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Front row: Joann Mallinson, Assistant Treasurer, Laura Luzzi, Chairman, Board of Directors, Magdalen Sparaco, Secretary. Rear row: Richard Ramadei, Treasurer, Paul Criscuolo, President of the Columbus Day Committee of Greater New Haven, Peter Desio, First Vice President and William Zampa, Second Vice President. Missing from the photo is Emilio Triano, Assistant Secretary.
Winners Columbus Day Parade 2015
Knights of Columbus units receiving Winning Parade Certificates from the Columbus Day Committee. Pictured, Mr. William Zampa, Vice President, Columbus Day Committee, Board of Directors. First Place Winner: Anthony Mansi receiving for Allyn Temple Honor Guard. Mr. Paul Criscuolo, Presenter, President of the Columbus Day Committee. Second Place Winner: Louis Pacelli, Grand Knight, receiving for Our Lady of Pompeii Knights of Columbus Council 11245 along with George Zocco, District Deputy and Phil Cimini, District Warden.
2015 COLUMBUS DAY PARADE
COLUMBUS DAY COMMITTEE, INC. OCT. 11, 2015
BEST OVERALL UNIT
Mattatuck Drum Band
BEST ITALIAN AMERICAN SOCIETY
1: Branford Italian American Club
2: Sociata DiBuoni Amici
(float) 3: Marchegiana Society
BEST ITALIAN RELIGIOUS
1: Santa Maria Maddalena Society
2: Saint Andrew Ladies Society
3: Saint Catello Society
BEST KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
1: Knights of Columbus Allyn Temple, District Marshal
2: Our Lady of Pompeii, Knights of Columbus Council #11245
BEST HIGH SCHOOL BAND
1: East Haven High SchoolMarching Band
2: James Hillhouse High School Marching Band
BEST SCHOOL BANDS
1: Joseph Melillo Middle School Band
2: Betsy Ross Magnet School Band
3: Celentano Magnet School Band
1: U.S. Coast Guard
BEST FIFE AND DRUM (SR)
1: Stony Creek Fife and Drum Corp.
2: Marquis of Granby
3: Connecticut Blues Ancient Fife & Drum
BEST JR FIFE AND DRUM CORP
1: Milford Volunteers Ancient Fife and Drum Corp
2: Junior Colonials Fife and Drum Corps of Westbrook
BEST SENIOR CORP
1: Connecticut Alumni Sr. Drum and Bugle Corp.
BEST YOUTH GROUP
1: Notre Dame High School Italian Club
1: Old Stone Church BEST
1: Connecticut State Judicial Marshals Honor Guard
2: East Haven Police Department Color Guard
BEST FIRE DEPARTMENT
1: East Haven Fire Department Volunteer Association
2: Webster Hose Company #3 Ansonia Fire Department
Newly elected General Co-chairs
of the Columbus Day Committee of Greater New Haven
(Front) Andrew Gianelli, Vivian DeBrino, Joanne Mallinson. (Rear) Peter DeBrino and Laura Luzzi, Chairman.
The 2015 Columbus Day Committee Officers