"What’s a prom without booze? We don’t have to answer to our mother or father."

Anthony Pegnataro, 86, who was the class president of Hillhouse High School in New Haven in 1943 when the prom was canceled because of World War II. Now, he and his classmates are planning a prom to be held next year — 70 years after they graduated, Denise Buffa reports. (via hartfordcourant)