fourth of july en Pittsfield Parade To Boast 'Made In America' Theme <p>Tens of thousands of people are expected to converge on Pittsfield, Massachusetts Friday for the city’s Fourth of July parade.</p><p>The parade is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. at the intersection of South Street and East and West Housatonic Streets in downtown Pittsfield. Floats and banners representing the more than 170 organizations and individuals in the parade’s lineup will be decorated according to this year’s theme “Made in America.”</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:42:27 +0000 Jim Levulis 94071 at Pittsfield Parade To Boast 'Made In America' Theme Plattsburgh Changes Holiday Plans <p></p><p></p><p>The city of Plattsburgh has announced its plans for 4th of July festivities.&nbsp; A cornerstone of the events is changing, and the city is recruiting a new organization to help promote events. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 92309 at Plattsburgh Changes Holiday Plans Tune in for Special July 4th Programming <p></p><p></p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 17:03:52 +0000 Thom Job 68418 at Tune in for Special July 4th Programming Vox Pop : What Does 'Freedom' Mean To You? : 7/3/12 <p>Today we&rsquo;re talking freedom &ndash; which, according to the dictionary, can mean exemption from external control, the power to determine action without restraint, or national independence.</p><p>That leads us to Independence Day, celebrated tomorrow on the Fourth of July, a day when we, as Americans, are supposed to celebrate our freedom as afforded by our fore fathers with the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776.</p> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 19:00:00 +0000 42397 at