Island Pond swamped with visitors for July 4
copyright the Chronicle July 8, 2015
by Paul Lefebvre
ISLAND POND — More than fireworks sizzled and popped in this small town at the weekend’s celebration of the Fourth of July
The size of the crowd that turned out over the three days of festivities prompted one observer to remark that he didn’t realize that so many people knew where Island Pond was.
Beginning with Friday night’s fireworks and extending into Saturday’s parade with a Canadian marching band accompanied by a fleet of floats, decorated to celebrate America’s two-hundred thirty-ninth birthday, Island Pond sparkled day and night.
The first wave of revelers appeared at the weekly Friday Night Live, an open air dance at the Pavilion Park, that includes… To read the rest of this article, and all the Chronicle‘s stories, subscribe:
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