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Investors looking for a brief respite from two weeks of volatile trading on Wall Street may get one on Monday, when Martin Luther King Jr. Day is observed this year.
- The Augusta Chronicle
President William Howard Taft was known for his size, but he successfully completed two weight-loss plans when he wasn't in the White House.
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“He has been gone as long as he was with us. Yet his presence outweighs his absence, the time we had will always be more than the time we lost.”
- USA TODAY
What’s open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day? Banks, stock market closed but these stores and restaurants are open
U.S. stock markets and most banks are closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. But most stores and restaurants are open.
- The Columbus Dispatch
Here's a listing of the governmental services and institutions that are closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday.
- Erie Times News
Jenn Phillips, owner of Bare Woollies Homespun Yarn, breeds sheep and spins their wool to create hats, mittens, fingerless gloves and more.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Haley Tushaus, owner of Lucky One Baking Co., turned her passion for baking into a small business.
- The Fayetteville Observer
Kerry and Jen Washburn purchased the popular pie shop in December 2021. Fans should expect the same great pies, with a few changes.
Most city and county offices will be closed on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2022.
- Macon Telegraph
Expect top-notch coffee also. “We make sure every cup of coffee is the same as the last one you had. Consistency is key.”
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In this week's episode, we are joined by Keisha McKinnor to discuss the state's history with MLK Day and why this celebration feels personal to her.
The day to honor the great civil rights leader is also the only federal holiday set apart as a day of service.
A cold start to Martin Luther King Jr. day with wind chills in the single digits. Breezy with snow showers possible for the remainder of the holiday. Meteorologist Lori Pinson has your forecast.
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The civil rights activist died in 1968