Rally and march on April 20
A rally and march will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, April 20, at Memorial Park in Beacon as part of a National Day of Action Against Gun Violence, which marks the anniversary of the killings at Columbine High School in Colorado in 1999.
The event includes a student soapbox, letter-writing, free lunch and a march from the park to Main Street. See facebook.com/beacondayofaction. A national school walkout is also planned.Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a contribution to support our nonprofit journalism. Our annual appeal has begun! All gifts of up to $1,000 through Dec. 31 will be matched TWICE! Click here for details. We are able to provide this website and our weekly print paper free to the community -- and pay our writers, photographers and editors for their hard work -- because of the generosity of readers like you.