Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The Anderson Monarchs, named after the Negro League baseball team, will leave Philadelphia this evening and hit the road for a 23-day, 20-city tour that will cover more than 4,000 miles.
Ask someone about the most important year of the tumultuous ’60s and it’ll probably come down to either 1963 or 1968. But author Byron Williams has made his choice.
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia will conduct an interfaith prayer service and send out volunteers to work on community projects for the Martin Luther King holiday this coming Monday.
Citizens Bank is underwriting the African American Museum’s commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 17th, the 25th anniversary of the MLK federal holiday.
More than a half-million dollars in community development funds were used to create the five-foot-tall granite bust and the small gated, illuminated park that surrounds it.