Sandy Hook Elementary School
MONROE, Conn. (AP) — Sandy Hook Elementary School parent Vinny Alvarez says he took advantage of an open house at his daughter’s new school to thank a teacher who helped protect her class from a rampaging gunman.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — As the community of Newtown, Conn., marks one week since the deaths of 20 children in their classrooms, school officials are looking to getting Sandy Hook students back into class, in a refurbished school in a neighboring town.
(AP) – The nation’s largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer “waiting in the wings.”
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — The schoolchildren are remembered for their love of horses, or for the games they couldn’t get enough of, or for always saying grace at dinner. The adult victims found their life’s work in those little ones.
Listen to a replay of a KFWB exclusive conversation with the spokesman for the Connecticut State Police Department. Lt. J. Paul Vance updated Penny Griego and Phil Hulett on the investigation into the shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Gene Rosen had just finished feeding his cats and was heading from his home near Sandy Hook Elementary school to a diner when he saw six small children sitting in a neat semicircle at the end of his driveway.
As KFWB continues to follow the unfolding details of what happened at Sandy Hook and how that community mourns and attempts to recover – there are several ways for you to help now. Here are some of the local non-profits involved.
WATCH THE VIDEO HERE: Dr. Jennifer Ashton on how to talk about the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School with your kids.