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File photo of Conn. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. (credit: Getty Images)

No Specific Newtown Shooting Funds In Malloy’s Budget

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s new budget does not set aside new funds specifically earmarked to boost school security measures or mental health programs in light of the deadly school shooting in Newtown.

02/06/2013

Presidential Citizens Medal (Chris Kleponis/AFP/Getty Images)

Slain Newtown Educators To Be Honored With Medals

Presidential medals will be awarded posthumously to the six people who died protecting children at Sandy Hook Elementary School, officials said Tuesday.

02/05/2013

File photo of a memorial made fro the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Grieving Newtown Couple Raise Money For Autism

Josephine Gay’s mother could not be with her in her final, harrowing minutes inside Sandy Hook Elementary School. She struggles with it every day, but she has taken comfort from learning that Josephine’s aide wrapped her arms and body around her and other children, shielding them from the horror of a rampaging gunman.

02/04/2013

The Sandy Hook Elementary School choir performed before Super Bowl XLVII . (credit: Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Choir, Hudson Delight Super Bowl Crowd

The chorus from Sandy Hook Elementary School was joined by Jennifer Hudson at the Super Bowl in a stirring rendition of “America the Beautiful” on Sunday that had some players on the sideline on the verge of tears.

02/03/2013

File photo of a funeral of one of the victims of the Newtown shooting. (credit: Getty Images)

Conn. Funeral Directors Meet After Newtown School Shooting

Dozens of funeral directors who served or volunteered to help the families of 20 elementary school students and six educators killed in Newtown, Conn., have held an emotional service during which they recalled the shooting and the work they did that December.

02/02/2013

File photo of Newtown parents giving a press conference on the one-month anniversary of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Newtown Parents Ask School Board To Boost Security

Some parents in Newtown are urging the local Board of Education to consider stationing police at all town schools as the board puts together its budget proposal for 2013-2014.

01/16/2013

People gather for a prayer vigil at St. Rose Church following an elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Mom Dreams About Son, Urges Gun Law Reform

After her 6-year-old son Noah was killed in the Connecticut school shooting, Veronique Pozner (vehr-oh-NEEK’ POHZ’-nur) has had good dreams, like the time her son told her he was having fun. And she has had nightmares that bring her to tears.

01/16/2013

File photo of former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. (credit: Getty Images)

Former Rep. Giffords Visits Newtown

Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona on Friday visited the Connecticut town where a gunman killed 26 people last month inside an elementary school.

01/04/2013

File photo of Conn. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Malloy Forms Commission To Explore Gun Policies Post-Newtown

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday that he is creating an advisory commission to review and recommend changes to state laws and policies in the wake of an elementary school shooting in Newtown that left 20 first-graders and six staff members dead.

01/03/2013

File photo of a makeshift memorial remembering the victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. (credit: Getty Images)

Open House Being Held For Surviving Sandy Hook Students

The children who escaped last month’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown were welcomed Wednesday to a school in a neighboring town that was overhauled specially for them.

01/02/2013

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