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KOOL CELEBRATION: Rose Parade rings in new year

With the theme, ‘Melody of Life,’ the 2019 Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena ushered in 2019 in style. Kool and the Gang rode on the Stella Rosa Wines’ ‘Taste the Magic’ float, which won the Grand Marshal Trophy for the most outstanding creative concept and float design. Chaka Khan served as grand marshal and performed at the start of the parade.