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By Jana Hill
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Martin Luther King Day recognized by council

 

Last updated 1/22/2021 at 8:14am

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Civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Day was recognized in Mill Creek by city government and the local chamber of commerce.

Today is the national holiday that honors his contribution to civil rights and equality. The holiday is observed each year on the third Monday in January as "a day on, not a day off," according to Americorps.gov. It is "the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all Americans to volunteer to improve their communities," the Americorps.gov website said.

In the Mill Creek Chamber of Commerce newsletter, a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shared...



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