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Lack of funds claims Saratoga Springs parade (with list of local parades)

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After more than 25 years, the annual downtown Saratoga Springs Memorial Day parade is throwing in the towel this year. The decision to cancel the parade wasn’t an easy one, said Jim Coyne, who has affiliations with the three organizations that sponsor the parade: the American Legion, VFW and Italian American War Veterans. It was a combination of tight finances, dwindling participation and waning recognition of the holiday as a day to remember fallen soldiers. ...

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