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Sep 12, 2007, 01:00 ET Soulful International Rock Star Zucchero to Headline 2007 Columbus Day Parade Red Carpet Performances

NEW YORK, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Zucchero, the international rock star whose platinum albums have set sales records in Italy and...


Sep 28, 2006, 01:00 ET New York Native Son General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Named Grand Marshal of 62nd Annual Columbus Day Parade

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will serve as Grand Marshal of the 2006 Columbus...


May 22, 2006, 01:00 ET Cultural Exchange Scholarships Will Bring Italian Students to New York

NEW YORK, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Columbus Citizens Foundation and the Istituto Statale d'Arte di Firenze will announce the Foundation's 2006...


Mar 14, 2006, 00:00 ET New Book by Margherita Marchione Details Vatican Efforts on Behalf of World War II Prisoners of War

NEW YORK, March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A small glimpse of the Vatican's efforts to provide comfort and assistance to millions of people during World...


Oct 03, 2005, 01:00 ET Educational Exhibition on U.S. Supreme Court Kicks off Columbus Week Celebrations

NEW YORK, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2005 Columbus Week Celebrations kick off with an educational exhibition about the history, traditions and...


Sep 21, 2004, 01:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation: DreamWorks Misleads New York Times and Reuters

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The following press release is being issued by the Columbus Citizens Foundation: DreamWorks SKG and...


Sep 15, 2004, 01:00 ET Statement About DreamWorks SKG and DreamWorks Animation's Shark Tale by Columbus Citizens Foundation President Lawrence Auriana: Response to DreamWorks Comments

NEW YORK, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Shark Tale, DreamWorks SKG and DreamWorks Animation's most recent movie is an animated family film that uses...


Sep 14, 2004, 01:00 ET Statement Regarding Ethnic Stereotyping in Movie for Kids: Spielberg's DreamWorks SKG's Shark Tale

NEW YORK, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Lawrence Auriana, President, Columbus Citizens Foundation: Good...


Jul 30, 2004, 01:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation to Award Four-Year High School Scholarships Totaling $1.2 Million

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Lawrence E. Auriana, President of the Columbus Citizens Foundation, announced today that the Foundation will...


Oct 07, 2003, 01:00 ET Vintage Cars, Historic Bikes Kick Off New York's 2003 Columbus Day Parade

NEW YORK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- When Italian fashion czar Roberto Cavalli -- the 62-year old man who has dressed Britney Spears and Jennifer...


Oct 07, 2003, 01:00 ET Rare 1929 Savoia-Marchetti S-56 Flying Boat Honored in New York's 2003 Columbus Day Parade

NEW YORK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The historic Savoia-Marchetti S-56 Flying Boat -- one of only two surviving examples -- will play a central role...