New Canaan prayer vigil for Newtown on Sunday
Published 12:05 pm, Saturday, December 22, 2012
An ecumenical prayer vigil to honor the people of Newtown will take place at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, at God's Acre.
All are welcome, and 250 glow sticks will be provided.
Following an organizational meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 18, with the community's religious leaders, First Selectman Rob Mallozzi praised the clergy for their efforts to be "the comforting and caring voice of reason in a community struck by the senseless tragedy in Newtown."