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Views From the El: Columbus Day Parade | 10/13/14

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This is a little late, but a couple weeks ago my photojournalism assignment was to shoot a feature. I went to Chicago’s Columbus Day Parade, and even though the holiday itself is a little questionable, it was a blast to shoot–despite the less-than-ideal weather. 44 more words

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Italian Heritage Spice Things Up on 5th Ave.

Following the previous days celebration of Hispanic culture on 5th Ave., Columbus Day was a day to celebrate Italian heritage and contribution to the city and to America. 557 more words

2014 Parades

Andrew Cuomo, Rob Astorino Campaign At NYC Columbus Day Parade

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gubernatorial candidates Andrew Cuomo and Rob Astorino campaigned Monday while celebrating their Italian heritage at the annual Columbus Day Parade in Manhattan. 285 more words

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Thousands line NYC streets for Columbus Day parade

NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of people have lined Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue for New York City’s annual Columbus Day parade.

Monday’s parade was organized by the Columbus Citizens Foundation. 107 more words

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NYC Celebrates Italian-American Heritage At Columbus Day Parade

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) –New Yorkers and visitors to the city lined Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue for New York City’s annual Columbus Day parade.

Monday’s parade, which ran from 44th Street to 72nd Street, was organized by the Columbus Citizens Foundation. 447 more words

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Immigration History on Parade in South Philly

Living immigration and ethnic history in the October 12, 2014 Columbus Day Parade in South Philadelphia:  As expected, Mummers, high school marching bands, and ethnic heritage societies happily dominated the parade, proudly reflcting the event’s Italian American theme and long history in South Philadelphia.   105 more words

Then And Now

Dominic DiFrisco on Columbus Day

Chicago’s Very Own Dominic DiFrisco joins Frank Fontana in studio to talk about his time hosting the city’s Columbus Day parade, the history behind Christopher Columbus, and his proud Italian heritage. 9 more words

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