Parents' fears as Sandy Hook students prepare to return to school this week /12/14/article-2248426-1684E98F000005DC-983_634x352.jpg” alt=”Sandy Hook 1st graders learn about the three As of concert behavior: attention, appreciation, and applause” class=”blkBorder” height=”352″ width=”634″> Before the massacre: Sandy Hook first graders learn about the three As of concert behavior – attention, appreciation, and applause Horror: Crying children are led from the school where the gunman opened fire on December 14 Devastation: Sandy Hook Elementary School, home to 700 students, was attacked by a crazed gunman on Friday, December 14, and changed the course of history Connors said his children are excited to go back to school but predicted they might be nervous as the first day approaches. He hopes the grief counseling services continue, he said.
'These tragedies MUST end': Obama signals tougher gun laws just moments after comforting devastated families of Sandy Hook massacre victimsPresident led interfaith service in Newtown, Connecticut Sunday night'We can't tolerate this anymore. These tragedies must end. And to end them we must change,' Mr Obama said at memorialPresident questioned if we are 'prepared to say that such violence visited on our children is somehow the price of our freedom' Mourners waited in drizzling rain for hours to access eventA number of families whose children attend Sandy Hook Elementary School were frustrated after being denied seats even though visitors were waved into auditorium | UPDATED: 19:11 GMT, 17 December 2012 In the wake of Friday's unspeakable tragedy, it is hard to imagine that anyone would be smiling in Newtown, Connecticut.
'He had so much love to give to this world': Heartbroken family of Sandy Hook shooting victim Daniel Barden, 7, mourn a little boy who always wanted to help others | UPDATED: 22:46 GMT, 17 December 2012 Holding tears at bay, the heartbroken family of Daniel Barden, 7, said the world had been deprived of a person with love and light to give to everyone he met. Gunman Adam Lanza killed Barden Friday during his senseless shooting spree at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Seal of approval: Proud mother pats her calf as hundreds of grey seals descend on Norfolk beach to give birth | UPDATED: 20:07 GMT, 28 November 2012 Minutes after giving birth, a grey seal was seen giving her newborn pup a loving embrace as she fed it on a Norfolk beach.