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Maili Pieragostini of Newtown Connecticut stopped in to Excel... News Photo 1585418462012 Newtown Connecticut Shooting,Comfort,Connecticut,Diving into Water,Dog,Education,Human Interest,Illinois,Killing,Law,Mass Murder,Newtown - Connecticut,Pair,Sandy Hook Elementary School,Sport,The End,USA,Vertical,Violence,VisitPhotographer Hartford CourantCollection: McClatchy-Tribune 2012 MCTMaili Pieragostini, 6, of Newtown, Connecticut, stopped in to Excel Tutoring to visit with a pair of comfort dogs provided by the Lutheran Church Charities from Illinois. The K-9 Comfort Dog Ministry has nine Golden Retrievers in Newtown to help comfort community residents in need. Maili is a first-grader at the Head O' Meadow Elementary School in Newtown. School was supposed to start this morning but was postponed for one day. In the foreground is Ruthie, the Golden. (Stephen Dunn/Hartford/Courant/MCT via Getty Images)