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Celebrating Black History Month, Farmington Hills Residents Hold MLK Day Event

In celebration of Black History Month, Farmington Hills residents recognize the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


A couple looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Open On MLK Day

Take a guided tour of the African American art galleries, which feature works by Benny Andrews, Ali McGee, Tyree Guyton, among others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2014

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Honoring The Legacy Of Dr. King: MLK Events Around Metro Detroit

Community and civic events will take place around the metro Detroit area in honor and memory of Dr. Martin Luther King holiday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2014

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200 Local Kids “Dream Big” For MLK Day

Four kids from four tremendous metro Detroit organizations will have a taste of what it’s like to have a “dream” come true this Monday, Jan. 20, serving as “ball kids” for the day when the Detroit Pistons take on the L.A. Clippers at the Palace of Auburn Hills

97.1 The Ticket–01/17/2014

Students and parents took part in a walk to honor MLK on Monday. (WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Hundreds Take Part In March To Honor MLK At Detroit High School

The students of Martin Luther King, Jr Senior High School honored the late Doctor King Monday morning with a march in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2013

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Volunteers Wanted For MLK Day Of Service

Thirty Detroit schools will be open for a day of service on Monday, in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2013

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MLK Day Events Roundup For Metro Detroit

There’s a full roster of Martin Luther King Jr. events in and around the city of Detroit to celebrate the remarkable life of the man who changed the face of American culture and society.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2013