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2014 Columbus Day Parade in Philadelphia. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Other Cities Changed The Name, But Philadelphians Celebrate Columbus Day With Parade

While two American cities have decided to remove Christopher Columbus’ name from the holiday, Philadelphia is sticking with tradition.

10/12/2014

2014 Columbus Day Parade in Philadelphia. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Would Columbus Day Ever Be Renamed In Philadelphia?

Officials in two major U.S. Cities this year voted to rename Columbus Day “Indigenous People’s Day” — How does that fly in South Philadelphia?

10/12/2014

(Credit: Justin Udo)

Thousands Take To Streets For Columbus Day Parade

Drill teams, drum lines and civic clubs marched down South Broad Street Sunday to celebrate Columbus Day.

10/13/2013

(credit: Mike DeNardo)

Several SEPTA Bus Routes To Be Detoured For Sunday’s Columbus Day Parade

The parade, which is slated for Oct. 13th and will move along Broad between Moore Street and Marconi Plaza near Oregon Avenue, means detours for buses.

10/10/2013

Legendary Entertainer Joe Piscopo Is The Grand Marshall Of The 2011 Philadelphia Columbus Day Parade

Columbus Day helps Joe Piscopo pause to remember the courage of his Italian grandparents who carried their life in a suitcase before landing at Ellis Island in New York.

10/09/2011

Stigall Show Log 10.7.11

Chris continues his coverage of the Occupy protests and discusses their lack of message with Steve Cordasco. He re-visits his interview with Sharyl Attkisson about her coverage of Fast and Furious and talks to CBS 3’s Beasley Reece about tonight’s game 5 between the Phillies and Cardinals and this week’s Eagles matchup with Buffalo.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/07/2011

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