Town Heals and Remembers

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...

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...

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.

Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 at 07:48 PM EST

Company Apologizes for Using Sandy Hook Photo in Ad

Company Apologizes for Using Sandy Hook Photo in Ad

A security company has apologized for using a crime scene photo from inside Sandy Hook Elementary School as part of an advertisement.

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Former DMV Official Sexually Assaulted Minor for Years: Cops

Former DMV Official Sexually Assaulted Minor for Years: Cops

The former deputy commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles was arrested on Tuesday, accused of sexually assaulting a young victim over a period of several years, according to police.

Coach, Teacher Left Son Home Alone to Work Out: Police

Coach, Teacher Left Son Home Alone to Work Out: Police

Police in Trumbull have arrested the head coach of a high school boys' basketball team, who also teaches fifth grade, after he allegedly left his 4-year-old son home alone while going to the gym to work out.

Hamden Couple Sues Airlines in Connection With Kidnapping Case

Hamden Couple Sues Airlines in Connection With Kidnapping Case

A Hamden couple is suing US Airways and an affiliate for allowing a California man now charged with kidnapping to fly their 14-year-old daughter to Sacramento last year.

Burglars Strike at Simsbury Homes and Businesses

Burglars Strike at Simsbury Homes and Businesses

Simsbury police are investigating a rash of burglaries at homes and businesses in the southern section of town and are asking anyone with information to come forward and help solve the crimes.

Carjacker Drives Stolen SUV to Probation Meeting: Cops

Carjacker Drives Stolen SUV to Probation Meeting: Cops

A car stolen from a woman in New Haven earlier this month is back in good hands after the suspect drove it to a probation meeting, where officers were waiting with an arrest warrant.

Police Search for Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Minor

Police Search for Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Minor

East Hartford police are searching for 44-year-old Emmanuel Dodoo, who is accused of sexually assaulting a minor at his home on Turtle Creek Lane.