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Holiday lights dance to the sound of Christmas music
Holiday lights dance to the sound of Christmas music

If there's a downside to the joy of operating a 55,000-bulb holiday light display that's synchronized to popular Christmas music, it's the time it took to program the 30-minute extravaganza: 12 hours of coding for every minute of show, the equivalent of nine 40-hour work weeks. But for North Laurel resident Bob Henschen, a computer program manager with the Department of Defense, the flashing display at his home at 8492 Tipton Drive was worth every occasionally unnerving moment he spent working on it. "The kids just love it," said Henschen, who is 59 and single. "Some of them come and sit on the hoods of their (family's) cars and watch it over and...

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