Gabriel MÕBambi, 17, a senior at Deering High School, wears his prom outfit outside of his home in Portland on May 22. MÕBambi is the senior class president and was in charge of planning prom. They already had a venue picked out for the dance. ÒIt is a bummer,Ó MÕBambi said. ÒLast year, it wasnÕt really our prom. We were excited to finally have our own.Ó

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