WTIC1080
Weather alert: Flood watches and a flood warning have been posted for parts of the state,  including minor flooding along the Connecticut River. I  And a freeze warning has been posted for parts of the state through Thursday morning.

Newtown Shooting

Newtown police photo of the entrance to Sandy Hook Elementary School. (Getty Images)

South Carolina Company Apologizes For Ad With Newtown Photo

Window company used a police photo of the Sandy Hook Elementary School entrance to promote a protective window covering.

01/31/2014

Sandy Hook Elementary School, exterior of building (Courtesy Connecticut State Police)

Malloy’s Newtown Panel To Discuss Crisis Services

A state commission reviewing the Newtown school shooting is expected to hear from experts about behavioral health and crisis counseling services available in Connecticut.

01/24/2014

Nedwtown Action Alliance

Newtown Group To Protest Gun Industry Foundation

A group supporting tougher gun laws is planning a protest outside the headquarters of the gun industry’s national trade association and lobby organization in Newtown, where 20 first-graders and six adults were killed at a school more than a year ago.

01/13/2014

(EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Commission To Discuss School Safety

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s commission reviewing the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown is meeting to discuss possible school safety recommendations. The panel is scheduled to convene on Friday. […]

01/10/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 10: U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (2nd R) leads a meeting on extending access to mental health care at the White House with (L-R) are Katy Sherlach (L), Georgetown Graduate student, Bill Sherlach (2nd L), founder of Mary's Fund and Newtown victim family member, and Jeremy Richman, founder and CEO of Avielle Foundation and Newtown victim family member, December 10, 2013 in Washington, DC. During the meeting Biden announced that an additional $100 million will be made available to bolster access to mental health services and improve mental health facilities across the nation. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Veep Pledges $100 Million Toward Mental Health

Vice President Joe Biden is pledging more funding for mental health as the first anniversary of the Newtown, Conn., school shooting approaches.

12/10/2013

(EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown’s Year: Horror, Grief And Tough Choices

A year later, inside the big house on Berkshire Road, dolls fill the shelves of a living room and flowers and rainbows decorate a kitchen window, next to a little girl’s name: Avielle.

12/10/2013

Police stand with grieving residents following a shooting December 14, 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. At least 26 people, including 20 young children, were killed when a gunman assaulted the school and another body was found dead at a second linked crime scene, police said.  Police spokesman Lieutenant Paul Vance told reporters that the attacker killed 20 children and six adults, including someone that he lived with, at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.  The gunman also died at the scene, and a 28th body was found elsewhere.
   AFP PHOTO / Don EMMERT        (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Union: Newtown Worker Fund Is Inadequate

By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A private charitable fund created to help pay for the mental health care of first responders, teachers and other workers affected by the mass shooting at […]

10/26/2013

Gun advocates are proclaiming the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting "Guns Save Lives Day." (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Gun Groups Proclaim Sandy Hook Anniversary “Guns Save Lives Day”

Several gun groups say they are declaring the anniversary of the deadly shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School to be “Guns Save Lives Day.”

10/12/2013

connecticut-state-capitol_16x9

Victim Privacy Panel To Hold Hartford Hearing

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A legislative task force charged with finding ways to balance victims’ privacy with the public’s right to know is holding a hearing in Hartford to gather public comment. The Task Force […]

10/01/2013

Sandy Hook Elementary School (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dispute Over Newtown 911 Tapes Tests New State Law

A dispute over the 911 recordings from the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School is shaping up as a test of a new Connecticut law _ adopted in response to the massacre _ that prevents public release of certain records in homicide cases.

09/25/2013

more