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In Honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.

The life of Martin Luther King, Jr. was remembered in Colorado Springs on his birthday.

Children attending the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region Before and After School Program release balloons in honor of Martin Luther King Day  Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. They also made peace signs and wrote down a dream they have about their own futures.
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Children attending the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region Before and After School Program release balloons in honor of Martin Luther King Day Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. They also made peace signs and wrote down a dream they have about their own futures. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Children attending the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region Before and After School Program hold up peace signs they made after they released balloons in honor of Martin Luther King Day Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. They also wrote down a dream they have about their own futures.
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Children attending the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region Before and After School Program hold up peace signs they made after they released balloons in honor of Martin Luther King Day Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. They also wrote down a dream they have about their own futures. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Balloons released in honor of Martin Luther King by children attending the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region Before and After School Program float off into the sky Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. The 33 kids out of school because of the holiday also made peace signs and wrote down a dream they have about their own futures.
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Balloons released in honor of Martin Luther King by children attending the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region Before and After School Program float off into the sky Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. The 33 kids out of school because of the holiday also made peace signs and wrote down a dream they have about their own futures. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Twins, Jason, left, and Antonio Martinez, 9, wear their preferred quarterback's jerseys at the All People's Breakfast. The annual event is  held on Martin Luther King Day at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. 
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Twins, Jason, left, and Antonio Martinez, 9, wear their preferred quarterback's jerseys at the All People's Breakfast. The annual event is held on Martin Luther King Day at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Jemond Gaulden,9, listens to a speaker at the at  All People's Breakfast  held on Martin Luther King Day at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Gaulden hopes to grow up to emulate Dr. King's values.
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Jemond Gaulden,9, listens to a speaker at the at All People's Breakfast held on Martin Luther King Day at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Gaulden hopes to grow up to emulate Dr. King's values. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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Attendees of  the All People's Breakfast  celebrate  Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
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Attendees of the All People's Breakfast celebrate Martin Luther King Day with reflection and son at Colorado College's Cornerstone Arts Center Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Carol Lawrence/The Gazette

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