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Mom Prom brings old dresses out of storage, raises money for vets' home

From left, veteran Marion Grimes; Amy Swearingen, Mom Prom chairwoman; and Susan Senecal, president of the Zonta Club, admire a dress at La Moda Lisa during a fitting for Mom Prom participants.
From left, veteran Marion Grimes; Amy Swearingen, Mom Prom chairwoman; and Susan Senecal, president of the Zonta Club, admire a dress at La Moda Lisa during a fitting for Mom Prom participants.
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In hundreds of closets across the Capital Region, they hang, gathering dust. Their owners know they’ll probably never have an occasion to wear them again, but they can’t seem to part with them. These are old prom dresses. Yes, prom, that high school rite of passage that girls spend weeks preparing for, shopping for just the right gown in the perfect color, with the appropriate number of ruffles and bows — or not. After the ...


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