Ways To Volunteer And Give Back For Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. DayMonday is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and there are many events around the area to honor the life and legacy of Dr. King.
Activists Call For Federal Charges Against Jason Van Dyke Following Less Than 7 Year SentenceAfter a quiet weekend, activists took to the streets On Martin Luther King Day to express their anger over Jason Van Dyke's less than seven year sentence for killing Laquan McDonald.
Local Organization Offers MLK Day Of Service Family Volunteer OpportunitiesMLK day is the largest day of service in the nation and this Chicago-based organization is ready for Jan. 21.
Chicago Moms Camp Out On Dangerous Block For MLK TributeA group of Chicago mothers paid tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by camping out on the most dangerous block in the city.
Chicago Pays Tribute To Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Dr. King visited Chicago many times, including leading a walk in 1965 to protest segregation in schools here.
Elgin Chaplain: Martin Luther King's Story 'Never Grows Old'Don Shank was 40 years old in 1963 when he joined 250,000 people on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., for Dr. Martin Luther King’s most famous speech. He said he still gets goosebumps telling the story.
Future Of Chicago State University A Topic Of Conversation At PUSH Excel Scholarship BreakfastOn this day honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the topic at the PUSH Excel scholarship breakfast was the future of schools that serve many African Americans, like Chicago State University.
Head Of Small Business Administration Announces Expansion Of Micro Loan Program In ChicagoThe head of the federal Small Business Administration is observing Martin Luther King Day is Chicago.
Fr. Pfleger: Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lives OnA day ahead of the federal holiday in his name, parishioners at St. Sabina Church celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Sunday.
Chicago Leaders Mentoring Young African-AmericansCBS 2's Jim Williams introduces to a couple of Chicagoans who are offering effective and selfless leadership in their own way.
Volunteer Projects To Highlight Martin Luther King DayAll across the country, hundreds of thousands of people will partake in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, is to celebrate the slain civil rights leader's life through service to others
Baffoe: Let’s Mock Sports Fans Who Don’t Understand MLK DayHere are just some of the many stupid people out there who really get the whole spirit of the holiday wrong, and in some cases, the actual work of the man wrong.
Occupy Protesters On MLK Day: 'Banks Have Crippled America'A few hundred people assembled in an almost-vacant Loop Monday for an "Occupy the Dream" rally near the Federal Reserve Bank.