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Josephine Gay

Vigil Held In Mount Vernon For Newtown Victim From Maryland

It is the final day of funerals for the victims of the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Saturday, a young girl was laid to rest with a special connection to our city.

12/22/2012

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Church Holds Prayer Vigil For Victims Of Sandy Hook Massacre

The tragedy in Newtown is cutting America to the core. There have been many other memorials in cities across the country, including one at the Tenth Street Baptist Church in Washington, D.C.

12/17/2012

Daniel Borowy

Perry Hall High School Students Express Support for Shooting Victim

Seventeen-year-old Daniel Borowy remains in critical condition at Shock Trauma. His school community came together Tuesday to pray for him.

08/28/2012

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Perry Hall HS Students Organize Prayer Vigil As School Resumes 1 Day After Shooting

Several hundred students and parents gathered around the flagpole at Perry Hall High School before the start of morning classes for a student organized prayer vigil in honor of the victim.

08/28/2012

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D.C. Sikh Vigil Held In Response To Wisconsin Shooting

A candlelight vigil is planned in Washington in response to the shootings at a Wisconsin Sikh temple.

08/12/2012

sean johnson

Vigil Held In Honor Of Murdered 12-Year-Old

It’s been a year since we first told you about the innocent 12-year-old who was watching TV on the front porch of a friend. Within seconds, four people were shot. The boy, Sean Johnson, later died. Now his family is looking for lessons learned.

05/26/2012

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Vigil Planned To Remember Toddler Killed In Fire

A candlelight vigil is planned to remember a 2-year-old District Heights girl who died after she was rescued from a townhouse fire.

03/04/2012

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Poe Fans Holding Last Vigil For Mysterious Visitor

After two no-shows, fans of gothic writer Edgar Allan Poe are planning a possible final vigil Wednesday night in Baltimore to watch for the mysterious visitor who for decades had visited Poe’s grave on the author’s birthday.

01/18/2012

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Poe Fans Plan Last Vigil For Mystery Visitor

Is the “Poe Toaster” nevermore?

01/17/2012

phylicia barnes

Memorials Mark 1 Year Since Teen’s Disappearance

It’s one year ago exactly since 16-year-old Phylicia Barnes disappeared. Her family continues to search for answers.

12/28/2011

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Mother Holds Vigil For Daughter, Cancer Victims

Forty years after then-President Richard Nixon declared war on cancer, Patti DiMiceli is staging a vigil at the White House to persuade another president to keep up the fight.

12/24/2011

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Vigil To Be Held For Marylander Imprisoned In Cuba

Simultaneous vigils are being planned in New York and Washington for an American imprisoned in Cuba for nearly two years.

09/19/2011

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