What else do I need to remember? Want to put on your mask and run an errand? Most of the places you’d go, such as the post office and DMV, are closed. But UPS and FedEx will be open, and you can still order takeout from your favorite non-chain restaurant. … [Read more...] about MLK Day 2021: What’s open? What’s closed? Who gets off?
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This year, the COVID-19 pandemic has prevented the spiritual home of King from hosting the annual commemorative service in honor of the slain civil rights leader, which usually draws 1,700 attendees. But attention to the church has been renewed following the election of Pastor Warnock to the U.S. Senate. … [Read more...] about From King to Warnock: How the Ebenezer Baptist Church became a center of Black organizing