The Top 5 at 7:45 is looking at my top 5 observations at the Granite City Days Parade this past Saturday.  The Top 5 at 7:45 airs weekday mornings with Jay Caldwell on WJON.

5) Paul Stacke was here as Grand Marshal
4) More people at the front of the parade than at the back
3) No politicians
2) Bands are slow
1) people like free stuff