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June 14, 2013

'He's a gift'

Mom hopes fundraiser will raise awareness of son's rare disease

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“He’s a gift, he really is,” Eaton said about her son. “I just want to bring awareness to it, since it’s so rare, and he really is a great boy.”

If you go

What: Costello syndrome fundraiser

When: Saturday, June 22, 6 p.m. to midnight

Where: The Barn Pub & Grille, 5 Ring St., Amesbury

How much: $10 cover charge at the door. All proceeds benefit the Costello Syndrome Family Network’s biannual conference.

More information: www.facebook.com/events/467106566702936/

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