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Mourning by candlelight

Original post made on Mar 13, 2008

People gathered at St. Francis of Assisi Church in East Palo Alto Wednesday night for an annual candlelighting service in memory of the 230 people who have been killed since the city incorporated in 1983. "We have lost too many beautiful people in the city of tears," a student, Mele Teu, said. Photo by Norbert von der Groeben/Palo Alto Weekly.

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Posted by Anthony Glin
a resident of East Palo Alto
on Mar 13, 2008 at 8:55 pm

I wish they could have added all the names of our fallen soldiers for all to pay respects. For all are trully loved and missed. "R.I.P."


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Posted by woo
a resident of Midtown
on Apr 19, 2008 at 9:11 pm

I MIZZ U BIG CUZZ I WONT FORGET OUR MEMORIES WE HAD ON CHRISTMAS


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Posted by Mother
a resident of Midtown
on Apr 17, 2009 at 8:44 pm

I would feel a little better when they caught all my son murder


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