Rick Hartford/Hartford Courant
December 21, 2011
New Britain Mayor Timothy O'Brien returns to his seat after addressing those who attended the National Homeless Persons' Memorial Service and Candlelight Vigil held in the Erwin Chapel of South Church in New Britain Wednesday. Behind him are, from left, the Rev. B. Suzy Rivera, outreach programs director for Friendship Service Center, the Rev. George Harris, lead pastor for South Congregational-First Baptist Church, and Major Stanley Newton of the Salvation Army, New Britain.