NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Seven months after a gunman killed 26 people inside Sandy Hook Elementary School, an organization formed to help Newtown’s children deal with the tragedy took 19 teenagers to Oklahoma, where they […]
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A committee studying costs for the Newtown school district has endorsed closing an elementary school in the face of declining enrollment. The Newtown Bee reports Superintendent Joseph Erardi told school board […]
_ The police chief who led Newtown’s response to the 2012 massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School is retiring.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Newtown officials are discussing the possibility of closing one of the town’s seven schools amid declining enrollment, despite the ongoing construction of a replacement for the Sandy Hook Elementary School. Superintendent […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut state board has ruled that Newtown must pay long-term disability to a police officer who developed anxiety and depression after responding to the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary […]
A government survey finds that public schools have beefed up school security measures with safety drills and parent notification systems in the years surrounding the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) – Runners and bicyclists are gathering in Newtown for what organizers are calling a “wingathlon” to benefit the foundation set up by the family of one of the 20 children killed in […]
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) – Enfield’s town council has voted to continue having armed guards patrol its public and parochial schools for another two years. The Hartford Courant reports (http://cour.at/1boZ82f ) the council voted 6-5 Monday […]
MONROE, Conn. (AP) _ A man has been arrested on harassment charges alleging that he placed calls to Newtown schools claiming that the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School was fabricated. Thirty-year-old Timothy Rogalski […]
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) – Advocates of tougher measures on gun control are kicking off a third annual bike ride from Newtown to Washington. The group, Team 26, is setting out Saturday morning on the 400-mile […]