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Victoria Soto is shown in this undated handout photo posted on Tumblr in her honor. In the first permanent public memorial created after last month's massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the nearby town of Stratford, Connecticut, has named a local school for Soto slain in the attack who was hailed as a hero. REUTERS/Handout (UNITED STATES - Tags: EDUCATION CRIME LAW OBITUARY HEADSHOT) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY, CONTENT, LOCATION OR DATE OF THIS IMAGE. THIS PICTURE WAS PROCESSED BY REUTERS TO ENHANCE QUALITY. AN UNPROCESSED VERSION WAS ALREADY PROVIDED. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO SALES. NO ARCHIVES

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Town renames Conn. school for slain teacher

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Officials of a town near Newtown, Conn., are renaming a local school for a resident killed in the massacre there and hailed as a hero.. HoneySpot Elementary School in Stratford will be named after 27-year-old Victoria Soto who died trying to shield her students


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