WTIC1080

Sandy Hook Promise

Connecticut Senators Blumenthal, Murphy, Sandy Hook family members (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Connecticut Reactions To The Senate Vote

After the Senate voted against advancing gun-control legislation, elected leaders and Newtown families reacted with disappointment.

04/17/2013

President Obama, Vcie President Biden, Barden family (Mandel Ngan.AFP/Getty Images)

Statement Of Mark Barden Of Sandy Hook Promise On Senate Vote

“My name is Mark Barden.  Just four months ago my wife Jackie and I lost our son, and our children James and Natalie lost their younger brother Daniel, a first grader at Sandy Hook Elementary […]

04/17/2013

Community bonding has become a centerpiece of the Newtown area following the Sandy Hook shooting. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Tim Hayes)

Newtown Residents Urge Community Awareness As Solution To Violence

Ian and Nicole Hockley lived across the street from Adam Lanza, but they never got to know him or his family before the 20-year-old gunman killed their young son and 25 other people inside Sandy Hook Elementary School.

02/17/2013

A handwritten sign reads 'Pray for Newtown' following the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

V-Day Marks Two Months Since Newtown Tragedy

Valentine’s Day marks the two month anniversary of the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary. The group “Sandy Hook Promise” created after the tragedy is asking all Americans to keep the community of Newtown in […]

02/14/2013

Parents of children killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School hold photos of their lost children, at a press conference for the group Sandy Hook Promise. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Group Calls For Dialogue, Marks Month Since Sandy Hook Shooting

A group that includes Sandy Hook Elementary School parents today gathered at Newtown town hall, on the 1-month anniversary of the school massacre.

01/14/2013