RIDGEFIELD, Conn. - A candlelight vigil will be held Wednesday in Ridgefield to honor those lost at the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.
Ridgefield residents Helen Epley and Melissa Kiernan are organizing the vigil at Ballard Park starting at 4:15 p.m.
The names of the victims will be read and candles will be lighted between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.
"We hope to reassert for the victims' families and friends the humanity of those around them, so that they may begin to regain hope for the future, even in the wake of this terrible loss," a release said.
All residents are welcome.
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