Calling all paraders

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By Timothy Inklebarger

Staff Reporter

The Oak Park Community Relations Commission is calling on residents to get involved with the fast-approaching Fourth of July Parade. Veterans organizations, social and special interest groups, athletic teams, animal lovers — you name it, everyone is encouraged to participate in the parade, which starts at 10 a.m. from Longfellow Park at Ridgeland and Adams and marches up Ridgeland Avenue to Augusta Boulevard, ending at Whittier School. Participants will gather at Longfellow between 9 and 9:45 a.m. Those interested can apply 


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