A nativity set is surrounded by lumineers, placed as a memorial for those killed in the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, on December 24, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. Donations and letters are pouring in from across the country as the town tries to recover from the massacre. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Many Share Newtown’s Mourning During Holidays

People sharing in Newtown’s mourning have brought handmade snowflakes and cards to the town, as residents prepare to observe Christmas less than two weeks after a gunman killed 20 children and six educators at an elementary school.


Vigils were held across the state, in memory of those killed in Newtown.  Several hundred people gathered in Bushnell Park. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Schools Eye Plans, Calm Parents After Attack

The mass killing inside a Connecticut elementary school has educators across the country reviewing their security measures, reassuring parents and asking, “What if?”