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Annual Columbus Citizens Foundation gala dinner
MIDTOWN (WABC) -- Italian Americans are celebrating their heritage this Columbus Day weekend.
The Grand Ballroom at the Waldorf-Astoria in Midtown was full for the annual Columbus Citizens Foundation gala dinner.
Governor Andrew Cuomo and former Governor Mario Cuomo were spotted at the pre-dinner VIP reception.
The event raises money for student scholarships.
The foundation is the sponsor of the Columbus Day Parade.
Be sure to watch the Columbus Day Parade live Monday starting at 12:00 p.m. on Channel 7 and 7online.
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