Folk fest profile: Maridon Boario

...performance, encouraging audience members to join a "second line" brass-band parade around Centennial Hall in tribute. The parade is a New Orleans-based tradition and a reference to Garrity's role as a Cajun musician.On Friday, Boario and her...
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Remembering Dr. Maynard 'Mal' Miller

...but they were fixtures for decades, eventually serving as grand marshals in a Fourth of a July parade in the 1990s. The parades were how University of Alaska Southeast Professor of Geology Cathy Connor first became aware of the JIRP. "He (Miller...
A case to carry the flag

...sure you come say hi," she said."Okay, if I don't get lost," I replied.Somewhere in the opening ceremonies the parade of nations featured 80 National Olympic Committees and thousands of athletes. And flags. Over 35,000 spectators attended...
NYPD optimistic Macy's parade balloons will fly

...shape tomorrow," he said.During the parade, each balloon is accompanied by...said she was planning on watching the parade despite chilly and wet weather...amazing. I've grown up watching the parade."Balloons have only been grounded...
The 2013 Sports Year In Review

...fed the AJ Falls just below.It began as a beautiful day. I imagine they talked of fireworks from the days before, the parade, of many things including, of course, baseball.On the return over the creek the boy would slip, fall into the water...
Fairbanks man paves way for young drivers

...Slide that he stores in Minnesota.He and his significant other, Star Davis, had the privilege this summer of leading the Parade of Flags and carrying the Fairbanks Harley owners' group flag at Harley Davidson's 110th anniversary celebration in...
Juneau team to travel more than a hop, skip and a jump mention to camps and to perform in the events like the parades they're prepping for. "Last summer about 12 jumpers...They'll join a bigger group when they perform in the parades: about 220 jumpers from 45 states in the Macy's parade...
Donna Catherine McCormick

...of July parade was always about the kids and for 25 years she could be seen in front of Gastineau School orchestrating the parade. Donna was an avid reader and cross-word puzzle solver. She loved to spend time sewing, stitching, crotchet, doing...
JAHC - 40 years of success, and growing

...planned to celebrate JAHC's 40th birthday. On Independence Day there will be a pancake breakfast at the JACC before the parade begins. The actual date of the founding of JAHC was the 27th of July 1973; plans are being made for a celebration on...
You're invited! To DSE's annual Parade of Species

...or backpacks into dragonflies. "There is more to the parade than having a fun costume, the mission is to celebrate...that will be available for anyone to wear the day of the parade. There is also a crafting event happening at The Canvas...


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