Sandy Hook School

Twenty seven wooden stand in a yard down the street from the Sandy Hook School on Dec. 16, 2012 in Newtown, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bells To Toll For Sandy Hook Shooting Victims

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s governor is calling for houses of worship to mark the first anniversary of the Newtown school shooting by ringing their bells 26 times _ once for each of the victims […]


NEWTOWN, June 14, 2013: Paper angels decorated with the names of Sandy Hook victims hang on a pine tree in Newtown on the six month anniversary of the massacre. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Newtown Ceremony Remembers Victims, Calls For Action

The town where 20 children and six educators were massacred in December went silent for a moment Friday, six months later, at a remembrance event that doubled as a call to action on weapons control.


State Capitol in Hartford, CT

State Senate Acts on Newtown-Related Legislation

By SUSAN HAIGH   Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers on Thursday began building on a package of reforms the General Assembly passed in April that addressed the Newtown school shooting, requiring annual firearms […]


Sandy Hook Elementary School (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook School at MSG

By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ The New York Knicks will host 150 children, their families and teachers from Sandy Hook Elementary School on Saturday when they play the Sacramento Kings. […]



Governor and Vice President Talk Gun Control

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has met with Vice President Joe Biden about the administration’s gun control proposals on a trip to Washington to attend President Barack Obama’s second inauguration. Malloy […]


File photo of police outside Sandy Hook School. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Police Commissioners Seek Change in State Law

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) _ Newtown’s police commissioners want Connecticut law changed so officers and others who responded to last month’s deadly school shooting are covered by workers’ compensation. A resolution passed Tuesday by the Newtown […]