In grieving town, kids back at all schools but 1

Posted: December 19, 2012 at 6:07 a.m.

A smiling student arrives Tuesday at Hawley School in Newtown, Conn.

Newtown returned its students to their classrooms Tuesday for the first time since last week’s massacre and faced the agonizing task of laying others to rest, as the grieving town wrestled with the same issues gripping the country: violence, gun control and finding a way forward.

Newtown Parent: 'The Heartbreak Is Unbelievable'

With security stepped up and families still on edge in Newtown, students began returning to school Tuesday for the first time since last week's massacre. (By The Associated Press)
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