The community and local officials came together tonight in an event to commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

The program began at 5:30 p.m. with a march from the MLK statue at Peacemakers Stage, to the Tabernacle United Methodist Church.

The march was followed by musical performance and remarks by special guests such as Mayor Jared Kraham, Congressman Marc Molinaro, Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo, Senator Lea Webb, Broome County Executive Jason Garner, and President of Broome/Tioga NAACP Cynthia Kirk-Barreiro.