Martin Luther King Jr.

During a cleanup day in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., officials announce a conservation easement to protect historic Evergreen Cemetery. Read more


University of Richmond celebrates the life and legacy of the Rev. Wyatt Tee Walker in an Oct. 22 symposium. Read more


UR archivists comb through items donated by Wyatt Tee Walker. Read more


A Virginia commission documents the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s time in the commonwealth. Read more


A community roundtable explores MLK's legacy, a wine and food spectacular takes over Main Street Station, Comicon descends on Richmond Raceway and more for the week ahead. Read more

Your guide to what's good for the week ahead Read more

Your guide to what's good for the week ahead Read more

The Rev. James E. Leary recalls his years in the civil rights movement. Read more


Service activities and other events across Richmond in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Read more


The Afrikana Independent Film Festival and Feast RVA event series, Movies & Mimosas, encourages community engagement in the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. Read more


What happened the night of April 3, 1968, at the Lorraine Motel, where the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stayed in Memphis, Tennessee, is imagined in Katori Hall’s play, “The Mountaintop,” which Cadence Theatre and Virginia Rep open on Saturday. Read more


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