174th anniversary of Gregorio Luperón
Last Sunday, September 8th the 174th anniversary of the national hero, General Gregorio Luperón was commemorated with a parade through the streets of Sosúa.
At the parade students and teachers of different schools of the beach resort took part. The celebration started with a Holy Mass in the parish church of Charamicos (by Father Bernardo Vásquez). This was followed by a colorful procession of students through the neighborhoods in which they carried attributes and paintings with them. The paintings expressed the heroic deeds of the general. The parade ended at the Gregorio Luperón school where students and teachers discussed with each other the meaning of the famous General for the development of education in the Dominican Republic and Sosúa in particular.
Source: Sosua News
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