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Laidlaw student wins La Grange Pet Parade coloring contest


LA GRANGE – George Vergara from Laidlaw Elementary School in Western Springs is the winner of the La Grange Pet Parade coloring contest, chosen by the La Grange Art League.

George will serve as the junior grand marshal of the parade and ride in his own convertible.

The coloring contest was open to area children in kindergarten through sixth grade.

The La Grange Art League held a reception March 31 to celebrate George and the honorable mention winners: Grace Downs, Reagan Stukenberg, Owen Kachmarik and Hannah Lemke.