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Ridgefield 7th-grader’s art featured on holiday card

RIDGEFIELD — Jael Benedick, a seventh-grader from View Ridge Middle School, won first place in the Superintendent’s Holiday Greeting Card Art Contest. Her artwork was selected by judges as the entry that best exemplifies this year’s theme, “The Gift of Kindness.”

Jael’s design was featured on the cover of Ridgefield School District’s greeting card. She also received a $50 cash award at the Dec. 14 school board meeting.