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Snow Continues to Fall on Northern Connecticut.

Snow has been falling since around 2 o'clock yesterday afternoon.  Road conditions range from slushy on back roads, while major routes and highways, such as Route 8 south, are perfectly clear.By Preston Hazard December 1st, 2019 2:00 pm EST
 When I woke up this morning, I wasn't sure what to expect as far as road conditions. After I jumped in my car and headed to my usual breakfast spot (which is all back roads from my house, as well as the studio) I was hit with an overwhelming beauty of the snow-covered trees, ice caked cars, and rare quietness, that only seems to happen after a snow storm. Amazingly, apart from some minor road slush, and patches of ice, the roads weren't that bad. After breakfast, I drove down to the newsroom, inside the Pow Animation Studio, located in the northwest corridor of Connecticut, and the road conditions remained the same. After working on something for a while, I began to wonder what the road conditions were like on the more main roads that su…

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National Walkout Day from a Mills Perspective



Students gather out side Lewis S. Mills High school in Burlington Connecticut, in an attempt to end gun violence.

*Note from author: This article is based on acquired facts and doesn't represent the author or Lewis S. Mills High school's political views.


   Last Wednesday,  students from over 2,000 schools from across America left class to protest gun violence.
The event was student lead and was a direct response to the Shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School earlier this year. The event also pertained to the Columbine High School Massacre, as it was held on the it's 19th anniversary. The following images were taken during the event by photographer Preston Hazard in an attempt to show Lewis S. Mills High School's side of the story:




Students take turns telling their opinions throughout the event.




  




Officers keep a watchful eye during the event.









Students hold handmade signs to protest gun violence.








Wide angle view of event.



Once again, this article is purely intended for educational purposes and does not represent the political views of Author Preston Hazard or the staff at Lewis S. Mills.

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