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Rolling With Pride

Wraps come off newly decorated LET bus BY DANIELLE PORTTEUS dportteus@monroenews.com   Avery and Grace Drake are perfectly fine with their friends and family seeing their smiling faces on the side of a Lake Erie Transit bus. On Wednesday, the public transportation company for Monroe County unveiled the first of a series of three new wrapped buses featuring a community pride theme. The bus “Community Pride — City of Monroe” features photos of firemen, veterans, young athletes and citizens along with images of the Floral City including the River Raisin Centre for the Arts, the Custer status, Lo-ranger Square, the county court-house and downtown Monroe. The Drakes were among the handful of people who are featured on the wrap. “I like it,” said Grace, 11, who is a sixth-grader at Custer Elementary School. The Drake sisters are dressed in the Monroe Trojan basketball uniforms on the bus. Avery, 13, said their […]

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