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Portland Rose Festival event canceled after threats

PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU/CNN Newsource) – The 11th annual 82nd Avenue of the Roses Parade and Carnival is canceled due to public safety concerns. Venture Portland–the event organizers–declined to talk on camera, but told KATU in a prepared statement quote: “Following threats of …

Ashland PRIDE! Parade

Ashland, Ore., — A PRIDE! Parade in Ashland this morning was just one of the many events in the Rogue Valley this past week put on by the Southern Oregon Rainbow Coalition. 2016 has been both an exciting year for the LGBTQ …

Macy’s parade tightens security

(NBC News) Final preparations are underway less as tens-of-thousands prepare to pack the streets of Manhattan, hoping for a glimpse of the balloons and floats of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. They’ll be joined by an unprecedented number of New York police …