Town Heals and Remembers

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.

Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014 at 03:19 PM EDT

Public Input Leads to Newtown Aid Distribution Plan

Public Input Leads to Newtown Aid Distribution Plan

More than a year after the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, a foundation created to distribute donations has made funding recommendations to address unmet needs of the needs of the community and...

Wednesday, Mar 26, 2014 at 07:51 AM EDT

Sandy Hook Architects Present New Designs

Sandy Hook Architects Present New Designs

Students and parents are getting an idea of what a new Sandy Hook Elementary School could look like. The architects presented their designs for the first time to the entire Public Building and Site Commission...

Monday, Mar 10, 2014 at 07:06 PM EDT

Father of Sandy Hook Killer: 'You Can't Get Any More Evil'

Father of Sandy Hook Killer: 'You Can't Get Any More Evil'

Speaking publicly for the first time, the father of the Newtown, Conn., school killer says he wishes his son had never been born.

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 at 04:26 PM EST

Newtown Requests Funding for Mental Health Counselors

Newtown Requests Funding for Mental Health Counselors

Newtown officials plan to ask the federal government next week for millions of dollars for mental health counseling for hundreds of people affected by the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.

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Two Killed in Fiery Crash in Berlin

Two Killed in Fiery Crash in Berlin

Two people died in a fiery car crash in Berlin on Saturday morning.

UConn to Dedicate Jasper Howard Statue at Homecoming Game

UConn to Dedicate Jasper Howard Statue at Homecoming Game

Thousands of fans at the UConn homecoming game Saturday will pay tribute to a player whose life was tragically cut short as the university dedicates a new statue of Jasper Howard during the big game.

"Windsor Purge" Rumors Circulate on Halloween

"Windsor Purge" Rumors Circulate on Halloween

Police are tightening security in Windsor tonight in response to rumors of a "Windsor Purge" alluding to the 2013 horror flick in which all crime is legal for 12 hours.

Fire Breaks Out at Stratford Restaurant

Fire Breaks Out at Stratford Restaurant

Police and firefighters are responding to a fire at Jalapeno's Restaurant on Success Avenue in Stratford.

No Extra Hour at the Bar This Weekend

No Extra Hour at the Bar This Weekend

As we turn back our clocks this weekend, many will enjoy an extra hour of sleep. But it doesn't mean you'll get to stay at the bar an hour later too.

Police Stop Traffic for Bear on Berlin Turnpike

Police Stop Traffic for Bear on Berlin Turnpike

A black bear is back in the wild after a stroll through Newington today.