Conn. congressman calls for tighter gun control ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Associated Press An American flag covered with numbers representing the people that died when a gunman opened fired at Sandy Hook Elementary School was displayed. Associated Press A sign on a post showed support for the victims. Associated Press Sandy Hook firefighters hung bunting on their firetruck. REUTERS Candles commemorating the victims burned during a vigil in Oakland, Calif. REUTERS Mario Buda lit candles during a vigil in Oakland, Calif. Getty Images Mourners gathered inside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown at a vigil service. Getty Images Mourners watched from outside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church. AFP/Getty Images A woman prayed at the vigil at St. Rose Church in Newtown. The American flag flew at half-staff in Newton, Conn. Getty images People attended a prayer service at a local coffee shop in Newtown. AFP/Getty Images A vigil was held outside the White House in Washington, DC. REUTERS People prayed at a candlelight vigil in Los Angeles in memory of those killed.