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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

Sandy Hook Elementary School. (Photo by Connecticut State Police via 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

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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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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

A Fox Lane High School English teacher who allegedly exchanged online messages with a “medium” about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has filed a suit against the district for firing him following an FBI and police investigation into his mental health. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

More Federal Grant Money For Newtown

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) –  Additional federal grant money is being earmarked for Newtown as it continues to recover from the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting. The U.S. Department of Education is announding an additional $1.9 […]

01/06/2014

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Some Schools Want To End Role As Polling Places Because Of Security Concerns Following Newtown Massacre

Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, leaving their communities without easy alternatives for voting sites.

01/06/2014

File photo of a gun and ammunition. (Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Conn. Gun Owners Rush To Register Firearms Ahead Of New Restrictions

Connecticut gun owners are rushing to register certain firearms and ammunition that will be considered illegal contraband in the new year.

12/29/2013

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