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Lou Gehrig Day

Kindergartener William Tedford, left, throws a ball at a dunk tank target as religion teacher Kristen Clark prepares to get dunked. St. Agnes School hosted a fundraising event on Wednesday, June 2 in honor of Lou Gehrig Day. The school raised $1,000 to support Sandy’s Steps, a nonprofit that helps people struggling with ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, which New York Yankees player Lou Gehrig was diagnosed with in 1939. (News photo — Elizabeth Izzo)