Many around the Valley pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. through art

Arizonans are getting creative with their tradition of coming together to honor the vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Due to the pandemic, the annual regional Unity Walk, which usually takes place at Tempe Town Lake, has been morphed into an art walk this year. Exhibits, murals, performances and sculptures were on display not only to remember MLK Jr., but to honor the cultural unity and peace he dreamed of.

New Year's Eve: A look at celebrations around the world amid the coronavirus pandemic

This New Year’s Eve is being celebrated like no other in most of the world, with pandemic restrictions limiting crowds and many people bidding farewell to a year they’d prefer to forget with made-for-TV fireworks displays or packing it in early since they could not toast the end of 2020 in the presence of friends or crowds of carousing strangers.