MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Romance was in the air as Mahopac High School held its annual Junior Prom at Villa Barone on Friday (April 13). The boys looked splendiferous in their tuxedos and the girls looked like Hollywood starlets on the red carpet as they danced the night away.
Glamour and Romance Reign at MHS Junior Prom
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