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Mural honoring Martin Luther King Jr. planned in Derby

DERBY — When local activists asked Mayor Rich Dziekan last month if they could paint a mural in the city honoring Martin Luther King Jr., the mayor readily agreed. Now the only thing left to think about is location, location, location. TEAM and the Valley MLK Committee, the two organizations...
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Big Changes Made At Martin Luther King Jr. Park

Big changes have been made at Yakima's Martin Luther King Jr. Park and city officials are celebrating the changes with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday. The work is a result of a community partnership that invested more than $160,000 in the park. City officials say the improvements completed last September were lead by Downtown Yakima Rotary Past President Eric Silvers. Changes at the park include a new 576 square-foot picnic shelter, additional security lighting and new playground equipment.

Bernice Jenkins Find Out What Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Is Doing In Heaven On MLK Weekend | RSMS

Bernice Jenkins got a chance to holla at Martin Luther King, Jr. and she found out what he’s up to in heaven this #MLK weekend!! Bernice also talked to her good friend Cora, Maya Angelou and Michael Jackson!!!! 😂😂😂😂. SUBSCRIBE. WEBSITE. FOLLOW. Facebook: Instagram: Twitter:...

Illinois task force takes aim at statue of Martin Luther King Jr.

(The Center Square) – Illinois has created a task force to investigate controversial statues around the state and if new monuments should be erected to commemorate minorities. At a hearing on Wednesday, task force members took aim at the Martin Luther King Jr. statue near the Capitol in Springfield, but...