MLK Day inspires community to serve and reflect

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By Erica Quinones Elm Staff Writer Students, faculty, and Chestertown residents gathered in Decker Theater for the Martin Luther King Jr. Read-In on Monday, Jan. 21. The event was organized by the Black Student Union and Students Talking About Race (S.T.A.R.), an organization of Kent County Public School students dedicated to inspiring “open dialogue and […]

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The Story of Music: A Civil Rights Movement-Inspired Community Sing

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By Cassandra Sottile Elm Staff Writer The week of April 2 marked 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot on a balcony outside his Memphis hotel room on April 4, 1968. To commemorate his memory, Dr. Ysaye M. Barnwell, former member of  Sweet Honey in the Rock, led a workshop on African music on […]

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