The Hartford Courant has pulled together tributes to the 27 people who lost their lives on Friday. In Newtown, families and clergy have come together to mourn the losses in person. Below, scenes from a town grappling with an unimaginable tragedy.
The region’s “chemical genies” of the early 20th century were heralded as reaching into the future to create a more abundant life for all. Instead, they deprived future generations of their health and well-being.