Statewide Moment of Silence for Newtown Victims Friday Morning
Thursday, December 20, 2012
“The past week has been one of great pain for the community of Newtown, the State of Connecticut, and our country as a whole,” Governor Chafee said. “Each day, we see reports of funeral services for children taken from their families too soon and educators who lost their lives trying to protect their precious students. It is my hope that Rhode Island’s collective moment of reflection and remembrance this coming Friday will serve as a statewide demonstration of solidary with our neighboring state and bring some small measure of comfort to its people during this trying time. The victims’ families and all who have suffered as a result of this tragedy remain in the thoughts and prayers of the citizens of Rhode Island.”
Enjoy this post? Share it with others.
Commenting is not available in this channel entry.