Sandy Hook Elementary School

Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Newtown Advocates Kick Off Annual Bike Ride

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 […]

03/28/2015

Adam Lanza's house in Newtown. Photo from Photo from States Attorney's Report)

Sandy Hook School Shooter’s House Demolished

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) – The home of the man who carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary school has been demolished. Newtown Legislative Council Chair Mary Ann Jacob said Tuesday that the building […]

03/24/2015

Wilfrido Cardenas Hoffman (Courtesy federal prosecutors)

Man Sentenced For Making Threatening Newtown Calls

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A man accused of making phone threats to Newtown residents in the days after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings has been sentenced. Wilfrido Cardenas Hoffman gets a year and a […]

02/12/2015

Newtown Families Crying

Newtown Families File Lawsuit Against Gunmaker

The mother of one of 26 people killed two years ago at the Sandy Hook Elementary School is joining Connecticut’s two U.S. senators to call for more action to end gun violence.

12/15/2014

President Barack Obama chats with Jay Leno during a break while recording an interview on the "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" at the NBC Studios in Burbank, Calif., on Oct. 25, 2011. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Leno Cancels Gun Show Appearance After Pressure From Anti-Gun Groups

Former “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno cancels an appearance at a gun show after being pressured by anti-gun groups.

11/20/2014

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

Ex-Sandy Hook Student Begins 2nd Annual Memorial

A former Sandy Hook Elementary School student is launching a second annual series of remembrances to honor the 20 children and six educators who were fatally shot in December 2012.

11/19/2014

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Newtown Families To Address State Commission

Members of a state panel were meeting in Newtown to hear directly from the parents of two six-year-old Sandy Hook Elementary School students who were killed in the 2012 mass shooting.

11/14/2014

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Sandy Hook Panel To Hear From 2 Victims’ Parents

A panel created to develop policy recommendations in the wake of the 2012 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School is expected to hear Friday from the parents of two children who were killed.

10/24/2014

Sandy Hook Elementary School (Photo by Connecticut State Police via Getty Images)

Site Work Starts For New Sandy Hook School

Site work has begun for construction of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School replacing the building where 20 children and six staff members were fatally shot nearly two years ago.

10/22/2014

Sandy Hook Elementary School (Photo by Connecticut State Police via Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Elementary School Students Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Sandy Hook Elementary School has been evacuated and students will be sent home after a bomb threat was called into the school.

10/01/2014

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