Connecticut shooting

Connecticut State Police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance briefs the media on the elementary school shootings during a press conference at Treadwell Memorial Park. According to reports, 27 are dead, including 20 children, after a gunman identified as Adam Lanza in news reports, opened fire in at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. (Credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

DC Area Mourns For Families of Conn. Shooting Victims

While the nation is struggling to comprehend the devastation that’s ripped through the small Connecticut town of Newtown Friday, locally people in the D.C. area are coming together to provide their own source of healing.