Wind Gap Blue Eagles - Wind Gap, PA, USA
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Rochester Crusaders team up with FOODLINK to fight hunger

The Rochester Crusaders will be running a food drive February 14 from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and February 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Crusaders volunteers will be available to help fight hunger during the above times at McQuaid High School, located at 1800 South Clinton Avenue in Rochester. Look for the corps’ semi-trailer in front of McQuaid. People are asked to drive through to drop off items listed below. Also, feel free to take a moment to check out the Rochester Crusaders, who will be rehearsing both days inside the school.

FOODLINK is a...

February 13, 2004

See what’s in the February 2004 issue of DCW!

DCA holds winter session, elects new chief judges
Drum Corps Associates met in extraordinary sessions January 10 and 11.

Major contest dates set for summer of ’04
Final schedules are not yet ready, but there are many firm dates set.

Items sought for DCW’s next Historic Record Auction
The Madison Drum and Bugle Corps Association has announced it will undergo a massive reorganization for the 2004 season, which will include division II Capital Sound going inactive and division I Southwind becoming a self-supported...

February 13, 2004

DCA holds winter session, elects new chief judges

Spring concert dates confirmed

Below is a list of the events we have been able to pin down for junior, senior and alumni corps appearances between now and the start of the outdoor season in June.

* March 27 — Newark, NJ, area, sponsored by the Blessed Sacrament Golden Knights and the new Blessed Sacrament junior corps

* April 3 — Harrisburg, PA, “Serenade in Brass”

* April 17 — Upper Darby, PA, “Brass Reunion,” sponsored by the Archer-Epler Musketeers

* April 24 — Rochester, NY, sponsored by Mighty St....

February 02, 2004

Blue Stars member reflects on corps’ third camp of 2004 season

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