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Town Faces Joyless Holiday

School shootings dampen thoughts of Christmas in Newtown

December 24, 2012
The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Bells and lights and gifts: These have always shown us it's Christmastime. But this year, in this town, the bells toll in mourning. The brightest lights glare from TV satellite trucks. And gifts? Some around town suggest that presents and other rituals really ought to be put off in this joyless season.

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