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Howard County’s annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday celebration scheduled

On Sunday, January 14, the Howard County Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission will present its annual celebration of the life and legacy of civil rights leader Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The celebration will feature performances by diverse cultural groups and recognition of the 2017 Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Living the Dream” award recipients and Student Essay Contest winners.
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Howard County gathers to celebrate Kwanzaa 

Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman and the Office of Human Rights invite the public to join them on December 26 for an evening celebrating Kwanzaa, a seven-day festival commemorating the African-American people, their culture and their history.
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Howard County to honor Black Pioneers 

The Office of Human Rights will host a celebration this Saturday, November 4 to honor the men and women who forged a path of progress between 1800 and 1965 in the county’s black neighborhoods.
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