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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State Police Investigate High School Soccer Coach

State Police Investigate High School Soccer Coach

State police said they started investigating Jeff Sirois after officials from E.O. Smith High School contacted them about an issue concerning the coach.

Enfield Elementary School Student Diagnosed With Enterovirus

Enfield Elementary School Student Diagnosed With Enterovirus

A student at Nathan Hale Elementary School in Enfield has been diagnosed with Enterovirus-D68, according to the school principal.

Woman, Toddler Hide While Intruder Ransacks Home

Woman, Toddler Hide While Intruder Ransacks Home

Police are investigating after someone broke into a Plainfield home and ransacked the residence Tuesday night while a woman and her 2-year-old child were hiding inside.

Police Identify Body Washed Ashore in Westbrook

Police Identify Body Washed Ashore in Westbrook

The state police major crime squad is investigating after the body of a 72-year-old woman washed ashore at Grove Beach in Westbrook this morning.

Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid growing criticism of her agency, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Wednesday afternoon. High-ranking lawmakers from...

No Anthem Coverage at 5 Local Hospitals as Talks Break Down

No Anthem Coverage at 5 Local Hospitals as Talks Break Down

Failed negotiations between Hartford HealthCare and Anthem have left five Connecticut hospitals out of network for patients insured by Blue Cross Blue Shield.