Sun photo by Algerina Perna
October 13, 2002
Former Mayor Thomas J. D'Alesandro III, left, introduces Mayor Martin O'Malley at a wreath laying ceremony on Columbus Piazza, part of Columbus Day festivities. As mayor, O'Malley consulted D'Alesandro as a sounding board and adviser.
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