Kiddos kick off July 4th festivities

Cousins Reggie Moretz, left, and Conan Tapia, both 3, entertain themselves with flags as they await the start of the Fourth of July Kiddie Parade from inside the "USS Lady Liberty" they rode in Tuesday along the Sherman Avenue parade route. (JEROME A. POLLOS/Press)

George Mitchell, 4, waits to travel along Sherman Avenue on his tractor to show his patriotic spirit. (JEROME A. POLLOS/Press)

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