Catskill, Poughkeepsie commerate King, Jr.
Jan 16, 2012 1:25 am
Folks in Catskill held the 10th annual Candlelight March for Peace and Justice down Main Street Saturday evening, according Rob LeDonne in The Daily Mail. New York Assemblyman Pete Lopez (R-Schoharie), Superintendent of Catskill Schools Dr. Kathleen P. Farrell, the Rev. Richard Turpin of Second Baptist Church, Mr. Albert Gasparini of the Catskill Ecumenical Council of Churches, and the Rev. Vicky Eastland of the First Reformed Church were among the speakers, and Catskill High School’s Treblaires sang three songs. On Monday, Jan. 16 at 10 a.m., the 17th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. March for Social and Economic Justice begins at the Smith Street African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, 124 Smith St. in Poughkeepsie.