by Elizabeth Kelsey
From sparklers to Roman candles, fireworks are the quintessential symbol of celebration and patriotism, used to mark Independence Day in the USA since 1777. In the tri-state area, this year will be no exception as thousands of local citizens will once again crowd the riverfront on July 3 to witness the 34th Annual Fireworks and Airshow Spectacular.
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