HERE: Coffee Club with Joseph B. Ortiz this morning

Join Joseph B. Ortiz of Edward Jones for a monthly Coffee Club and enjoy free doughnuts and coffee while discussing current events, the economy and investing in a relaxed and informal setting. It’s a great way to get to know one another at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 17 at the Ahwatukee Country Club, 12432 S. 48th St.

For more information, call (480) 753-7664.

NEAR: 28th annual MLK Awards Breakfast, ‘Stand Up for Justice,’ Jan. 17

The 28th annual MLK Awards Breakfast, ‘Stand Up for Justice,’ recognizes one winner for the Calvin C. Goode Lifetime Achievement award and other individuals for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living the Dream Award who have made Phoenix a better place to live through a lifelong commitment to creating a compassionate and socially just society. The event is at 7 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 17 at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel, 340 N. Third St.

Cost for the event is $65 per person or $650 for a table of 10. To receive a reservation form or to obtain additional information about this or other King holiday events, call (602) 254-5081 or email

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