Cesar Chavez and farm workers get respect from US Labor Department

Closure for Cesar Chavez Day. Posted on March 26, 2012 by Stacy Magedanz. A reminder that the library will be closed on Friday, March 30, in observance of Cesar Chavez Day. We will reopen on Saturday for our usual weekend hours.

By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com Middleweight titlist Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is headed toward a fight with England's Martin Murray on June 16 at the Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas, although Chavez does not yet have an offer for the fight from promoter Top Rank,

City and state offices are closed Monday, schools and courts are closed Friday in honor of César Chávez Day. By Patch Staff Local agencies are closed at different times this week in honor of César Chávez Day. City of Los Angeles offices are closed

Angelenos are volunteering their time to remember a labor hero during the 11th annual Cesar E. Chavez Community Service Week.

The final event of this year's King-Gandhi-Chavez Season for Peace and Nonviolence will be the Cesar Chavez Festival of Nonviolence. It will be from 1:30 to 3:30 pm Saturday at Unitarian-Universalist Community of the Mountains, 246 S. Church St.,