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After shooting in Conn., community seeks solace
In the center of town, this tight-knit community’s Christmas tree has become a heartbreaking memorial to innocent children taken by a killer. Candles and hundreds of stuffed animals, along with handwritten signs bearing messages of sympathy, now surround the tree. And on Sunday night, thousands stopped to pay their respects to the victims of one of the worst tragedies in American history that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday.
A note rests next to a candle near a makeshift memorial outside of St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church following a Sunday Mass, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, in Newtown, Conn. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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