Year of the Pig Welcomed in Chinatown

The Lunar New Year celebrations in Chinatown took place on February 9. A small crowd gathered in the extreme cold (around -35 with the windchill) to watch the Dragon and Lion Dances, as well as dignitaries lighting the firecrackers.

Photos by Paula E. Kirman

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