Co-Grand Marshal Serphin Maltese, left, the former state senator, waves to the crowd. Former councilwoman and borough president candidate Melinda Katz was the other grand marshal.
Bagpipers in traditional regalia, above, make their way down Metropolitan Avenue during the Forest Hills Memorial Day parade.
The trappings of patriotism weren’t limited to just one species during the Forest Hills Memorial Day parade, held Sunday. Baby boi, left, provided a lighthearted element to the solemn occasion with his star-spangled bandanna.
Solemnity was properly on display at Remsen Park, where wreaths honored those who have died in the wars of the United States. The parade, organized by American Legion Continental Post 1424, concluded in the park.