Area vigils offer chance to ‘Stand with Orlando’

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HARTFORD -- People across the state and across the country are coming together in prayer and solidarity for the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting.

Monday afternoon, dozens of people attended a prayer service at the First Church of Christ in Hartford. Dozens more stood on the New Haven Green to share their stories and prayers.

Here are more vigils you can attend:


  • Vigil for the victims of the Orlando shooting, 6 p.m. Coe Park, 101 Litchfield St, Torrington
  • Hartford -- 7 p.m. Colt Memorial Parish House of the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 155 Wyllys Street, Hartford.


  • Windsor, 7 p.m. First Church in Windsor, 107 Palisado Ave.


  •  June 21,  6-8pm: Bloomfield Muslim Community Center & First Congregational Church will be hosting a Vigil at First Congregational Church in Bloomfield.

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