Tag: Martin Luther King

Volunteers Pack 30,000 Meals For The Hungry at MLK Day Event

For many people, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is usually a day off from work, but 200 volunteers at Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center in East Hills decided the nonprofit's MLK Day initiative was a good way to help fight hungry in the community while keeping in the spirit of the holiday.

Introducing News Beat: An Unconventional Podcast Challenging Conventional Wisdom

It’s free verse. It’s spoken word. It’s rap, scat, poetry, rhythms, rhymes, beats and melodies—with a powerful, important message. Welcome to News Beat, a short-form...

Martin Luther King Day 2014 Events on Long Island

From memorial services to commemorative marches, Long Island is keeping the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. alive.