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Columbus Day wreath-laying in Columbus Circle

Sunday, October 09, 2011

There was a special tribute in memory of Christopher Columbus ahead of Monday's holiday.

Singers sang a rendition of the Italian National Anthem during a wreath-laying ceremony at Columbus Circle on Sunday.

The annual event also pays tribute to Italian immigrants and civil servants.

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Among the people on hand were honorees and the grand marshal of Monday's Columbus Day Parade.

Be sure to watch the Columbus Day Parade live Monday starting at 12:00 p.m. on Channel 7 and 7online.

COLUMBUS DAY PARADE: CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

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