Janice Vella, middle, with her granddaughter Sabrina Vella, and friend Tannea Nelson as they watch the Independence Day Parade with family in Modesto, Calif., on Friday, July 4, 2014.
Janice Vella, middle, with her granddaughter Sabrina Vella, and friend Tannea Nelson as they watch the Independence Day Parade with family in Modesto, Calif., on Friday, July 4, 2014. aalfaro@modbee.com
Janice Vella, middle, with her granddaughter Sabrina Vella, and friend Tannea Nelson as they watch the Independence Day Parade with family in Modesto, Calif., on Friday, July 4, 2014. aalfaro@modbee.com

Family marks 50 years of Fourth of July gatherings

July 04, 2014 8:07 PM