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Joy Prom: Dancing the night away

Joy Prom at M Resort

Kathy Jones smiles after getting a tiara and lip gloss from Tammi Musemici during Joy Prom on Friday. Launch slideshow »

It was a Vegas-style, first-class evening for 250 mentally and developmentally disabled Nevadans on May 8 at Joy Prom. Cinthia Nelson, above, took the opportunity to shake a leg at M Resort, an event sponsor. “A lot of them didn’t have the chance to go to a prom and not have other kids judge them,” chaperone Lindsay Terrett said. “No one is in the corner. Everyone is dancing and having a good time.”

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