PATERSON, NJ - The group that holds the city's annual Dominican Parade will be having a flag-raising ceremony at City Hall on Sat., Sept.1.

The ceremony is scheduled for 1 pm, but organizers are urging people to arrive by noon.

The Dominican Parade group also will be holding its annual Gala at the Venetian restaurant on Thurs., Sept. 6. Ticket for the Gala, which cost $150, are still available. For more information about that event, call 973-345-2326.

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The parade itself will be held on Sun., Sept. 9.