(CNN) — Newtown, Connecticut, officials met with the media on Monday to ask them to respect the town’s privacy Saturday, the one-year anniversary of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School where a gunman killed 20 students and six staff members before killing himself. 469 more words
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NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Newtown officials asked for privacy and joined victims’ families Monday in calling for people to mark the upcoming anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting by performing acts of kindness or volunteering with charities. 540 more words
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — In the moment, Newtown’s children became our own.
Staring at photographs of their freckled faces, hair tucked into barrettes and baseball caps, a country divided by politics, geography, race, class and belief was united in mourning. 2,223 more words
The anniversary of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary is Dec. 14. As it approaches, the victims’ families are hoping for some privacy.
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