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Security Fee Dooms Christmas Parade

It appears Escondido’s annual Christmas parade is getting the heave-ho-ho-ho.Organizers say they may be forced to cancel the December procession down Broadway because they can’t raise enough money cover a new $15,600 city security fee, which was recently imposed by the budget-strapped city. When the security fee was announced a few months ago, the Escondido [...]

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Oh that stinks! Christmas Parades are great!
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That's sad but a sign of the times. Too bad some people totally lose their Christmas spirit.
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