In The News: Braintree Prepares For Independence Day Celebration

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For the first time in 18 years, the town’s Independence Day parade next month will feature 10 drum and bugle corps, youth groups, politicians and civic, fraternal, veterans and service organizations.

“I want a parade to add to the town’s 35th annual Independence Day celebration this year, and it appears that we’re well on our way due to the hard work of a parade committee working with the Braintree Friends of the 4th Committee,” Mayor Joseph Sullivan said.

Former drum corps veterans John Robinson and John Grandy are the parade’s co-chairmen.

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Posted by on Thursday, May 8th, 2008. Filed under DCA News.