'Avenue of Flags' up in Clifton to commemorate Memorial Day

More than 1,000 flags are flying on the 'Avenue of Flags' in Clifton today in observance of Memorial Day. Every Memorial Day, hundreds of volunteers

Volunteers put up the 1,500 flags early this morning in front of City Hall.

Volunteers put up the 1,500 flags early this morning in front of City Hall. (5/27/13)

CLIFTON - More than 1,000 flags are flying on the 'Avenue of Flags' in Clifton today in observance of Memorial Day.

Every Memorial Day, hundreds of volunteers gather at City Hall to help put up the 1,500 flags. Clifton resident Tom Zangara says it's become a tradition for him as a way of honoring his father.

Clifton's Memorial Day parade was held this morning on Allwood Road.

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