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MLK Day

The Long Island Children's Museum's Stacey Lee conducts a workshop on Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 20, 2014, in Garden City, N.Y. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

NYC Honors MLK Day Through Service Projects, Commemorations

King was born Jan. 15, 1929, and the federal holiday is the third Monday in January.

01/20/2014

Food pantry (file/credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: Honoring Dr. King’s Legacy By Helping Those In Need

Northern New Jersey Rotary Clubs packing 25,000 meals to help the hungry in the community.

01/20/2014

Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

Mobile Couch: Honoring The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Americans across the country are honoring the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., on Monday.

01/21/2013

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., left, tells a civil rights rally that his Southern Christian Leadership Conference plans to go all out to make Grenada, Mississippi a model city, Sept. 20, 1966. (AP Photo)

Tri-State Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

To mark the 25th anniversary of King’s birthday becoming a federal holiday, services, ceremonies and parades were held Monday.

01/17/2011

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (credit: AP)

Young King Inspired By Time On Conn. Farm

The slain civil rights leader’s summer working in a tobacco field in the Hartford suburb of Simsbury influenced his decision to become a minister and heightened his resentment of segregation.

01/17/2011