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Grand Park party-goers settle in for music, fireworks
Grand Park party-goers settle in for music, fireworks

A little removed from the crowds and the live-music stages at Grand Park's Fourth of July block party, 18-year-old Emily-Kathryn Hoey and 17-year-old Parker Seal sat under a tree where they had set up a picnic. They had arrived on the Gold Line from the Pasadena area, lugging a cooler, speakers, snacks, board games and a blanket with them. "I really want to see Phantogram," Emily-Kathryn said, referring to one of the bands playing at the event. "I wanted to support my girlfriend," Parker said, and they both laughed. Emily-Kathryn  said the event had been advertised on the radio and she was sold on attending because of the free fireworks. "We're...

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