Showing: 1-20 of 14

Martin Luther King

Justice O'Connor to be first guest in revived Tucson forums

Justice O'Connor to be first guest in revived Tucson forums

Once considered among the best-organized public forums in the country, the Sunday Evening Forum has been resurrected.

March 25, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Welcome back, Sunday Evening Forum: Once a stage for political risers, Tucson institution returns March 30

Welcome back, Sunday Evening Forum: Once a stage for political risers, Tucson institution returns March 30

The Sunday Evening Forum, the go-to speaker series for generations of Tucson families, returns March 30, adding to the mix of new buildings, new restaurants and the modern streetcar making downtown a destination again.

March 19, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Joe Lane, former Ariz. House Speaker,  dies

Joe Lane, former Ariz. House Speaker, dies

PHOENIX — Former House Speaker Joe Lane, whose political career was cut short in the wake of the impeachment of Gov. Evan Mecham, died Thursday in Tucson.

March 06, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…

Adding holiday honoring Chavez would cost city taxpayers $500,000

A proposed holiday to honor labor leader Cesar Chavez could cost taxpayers $500,000.

March 04, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

MLK events planned Monday morning at UA

The Tucson Martin Luther King Jr. Committee will present the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day March and Festival at 8:30 a.m. Monday on the University of Arizona Mall. The march begins at 9 a.m. on the west side of Old Main near the fountain, heads south on Campbell Avenue and proceeds to t…

January 19, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…

How Arizona's members of Congress voted

Key Votes Ahead

January 18, 2014 11:00 pmLoading…
Lessons from the Kennedy assassination: Remembering Tucson's own taint

Lessons from the Kennedy assassination: Remembering Tucson's own taint

John F. Kennedy was buried at Arlington 50 years ago today, leaving his body to rest but not much else.

November 25, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucsonans remember 1963's March on Washington

Tucsonans remember 1963's March on Washington

It’s the sense of unity among the crowd gathered to support equal rights and the speakers’ calls to action that’s left a lasting impression on Tucson residents who attended the 1963 March on Washington.

August 27, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…
His drive to help others, do well brings MLK honor

His drive to help others, do well brings MLK honor

Rincon High senior Elijah Wesley recently received a Martin Luther King Jr. Drum Major Award, recognizing his efforts to surmount family difficulties and help others.

January 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
His drive to help others, do well brings MLK honor

His drive to help others, do well brings MLK honor

Honoree Elijah Wesley talks with Catherine Comstock, left, Rincon High School principal, and Anita Smith-Etheridge, another award recipient.

January 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
His drive to help others, do well brings MLK honor

His drive to help others, do well brings MLK honor

Elijah Wesley, an 18-year-old senior at Rincon High School, is always told to be somebody.

January 21, 2013 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Related Loading…

9 Tucson students earn art scholarships

Nine Tucson-area seniors were awarded art scholarships by the Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild.

June 17, 2012 12:00 pmLoading…

MLK's niece to discuss right to life

Martin Luther King Jr.'s niece will speak about anti-abortion issues at a lunch in Tucson next week.

February 11, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...