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Julia Lafond, 14, of Wallingford, helps pile up donated toys during the 23rd annual Toys for Tots Party at Gaetano's Tavern on Main in Wallingford, Wednesday, December 18, 2013. Julia is the daughter of Holly Lafond who organizes the event along with James Fitzsimmons. The event is held to collect toys for the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots program. The program aims to collect new, unwrapped toys each year and distribute them to less fortunate children as Christmas gifts. | Dave Zajac / Record-Journal

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