial MLK Day Parade in Arlington

Parade Permit Denied for Controversial MLK Day Parade in Arlington

People of all colors, creeds, and backgrounds, gathered at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Springfield for 36th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Isaac Newton Farris, Jr. speaks before U.S. President Donald Trump signed a proclamation to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. day, in the Roosevelt Room at the White House, on January 12, 2018.

With various organizations now working as one team to host unified MLK Day celebrations, volunteers say it's a great representation of Mobile living up to King's dream.

The Community Foundation, Dragonfly Trails, and city leaders said they created this project to see growth and positivity in the community.

"We're going to give these kids an understanding of where our country was and how far it has come in a way that is very exciting and pretty innovative", Mindock said.

Atlantic City Councilman Kaleem Shabazz recited King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech. He's since lived in Rwanda and Gabon and earned a political science degree from Le Moyne College in Syracuse.

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Apple, the Apple logo, iPod, and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the US and other countries. iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc. The march followed the rainy Thursday night placing of a wreath in King's memory on the south steps of the monument.

Mindock said among events the two actors will cover are King's March on Washington, the Greensboro sit-in, King's letter written from the Birmingham jail, Rosa Parks and her history-making bus incident.

Dodd said that it was important for the Wichita community to be knowledgeable about King and his ideals, primarily for young people. The educator award honors someone dedicated to educating people in that same spirit. Boulevard in Columbus, placing it between Brewer Elementary school and 10th Ave.

Anthony Gonzalez, B-Lilly and the Soul Brothers and Lawrence organist Kathrine Handford will perform at the event.

National forests in 2018 offer six fee-free days: Monday (Martin Luther King Day), Feb. 19 (Presidents Day), June 19 (National Get Outdoors Day), Sept. 22 (National Public Lands Day) and November 11 and 12 (Veterans Day). A reception will be held in Lawrence University's Shattuck Hall 163 immediately following the event.

The keynote speaker will be Butte College President Samia Yaqub.



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