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Families of murder victims hold New Year's vigil to remember loved ones

Jan 01, 2019 - The Miami Herald

For the families of murder victims gathered at Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church on Tuesday evening, New Year's Day represented the passing of yet another year without their loved ones.

"It's not a ceremonial day the way it is for most people," said Tangela Sears, who founded a group called Florida Parents of Murdered Children after losing her son to gunfire. "It is very difficult every year that we close without our kids."

Carrying signs and pictures of children slain by gun v...