Schools, government offices closed for King birthday holiday today

Tri-Valley Y to host breakfast to commemorate civil rights leader next Monday

Federal, state, regional and local government offices and public schools are closed today in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Local observances will include a celebration of life at noon at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1924 Trinity Ave., Walnut Creek and a sing-along at 4 p.m. at the San Ramon Valley United Methodist Church in Alamo, located at 902 Danville Blvd.

The Tri-Valley YMCA will host a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Fellowship Breakfast from 7:30-9:30 a.m. next Monday, Jan. 27 at Pleasanton Hilton Hotel. Tickets for the breakfast cost $40 and can be obtained by calling (925)-263-4444.

In Pleasanton, pickups by the Pleasanton Garbage Service will operate on regular schedule.

Most retail businesses are open today.


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