Citations with the tag: PARADES
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- Pachyderms lumber across Capitol Hill.
Runyan, Rob // Hill; 3/19/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 32, p22
The article reports on the parade of animals, clowns and sanitation vehicles in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.
- Salvation through silliness.
Champion, Chris // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 7/17/95, Vol. 22 Issue 31, p36
Highlights the 1995 Summer Silly Parade in Edmonton, Alberta. Parade theme; Controversy over the display of Pentecostal group Potter's House Christian Church; Skit confronting the `homosexual rights' lobby.
Champion, Chris // Education (14637073); 6/7/2002, Issue 57, pN.PAG
Editorial. Cites the golden jubilee celebrations of the British Commonwealth nations in London, England. Description of the parade for the celebrations; Support given by Great Britain to primary education in developing world.
- Desert troops honored in New York, nation's capital.
Champion, Chris // Jet; 6/24/91, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p18
Recounts recent parades honoring the veterans of Operation Desert Storm, held in New York and Washington.
- Is it a parade yet?
Gordon, Jeffie Ross; Apple, Margot // Ladybug; Jul94, Vol. 4 Issue 11, p20
Presents the short story `Is It a Parade Yet?' by Jeffie Ross Gordon, about a Fourth of July parade organized by children.
- C.S.W. seeks parade volunteers.
Gordon, Jeffie Ross; Apple, Margot // Lesbian News; May95, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p32
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- Parade of deceit.
Pilger, J. // New Statesman & Society; 6/21/91, Vol. 4 Issue 156, p10
Opinion. Previews the upcoming Gulf war victory parade to be held in London and develops the notion that the parade is not so much to celebrate as it is to deepen an historical amnesia. The truth of what happened and is happening in the Gulf; Slaughter of so many people in such little time; No...
- Cotton Bowl Parade picks literacy theme.
Pilger, J. // Reading Today; Aug/Sep92, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p6
Reveals that the 1993 Cotton Bowl Parade will have as its theme a salute to books, authors, fairy tales and favorite characters. `Facts to Fairy Tales--A Celebration of Literacy' will honor diversed figures and celebrate the impact of reading.
- Oxford Street parade looks for sponsors.
Pilger, J. // Marketing Week (01419285); 07/15/99, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p6
States that the Oxford Street Association is searching for sponsors to support its first street parade called Oxford Street 2000 to be held in Oxford, England. Amount of sponsorship needed for the event.
- The Catholic case for inclusion.
DeCosse, David E. // America; 5/8/1993, Vol. 168 Issue 16, p15
Discusses the question of right of the Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) to exclude the Irish Lesbian and Gay Organization (ILGO) from the Saint Patrick's Day Parade in New York City. Catholic arguments; Inflated charges against the ILGO; Comment from George Clough, national president of the...
- PUT SANTA TO WORK.
DeCosse, David E. // NZ Business; Sep2008, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p8
The article offers information on the 75th anniversary Auckland Farmers Santa Parade in Auckland, New Zealand on November 30, 2008.
- Everybody loves a parade.
DeCosse, David E. // Commonweal; 7/12/91, Vol. 118 Issue 13, p419
Editorial. Reflects on the enthusiasm exhibited at New York City's June 10 `Welcome Home' parade for the troops of Operation Desert Storm. Value of joy and relief; Dangers of emphasizing moral exhibitionism and self-gratulation; Fears that President George Bush will exploit the Gulf victory in...
- Sodom & begorra.
Baumann, Paul // Commonweal; 4/9/93, Vol. 120 Issue 7, p5
Opinion. Comments on how, in the context of the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade and the demonstration by the Irish Lesbian and Gay Organization (ILGO), everyone can feel inclusion before God. The author's comments on ILGO's attempts to be allowed to march in the parade with its own...
- Swan Princess featured in Thanksgiving Day parade.
Baumann, Paul // Playthings; Nov94, Vol. 92 Issue 11, p43
Reports on the participation of the Swan Princess in the 1994 Thanksgiving Day Parade of Macy's in New York. Description of the float; Performance of the song `Far Longer Than Forever.'
- The don on Fifth.
Baumann, Paul // New York Amsterdam News; 6/15/96, Vol. 87 Issue 24, p17
Presents a photograph related to the National Puerto Rican parade in New York City. Don King float.
- Join my parade.
Baumann, Paul // National Geographic World; Oct92, Issue 206, p19
Looks at the Vintage Halloween Parade, the nation's largest Halloween celebration which is held in Greenwich Village in New York City. Details how students worked on a float featuring a dragon that was 30 feet long.
- Commercialism makes inroads into carnival.
Laborde, Errol // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 1/8/96, Vol. 16 Issue 27, p5
Focuses on the commercialism in carnivals in New Orleans, Louisiana. Violence resulted from the free fried chicken stubs being given away during the parade; Effect of commercialisms on the government's budget; Efforts being made by the city to guard parades against commercialism.
- Endymion: A milestone for the biggest carnival parade.
Laborde, Errol // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 2/5/96, Vol. 16 Issue 31, p5
Focuses on the Krewe of Endymion, the largest in the Carnival parade in New Orleans, Louisiana. Historical development; Profile of Ed Muniz, captain and founder; Description of ndymion Saturday parade.
- Publisher's notes.
Laborde, Errol; Metcalf Jr, William M. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 2/12/96, Vol. 16 Issue 32, p4
Focuses on the celebration of the Knights of Momus march. Projected target of the Momus if celebrated in 1996; When the Momus' parade usually creates a stir; What contemporary politicians have learned.
- The mother-in-law of all parades.
Klein, J. // New York; 6/24/91, Vol. 24 Issue 25, p9
Gives details on the two huge parades which were recently held in New York and Washington to commemorate one rather distant, marginal war. Excess; How two celebrations differed; Contrast between celebratory spirit and financial despair in New York.
Pooley, E. // New York; 6/24/91, Vol. 24 Issue 25, p24
Presents a photo essay of the recent New York City parade to honor returning heroes of the Persian Gulf War.
- Gay parade draws mixed response.
Pooley, E. // Christian Century; 5/12/93, Vol. 110 Issue 16, p514
Reports on the weeklong series of events in Washington, D.C. by gays, lesbians and their supporters, including a parade on April 25, 1993. Parade participant Paul Sherry, president of the United Church of Christ; Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches; Opposition groups; Details.
- They were the Easter Parade.
Schultz, C. // Yankee; Apr89, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p84
Discusses the 14 member O'Neil family of Jamaica Plain, Mass., who made international headlines in the 1940s and 1950s when they marched each year in the Boston Easter Parade. Ten girls identically dressed by mother, seamstress Julia O'Neil; Father Daniel O'Neil Sr.
- Horribles parade.
Appelbaum, D.K. // Yankee; Jul89, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p20
Recounts the origins of Massachusetts' `Horribles' parades on July 4th.
- CSW: 'Unity in Diversity'
Appelbaum, D.K. // Advocate; 6/9/71, Issue 61, p2
Reports on Christopher Street West Committee's adoption of the 'Unity os Diversity' as the theme for the Second Annual CSW Parade on June 27, 1971 in Los Angeles, California. Number of participants expected for the parade; Description of the novel feature of the parade.
- Downtown hits its stride.
Appelbaum, D.K. // Wenatchee Business Journal; Jun2003, Vol. 17 Issue 6, pA1
Reports that local residents held a parade on May 23, 2003 to celebrate the designation of downtown Wenatchee, Washington as a Great American Main Street by the National Trust's Great American Main Street Awards. Participation of prominent locals in the parade.
- Whimsy wheels.
Fetherston, David // AutoWeek; 7/22/96, Vol. 46 Issue 30, p14
Features the Art Car Parade for 1996 sponsored by Orange Show Foundation in Houston, Texas. Background to the event; Description of the cars paraded; Highlights of the event.
- African-American day parade schedule for this sunday.
Salaam, Yusef // New York Amsterdam News; 09/18/97, Vol. 88 Issue 38, p17
Focuses on the African-American day parade which is schedule for September 21st, 1997. Information on the events which will take place; Who will be in attendance; Who comprises the 1997 African-American Day Committee.
- P.C. marches on.
Taylor, John // New York; 1/25/93, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p12
Takes a look at David Dinkins' dispute with the Ancient Order of Hibernians over the inclusion of the Irish Lesbian and Gay Organization in the Saint Patricks's Day parade. Flap an example of `enforced diversity'; Promoting tolerance; Catholics upset; New York Civil Liberties Union upset; Some...
- African-American Day Parade shapes up for Sept. 19.
Browne // New York Amsterdam News; 09/16/99, Vol. 90 Issue 38, p6
Reports on the holding of the 1999 African-American Day Parade in New York, New York. Participation of different organizations in the parade; Grand marshals for the parade; Parade's salute of African-American achievement throughout the world.
- Santa, sans glitz, comes to town, on Main Street in East Hampton.
Brady, James // Crain's New York Business; 12/18/95, Vol. 11 Issue 51, p9
Comments on the staging of the annual Santa Parade on Main Street in East Hampton in New York City in December 1995. Description of the floats and occupants.
- SKELETON CREW.
Meier, Allison // Oklahoma Today; Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p169
The article offers information on the Ghouls Gone Wild parade to be held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on October 25, 2008.
- PR Parade to generate estimated $20 million for NYC.
Ryan, Frances // Caribbean Business; 6/8/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 22, p52
The article previews the 2006 National Puerto Rican Day Parade which will be held on the second Sunday of June in New York.
- They are wearing catch du jour.
Ryan, Frances // WWD: Women's Wear Daily; 6/26/1997, Vol. 173 Issue 120, p18
Focuses on the fashion theme among the crowd watching the 1997 Mermaid Parade in Coney Island, New York City. Halters and tank tops; Retro-fashion among women.
- NEWS TO USE.
Ryan, Frances // Malakoff News (TX); 12/14/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 50, p1A
The article offers information on the Malakoff Christmas Parade in Texas on December 15, 2007.
- Heydays and low days.
Fishlock, T. // New Statesman & Society; 5/1/92, Vol. 5 Issue 200, p21
Recounts the author's experiences living in the Soviet Union during its final years. How its May Day celebrations had lost their triumphalism; Indications of imperial decay and public dissent at the parades; Focus on the author's impressions of the 1990 May Day parade.
- Time to make CHRISTMAS PARADE plans.
Fishlock, T. // Twin Cities News (Munday, TX); 11/27/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 48, p2
The article provides information on the plans for the 2008 Christmas parade in Haskell County, Texas.
- Christmas parade slated for Dec. 12.
Fishlock, T. // Malakoff News (TX); 12/4/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 49, p1A
The article informs that the Annual Malakoff Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade is scheduled for December 12, 2009, starting from Jackson Street, Malakoff in Texas by 10 a.m.
Fishlock, T. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 8/6/2008, Vol. 136 Issue 32, p7A
The article offers information on the Bertram Oatmeal Festival's Grand Parade to be held on August 30, 2008 in Texas.
- Homecoming parade set for Sept. 24.
Fishlock, T. // Edgewood Enterprise (TX); 9/13/2007, Vol. 100 Issue 37, p3
The article offers information on the 2007 Homecoming Parade to be held in September 24 in Edgewood, Texas.
- Christmas Parades.
Fishlock, T. // Trammel Trace Tribune (Tatum, TX); 12/4/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 47, p2
The article presents the schedule of Christmas parade in the Henderson and Tatum areas in Texas.
- Come to Veterans' Day Parade Nov. 7.
Masterson, Marcie // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 11/4/2009, Vol. 137 Issue 44, p7A
The article provides on the Veterans' Day Parade to be held at the Roadside Park in Bertram, Texas in November 7, 2009.
- Pioneer Days parade seeks entries.
Masterson, Marcie // Lakelander (Whitney, TX); 9/23/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 38, p3
The article announces the Pioneer Days parade which will be held on the first Saturday of October in downtown Whitney, Texas.
- Fox 5 to televise West Indian Parade.
Hinds, Lester // New York Amsterdam News; 6/17/95, Vol. 86 Issue 24, p11
Reports that portion of the 1995 West Indian Labor Day Parade in Brooklyn will be televised live on Fox 5 television. Economic benefits to Brooklyn as a result of televising the event; Extension of the parade route to downtown Brooklyn.
- 'Parade' enters second weekend.
Smith, Miles // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 10/6/2010, Vol. 138 Issue 40, p1A
The article reports on an additional two-week presentation of the 2010 Parade of Homes sponsored by the Building Industry Association of the Highland Lakes, Texas.
- Memorial Horse Parade set for July 2.
Smith, Miles // Confederated Umatilla Journal; Jul2010, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p2
The article reports on the traditional Memorial Horse Parade in the Umatilla Indian Reservation, Oregon in observance of Independence Day on July 2, 2010, which will be participated by veterans, tribal leaders, and tribal members.
- Youth ready for "BARK in the Park"
Smith, Miles // Lakelander (Whitney, TX); 10/15/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 42, p3
The article offers information about the Pet Parade slated on October 18, 2008 at the Heritage Plaza in Clifton, Texas.
- Catch a falling coin--and pass it on.
Behrens, James Stephen // National Catholic Reporter; 09/04/98, Vol. 34 Issue 38, p2
Details the author's experience at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Louisiana. Features of the parade; Religious aspects of the parade.
- Youth Stride for Pride.
Behrens, James Stephen // Progressive; Jul2001, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p21
Deals with the Gay/Straight Youth Stride for Pride on May 19, 2001 in Boston, Massachusetts. Organizer of the parade.
- Some cried. Others threw red, white and blue candy.
Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor; 11/13/95, Vol. 87 Issue 244, p2
Reports on the war veterans who marched down New York's Fifth Avenue to celebrate Veterans Day on November 11, 1995.