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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Around here, we dare to be different: eccentric and proud

At Auburn’s annual Veterans Day parade, LaMont M. Grodeck, a homeless-veterans advocate, rode down Main Street on Coco, a “horse” with a spring mechanism that causes it to move forward. Grodeck said he bought the Captain America outfit on sale for less than $40.