MLK Day/Black History

Published June 9, 2021

EASTPOINTE — A program celebrating Juneteenth will be hosted in Eastpointe featuring a showing of the film “Black Panther.”

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Published May 25, 2021

HARPER WOODS — Harper Woods residents and Wayne County Community College District are inviting the community to join them in celebrating one of the landmark moments in United States history.

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Published February 24, 2021

UTICA — A Utica firefighter was honored to receive a promotion Feb. 12 after almost 13 years with the Utica Fire Department.

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Published February 24, 2021

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CLINTON TOWNSHIP/MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Creative contributions from Black artists from the 19th century through the present day were recently on full display virtually.

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Published February 23, 2021

SOUTHFIELD — While the global pandemic has changed the way many people live, it was not going to change the annual Black History Month celebration put on by the city of Southfield. It was too important.

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Published January 29, 2021

SOUTHFIELD — Ja’Laaiyah Gordon has spent her college career working to make people from all walks of life feel more comfortable.

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Published January 18, 2021

ROYAL OAK — From noon to 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18, the Royal Oak Woman’s Club facilitated its first of two donation drives to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 

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Published January 16, 2021

SOUTHFIELD — The city of Southfield and the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Task Force will host the Driving for Justice Peace Parade followed by a virtual commemorative program Jan. 18.

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Published January 13, 2021

TROY — Last summer saw protests across the country that called attention to police brutality against minorities, highlighting the injustice that people of color have faced for generations.

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Published March 13, 2020

DETROIT — People collect stamps, baseball cards and even cars, but in recent years one of the most popular things to collect has been sneakers.

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Published February 3, 2020

EASTPOINTE — The Eastpointe Arts and Cultural Diversity Commission is teaming up with the Anton Art Center in Mount Clemens on a community arts day to celebrate Black History Month.

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Published January 29, 2020

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MACOMB COUNTY — Individuals from around Macomb County gathered in Macomb Township to hear a message of “Love Is Spoken Here.”

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Published January 27, 2020

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HARRISON TOWNSHIP/EASTPOINTE — This year’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Breakfast, organized by the Macomb County Ministerial Alliance, was headlined by two special guest speakers: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Eastpointe Mayor Monique Owens, the first black female mayor in Macomb County history.

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Published January 21, 2020

SOUTHFIELD — The Southfield Pavilion overflowed with song and celebration Jan. 20, as community members gathered for the 35th year in a row to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Published January 15, 2020

SOUTHFIELD/LATHRUP VILLAGE — The annual celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will return to Southfield for its 35th year Jan. 20.

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Published January 15, 2020

ROCHESTER HILLS — Seven Oakland University students will be recognized for their work in breaking down racial and cultural barriers during the university’s annual Keeper of the Dream Scholarship Awards Celebration.

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Published January 7, 2020

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BERKLEY/ROYAL OAK — For the fourth year, the cities of Berkley and Royal Oak will partner to host their annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day community service event.

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Published January 6, 2020

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MACOMB COUNTY — For more than 15 years, the United Together Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast has brought the Macomb County community together to celebrate King’s message and find ways to realize his lessons in the community today.

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Published January 8, 2019

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ROYAL OAK/BERKLEY — The cities of Royal Oak and Berkley will host their third annual joint Martin Luther King Jr. Day community service event at Royal Oak High School Jan. 21.

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Upcoming Events

Meetings for people with low vision
10 a.m.-noon
Macomb Library for the Blind
Rochester
Cemetery tour
7-8 p.m.
Mount Avon Cemetery
Mount Clemens
Art show
12 a.m.-11:59 p.m.
The Anton Art Center
Statewide digital animal scavenger hunt
12 a.m.-11:59 p.m.
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