Rochester, NY -- Observances are planned in our area to mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and the Reverend Martln Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech.
Rochester Mayor Tom Richards is planning what's described as a "special celebration" at noon at the City Hall atrium. He'll be joined by community activist Dr. Walter Cooper, Reverend Fannie Reeves and the Mount Olive Baptist Church Choir. Area youth will recite portions of the speech.
Meanwhile, the College at Brockport will ring the bells at Harvest Hall 50 times at 3 p.m.
President Obama will mark the anniversary with an address of his own at the Lincoln Memorial at 3 p.m. WHAM 1180 will bring that speech to you live.