New York Holds Annual Columbus Day Parade

In This Photo: Bill de Blasio
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio marches in the annual Columbus Day parade on October 13, 2014 in New York City. Organized by the Columbus Citizens Foundation, the parade is billed as the world's largest celebration of Italian-American heritage and culture and has been run since 1929. The parade runs from 44th Street to 72nd Street and is also used as a showcase for local politicians.
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