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Making prom possible for Sandy-ravaged high school

  Some communities, like the Rockaways in Queens, N.Y., are still picking up the pieces after Hurricane Sandy hit in 2012. At Channel View School for Research, which is still being run on a generator, the senior prom no longer seemed feasible: until Operation Prom stepped in. NBC’s Katy Tur reports.

Prom is 'a right of passage'

  After Hurricane Sandy, students at Channel View High School thought there wouldn't be a prom.  That's where Operation Prom came in.

Operation Prom 'is allowing dreams to come true'

  With her students and faculty still struggling after Hurricane Sandy, Principal Pat Tubridy is grateful for Operation Prom and explains how special and important prom is to her students.

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  Boston bombing victim crowned prom queen

Last night was a special night for Sydney Corcoran, 18, who was badly injured in the Boston Marathon bombing, as she reunited with her high school classmates at their senior prom and was named prom queen. TODAY’s Natalie Morales reports.

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