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December 18th, 2012

Added on by Ken Maldonado.

 

High School Basketball, Cardozo vs. Bayside

 

Gretchen Schmelz, left, a member of the community group Sunny Moms stands with other members and reads a letter from Francine Wheeler, the mother of 6-year-old Benjamin Wheeler who was one of 20 children killed in a school shooting in Newtown, Conn. last Friday. The Wheeler family had previously lived in the Sunnyside neighborhood of Queens before relocating to Newtown. Mrs. Wheeler had written about her son Benjamin and his brief time living in Queens for residents who gathered at Sunnyside Gardens Park to hold a memorial vigil in his memory.