Queens Colombian celebration may be c...

Queens Colombian celebration may be canceled

There are 2 comments on the New York Daily News story from Jul 7, 2011, titled Queens Colombian celebration may be canceled. In it, New York Daily News reports that:

Colombian Independence Festival at Corona-Flushing Meadow Park has been a tradition in the borough for 26 years.

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Lovelock, NV

#1 Jul 7, 2011
I hope they manage to have the festival as normal. I've been there when I lived on the east coast and enjoyed it. I've also been to some Colombian Independence Day festivals in NJ and FL and enjoyed them as well. Good luck!!
I like the USA

Englishtown, NJ

#2 Jul 8, 2011
My grandparents came here to put the past behind them and move on. Their children were a total of eleven standard US citizens all of whom spoke without an accent.

Only one of the eleven returned, as a tourist, to one of the "old countries".

He thought it was mostly a dump and was eternally grateful that his parents had left.

His only commitment to his "heritage" was to buy Frank Sinatra albums.

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