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Year of the Dog to be celebrated Saturday

Celebrating the Year of the Dog, the second annual Lunar New Year festival will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 17 on the downtown Mount Vernon square in front of KenSal’s Cuckoo Nest.

“We are going to be doing lots of competitions for dogs,” organizer Sally Eng said. See the February 15 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more details about this event.