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Funerals

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First Funerals To Be Held Following Conn. School Shooting

A grieving Connecticut town braced itself Monday to bury the first two of the 20 small victims of an elementary school gunman and debated when classes could resume – and where, given the carnage in the building and the children’s associations with it.

12/17/2012

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Newtown Schools To Offer Day Of Activities For Students

Although Newtown schools will remain closed Monday, officials have decided to hold a supervised program for district students.

12/16/2012

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Lawsuit Filed Over Funeral Policy For Soldiers

A Veterans Affairs policy prevents the mention of religion by voluntary honor guards at funerals unless the family of the deceased gives consent before the service.

09/13/2011