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Hundreds celebrate Halloween with parade in Jackson Heights

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Alex Nantes holds son Lukas, 11 months, as they march with Karen Nantes. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Giancarlo Matos, 11, shows off his dance moves. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Oscar da Silva (l.) and Liliana Corozo watch the festivities. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Gabriel Monaro, 3 1/2, runs circles around fellow parade goers. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Jaymahr Cardona, 2, of Jackson Heights kneels down during the parade. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Mabel Hooper lets out a yawn. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Jesus Galvan wears an ornate headpiece. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Eilean Faltin, 3, leads the parade down 37th Avenue. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Tenzin Namdol (r.) of Jackson Heights greets a giant star. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Rin Tin (l.), dressed as a squirrel, gets a sniff from Kobie, dressed as a bee. Photo by Christina Santucci
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A dog keeps warm with its pea pod costume. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Bernardo Palma, 2 1/2, tries to keep warm in his dinosaur suit. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Pup Xander keeps on the lookout along 37th Avenue. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Costumed characters walk across 37th Avenue. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Isabella Ocampo rests on a newspaper bin. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Owen Leahey, Ayden Giustra, and Blake Tunstull show off their costumes. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Ellie Meshonek is a lady bug on wheels. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Jeffrey Chung carries his pea pod William, 6 months old. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Justin Meshonek dresses as a roach. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Roman Schiffino scares fellow parade goers. Photo by Christina Santucci
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City Councilman Daniel Dromm, Council Speaker Christine Quinn and Mayor Michael Bloomberg march in the parade. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Zain Khan wears antlers. Photo by Christina Santucci

Hundreds of people marched along 37th Avenue for the annual Jackson Heights Halloween Parade.

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Susan Rueda from Jackson Heights says:
Thank you Christina for including our pets in the pictures of the Halloween Parade. Kobie and his friend Rin Tin look great. Great pictures.
Nov. 5, 2011, 9:33 am

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