Scholarships awarded in name of Newtown teacher Victoria Soto

The memorial fund in honor of Victoria Soto awarded scholarships of $5,026 to two students. (5/29/14)

STRATFORD - The family of a first grade teacher from Stratford killed in the Newtown school shooting has awarded the first scholarships from a memorial fund set up in her memory.

The memorial fund in honor of Victoria Soto awarded scholarships of $5,026 to two students.

The recipients were Maggie Bodington of Stratford High School and Emily Mackay of Bunnell High School. 

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The number 26 in the scholarship is to honor all the victims of the shooting.

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