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Published: 7/19/2014


Parade kicks off African American Festival

The 10th Annual African American Festival kicked off with a parade. TPS' Young Men/Women of Excellence, fraternal groups, the University of Toledo, candidates, incumbents and others marched down Dorr Street and back up Indiana to Nelson Grace Park. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW

 Independent candidate for state senate Jack Ford.    Enlarge | Buy This Photo Independent candidate for state senate Jack Ford.
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Art Jones leads a chant to end domestic violence as he marches with other supporters of Bethany House.   Enlarge | Buy This Photo Art Jones leads a chant to end domestic violence as he marches with other supporters of Bethany House.
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Edna Brown, incumbent state senate Democratic, waves to enthusiastic well-wishers on Dorr Street. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Edna Brown, incumbent state senate Democratic, waves to enthusiastic well-wishers on Dorr Street. "I'm going to vote for you; ...
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Wanda Stubblefield, of Toledo, left, while Ohio attorney general candidate David Pepper, right, approaches.     Enlarge | Buy This Photo Wanda Stubblefield, of Toledo, left, while Ohio attorney general candidate David Pepper, right, approaches.
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Maleka Hill, a grad coach and advisor for YWOE members at Jones Elementary School, left, Diamond Himon, a sixth grader at Jones, and Alana Belcher, a seventh grader at Jones, carrying the flag for TPS' YMOE/YWOE. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Maleka Hill, a grad coach and advisor for YWOE members at Jones Elementary School, left, Diamond Himon, a sixth grader ...
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Edna Brown, incumbent state senate Democratic, waves to enthusiastic well-wishers on the route. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Edna Brown, incumbent state senate Democratic, waves to enthusiastic well-wishers on the route.
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Jill Smith, of Toledo, left, with Democratic candidate for Ohio governor Ed Fitzgerald along the route.   Enlarge | Buy This Photo Jill Smith, of Toledo, left, with Democratic candidate for Ohio governor Ed Fitzgerald along the route.
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Cousins Laylah Brank, 8, left, and Aaleeya Boring, 6, sit on the lap of their grandmother, Clara Brank, all of Toledo, as they watch the parade on Indiana Avenue.  Enlarge | Buy This Photo Cousins Laylah Brank, 8, left, and Aaleeya Boring, 6, sit on the lap of their grandmother, Clara Brank, all of ...
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