Martin Luther King


City Buildings In Baltimore Closed For MLK Holiday

City buildings in Baltimore are closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday with the exception of police headquarters.


MLK Parade

‘Ask Me About My Dream': A Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

The city of Baltimore is once again getting ready to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


shirley murdock

Former R&B Turned Gospel Star Performs With National Symphony Orchestra

From R&B hits to gospel sensation, Shirley Murdock performed this weekend with the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington D.C. — but not before speaking with WJZ.


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MLK Holiday Events Planned At Memorial

Events are being planned across Washington for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.


dr. helena hicks

Baltimore Civil Rights Activist Talks About Being Influenced By MLK

From a young age, Dr. Helena Hicks became an active part of the civil rights movement.


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Sharpton: Obama Critics Backed Clinton In 2008

The Rev. Al Sharpton said he will lead a march in Washington next month in support of President Barack Obama’s jobs plan — and he dismissed blacks who criticize Obama over high black unemployment as having backed Hillary Rodham Clinton in 2008.


Marcus Garvey Wood

Dr. Martin Luther King Colleague Remembers His Legacy

For many people, the opening of the MLK memorial causes them to pause and remember the life of Dr. King and where they were during the Civil Rights Movement.


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Coretta Scott King Honored With Memorial Garden

We celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King each year, but the woman who fought to make that a national holiday is the one getting attention in Annapolis on Thursday.



Frederick, Md., Groups Plan MLK Dinner

Some community groups in Frederick are inviting government, business and spiritual leaders to a dinner in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.


Shirley Sherrod

Controversial Former U.S. Official Speaks At Hopkins’ MLK Event

Johns Hopkins Hospital held its 29th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Program. The event honors the legacy of Dr. King. Featured on Friday was the controversial former Department of Agriculture employee Shirley Sherrod.




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