2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the Great March to Freedom, where some 250,000 people marched down Woodward Avenue in 1963.
Martin Luther King’s commitment to social justice resulted in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
The employees will lend a hand at a community center in River Rouge, Vista Maria and several food banks and pantries.
A walk to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was held in West Bloomfield Sunday. There are numerous events being held throughout metro Detroit on Monday.
Johnson was born in Americus, Ga., and was a friend of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., graduating with him from Morehouse College in Atlanta in 1948.
Having spent 11 years with the Detroit Lions, now Lomas Brown is taking his love of football in a new direction
A few hundred people got to know each other a little better at a pancake breakfast at St. Robert Bellarmine church in Redford.
Wesley Berry Flowers is giving away free roses on MLK’s birthday.
The city of Southfield and the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Task Force will host the 26th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Peace Walk Celebration on Monday, January 17 beginning at 9:30 a.m. at Hope United Methodist Church.
As the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday approaches students at King High in Detroit are preparing for their 2nd Annual Martin Luther King (MLK) Legacy March on Monday.