A helping holiday

December 23, 2009 | 8:30 p.m. CST
Sharon Emery, left, visits with two well-wishers on Tuesday. Emery and her late husband, Bob, collect donations for Habitat for Humanity, with the goal of gathering enough money to fund a house. And even after that goal is reached, Emery plans on continuing to put out her display. "I don't think Bob's friends will let me stop," she said jokingly.

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