We've compiled a list of closings in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday.
All federal, and state offices as well as banks will be closed on Monday in honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The holiday marks the birthday of the famed civil rights leader. King’s actual birthday is on Jan. 15, but the third Monday of January was designated as the official holiday in 1983. The Greenfield City Hall, and Milwauke County offices (with the exception of courts) and the Whitnall School District will be open on Monday, but here's a list of what will be closed: They will resume regular operating hours on Tuesday and regular mail delivery will resume on that day.
The Glenwood Home and School Association is hosting a sock drive through Jan. 31.
The holiday season might be over, but the generosity of a local school organization has not been tucked away for the next 11 months. The Glenwood Home and School Association is sponsoring a sock drive for the homeless. Children, parents, guardians, teachers and even people with no ties to Glenwood Elementary School, are encouraged to donate new, unused socks in a collection bin located outside of the school office through Jan. 31. The drive allows Glenwood families and others help the community’s homeless keep warm this winter in an easy and affordable manner. Melanie O’Brien, a frequent Greenfield Patch contributor and the secretary of the Glenwood Home and School Association, wanted to do a service project in conjunction with Martin …