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School Shootings Continue Despite Safety Emphasis

Despite increased security put in place after the massacre at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, there’s been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings.

02/03/2014

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

Friends say a Connecticut woman killed the day after Christmas had worried about her troubled son not taking his psychiatric medications and had thought he needed to be hospitalized. (Getty)

Slain Woman Repeatedly Sought Mental Health Care For Her Son

Friends say a Connecticut woman killed the day after Christmas had worried about her troubled son not taking his psychiatric medications and had thought he needed to be hospitalized.

01/26/2014

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

Friends of Chase Kowalski (Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images)

Children’s Triathlon Inspired By Sandy Hook Victim Expands

A children’s triathlon program inspired by the life a 7-year-old boy who was killed in the Sandy Hook School shooting is expanding in Connecticut.

01/19/2014

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Sandy Hook Commission Tackles Autism Issues

The state commission looking into issues surrounding the Sandy Hook School massacre in Newtown plans to hear from experts in autism spectrum disorders.

01/17/2014

Only $30,000 of the $103,000 taken in by the 26.4.26 Foundation has been accounted for. (Getty Images)

$70,000 In Newtown Donations Missing

Charity co-founder who was in charge of finances has disappeared.

01/14/2014

File photo of a rally supporting gun control legislation in Connecticut. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Plan To Improve Conn. Child Mental Health To Begin

Connecticut’s Department of Children and Families will begin developing a plan to meet the behavioral health needs of children across the state.

01/14/2014

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

File photo of guns. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

RI Task Force Mulls Use Of Mental Health Records In Gun Background Checks

A task force created by Rhode Island lawmakers to study the use of mental health records in firearm background checks looked to Connecticut Thursday to see how its neighbor balances public safety with mental health privacy.

01/10/2014

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