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[VIDEO] What Does Independence Day Mean to You?

We asked local Patchers in the Hudson Valley what the Fourth of July means to them. Tell us what the holiday means to you in the comments.

A day off work, barbecues, national Independence, freedom, family and fun—the Fourth of July, also known as Independence Day, means many things to many people.

Find out what the federal holiday means to local Patchers in the Hudson Valley. 

From patriotic songs, to historical documents, fireworks safety tips and even recipes—USA.gov has an extensive guide for everything you need to know about the Fourth of July, which commemorates the adoption of the  on July 4, 1776.

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Check it out here: usa.gov/Topics/Independence-Day.shtml

Have a happy and safe Fourth of July!

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