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Candlelight Vigil

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Chalk Drawings To Honor The Victims Of Gun Violence

Arcadia University’s International Peace and Conflict Resolution program will commemorate the thousands of victims of gun violence who died this year, it will create a giant chalk body drawing which will run for several blocks in Center City.

09/21/2013

The list of Camden's homicide victims' names -- the longest ever -- doesn't fit on the cathedral altar.( credit: KYW's Pat Loeb)

Camden’s Record Number Of Homicide Victims Remembered At New Year’s Eve Vigil

Camden ended 2012 with a record 67 homicides, making it the most dangerous city in America, according to the FBI. The old record, of 58 homicides, set in 1995, inspired an annual New Year’s Eve vigil for victims, which continued on Monday at Camden’s cathedral.

12/31/2012

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Family, Friends Remember Fallen Officer At Candlelight Vigil

As the search for fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker Junior’s killer intensified and a reward for information leading to an arrest increased to $35,000, his family and friends held a candlelight vigil on Sunday evening to honor his memory and to mourn his loss.

08/19/2012

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Neighbors Remember Fallen Firefighters At Candlelight Vigil In Kensington

Hundreds of neighbors held a community vigil in Kensington on Sunday evening to honor the memory of two Philadelphia firefighters who were killed in a devastating warehouse fire on Monday.

04/15/2012

Joe Paterno Vigil at Love Park (credit: Cherri Gregg)

PSU Alumni Hold Candlelight Vigil For Joe Paterno At Love Park

Penn State alumni held a candlelight vigil in honor of Joe Paterno this evening at Love Park in Center City.

01/27/2012

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Governor Corbett ‘Very Proud’ Of Penn State Students

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is hailing thousands of Penn State students who held a candlelight vigil Friday night to show support for victims of child abuse.

11/12/2011

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Candlelight Vigil Held To Honor Victims Of ‘Kensington Strangler’

Friends and family will gather Friday night to hold a candlelight vigil for the murdered victims of the Kensington strangler.

12/10/2010

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