Sandy Hook

(AP File Photo)

Union chief: Teachers felt rushed after Newtown

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Teachers felt they were rushed into returning to the classroom following the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the president of the local teachers union said Friday. Tom Kuroski, […]

08/15/2014

This image contained in the "Appendix to Report on the Shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School and 36 Yogananda St., Newtown, Connecticut On December 14, 2012" and released Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, by the Danbury, Conn., State’s Attorney shows a weapon found at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. (AP Photo/Office of the Connecticut State's Attorney Judicial District of Danbury)

Conn. shooter’s dad: ‘You can’t get any more evil’

NEW YORK (AP) — The father of Connecticut school shooter Adam Lanza says in series of interviews with The New Yorker that what his son did couldn’t “get any more evil” and he now wishes […]

03/10/2014

Newtown, Connecticut Town Seal

Newtown students to receive college scholarships

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Four graduating seniors from Newtown High School will receive college scholarships to help them pursue careers in education. The money is coming from the “We are Newtown” charity, which was formed […]

06/10/2013

Neil Heslin

Father of Sandy Hook victim faces criminal charges

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man whose 6-year-old son was among those killed in the Newtown, Conn., elementary school massacre was scheduled to appear in Connecticut Superior Court Wednesday on larceny and other charges. Neil […]

05/08/2013

Author and illustrator create Sandy Hook tribute

NEW YORK (AP) — The author of the children’s classic “Sarah, Plain and Tall” is teaming up with an acclaimed illustrator for a tribute to the victims of the Sandy Hook school shootings.

02/25/2013

Cars piled up under damaged boardwalk after superstorm Sandy, Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York

Report: Sandy was USA’s 2nd-costliest hurricane

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Superstorm Sandy was the deadliest hurricane to hit the northeastern U.S. in 40 years and the second-costliest in the nation’s history, according to a report released Tuesday.

02/12/2013

Superstorm Sandy (AP Photo)

Report: Sandy’s winds felt as far west as Wis.

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Superstorm Sandy not only caused destruction up and down the East Coast, it also created wind gusts as far west as Wisconsin and as far north as Canada.

02/12/2013

Arms training

Lawmaker proposes training school staff in gun use

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A group of seven Republican state legislators on Wednesday unveiled a bill that would allow school districts to use state funds to give firearm training to staff so they are equipped to ward off campus attackers.

01/31/2013

The Advocate of Stamford

Conn. paper runs gun show ad aside Newtown article

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — The Hearst Connecticut Media Group is apologizing because one of its newspapers ran an ad for an antique gun show next to an article about the Newtown school shooting.

01/03/2013

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Crafters send mittens with a message to Newtown

Imagining the horror for Sandy Hook students when they walk into their new school for the first time, a Connecticut mom is relying on the children’s classic “The Kissing Hand” and the busy fingers of her fellow knitters to ease their way.

12/21/2012

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