Town Heals and Remembers

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014 at 04:44 PM EDT

$28M Donated to Sandy Hook Charities After Shooting

$28M Donated to Sandy Hook Charities After Shooting

A new report shows more than $28 million has been donated to charities in connection to the deadly 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.

Saturday, Jun 28, 2014 at 04:14 AM EDT

Newtown Parent: Better Communication Was Needed

Newtown Parent: Better Communication Was Needed

A parent of one of the 20 first-graders killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School says communication between Newtown officials and local families broke down at points in the shooting's aftermath.

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 06:56 AM EDT

Venezuelan Man Charged With Threatening Newtown Residents

Venezuelan Man Charged With Threatening Newtown Residents

Federal authorities have arrested the Venezuelan man accused of placing 96 threatening phone calls to families in Newtown two days after the fatal shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, per the U.S.

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 01:40 PM EDT

Va. Police to Return Stolen Sandy Hook Memorial Signs

Va. Police to Return Stolen Sandy Hook Memorial Signs

Police in Herndon, Virginia, are making a special trip to Connecticut Wednesday to return two signs stolen from parks honoring victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 01:34 PM EDT

Handmade Signs Show Up After Theft at Memorial Park

Handmade Signs Show Up After Theft at Memorial Park

A vinyl peace sign will be reinstalled at a playground dedicated to Sandy Hook shooting victim a week after a man stole it.

Monday, Apr 21, 2014 at 02:50 PM EDT

Work Begins on Playground in Honor of Grace McDonnell

Work Begins on Playground in Honor of Grace McDonnell

Volunteers turned out over the weekend to begin work on another playground named for a young victim of the Newtown school shooting.

Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 08:36 AM EDT

Compromise Reached in Location for Playground in Honor of Sandy Hook Victim

Compromise Reached in Location for Playground in Honor of Sandy Hook Victim

A special meeting was held on Monday night to address the proposed West Haven location of one of the 26 “Where Angels Play” playgrounds and a compromise was reached.

Saturday, Apr 12, 2014 at 10:10 PM EDT

Zumbathon Honors Sandy Hook Victim

Zumbathon Honors Sandy Hook Victim

It was a dance party in West Hartford Saturday evening as dozens came together for Ana Marquez-Greene, a young girl many at the event never met but who affected them deeply.

Friday, Apr 11, 2014 at 07:19 PM EDT

West Haven Could Nix Sandy Hook Playground Proposal

West Haven Could Nix Sandy Hook Playground Proposal

Some members of the West Haven Land Trust appear to be balking at a plan to build a playground to honor one of the victims of Sandy Hook.

Wednesday, Apr 2, 2014 at 12:48 PM EDT

Newtown Residents Want Gunman's House Torn Down

Newtown Residents Want Gunman's House Torn Down

Some Newtown residents want the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter's home torn down and the property turned into a park or nature preserve.

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Casino Worker Took Up-Skirt Videos, Had Child Porn: Cops

Casino Worker Took Up-Skirt Videos, Had Child Porn: Cops

A former Mohegan Sun Casino employee is facing charges after downloading child pornography and recording videos up the skirts of women in the casino cafeteria, according to state police.

Hartford Insurance Broker Accused of Defrauding the State

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Stamford School Principals Granted Accelerated Rehabilitation

Stamford School Principals Granted Accelerated Rehabilitation

Two Stamford High School administrators accused of failing to report a sexual relationship between a teacher and student have been granted accelerated rehabilitation but will not return to work until the school...

$139M Settlement Reached in School Sex Abuse Case

$139M Settlement Reached in School Sex Abuse Case

A settlement in the long-fought Miramonte sex abuse civil case has officially been accepted by both sides, with Los Angeles Unified School District paying a record $139 million to more than 70 victims of sexual...

Newtown Shooter Was Preoccupied With Violence: Report

Newtown Shooter Was Preoccupied With Violence: Report

The man who shot and killed 20 students and six staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown in December 2012 suffered from mental health issues that went largely untreated, appeared to have...