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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. Andrew David Truelove, 28, is...

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...

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Suspect Sought After Triple Shooting in New Britain
Suspect Sought After Triple Shooting in New Britain

New Britain police said they are looking for a 36-year-old Jermaine Tywane Scott in connection with a triple shooting at a home near a New Britain elementary school that sent two women and a child to the hospital, according to police. He should be considered armed and dangerous, police warn.

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State Offers Guide for Planning in Event of Deportation
State Offers Guide for Planning in Event of Deportation

The state of Connecticut is providing a guide for parents to come up with a plan that includes “standby parents” in the event that a mother father gets deported or is detained.

Woman Nearly Strikes Officers Near US Capitol; Shots Fired
Woman Nearly Strikes Officers Near US Capitol; Shots Fired

U.S. Capitol Police fired shots at a woman driver during a confrontation near the Capitol Building Wednesday morning. Officials say that just before the clash, the woman fled from a traffic stop and nearly hit officers. The woman, who has not been identified, was driving erratically just south of the U.S. Capitol when police tried to pull her over. The driver made a U-turn and nearly hit officers, U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman Eva Maleki said in a mid-morning update. Police say the incident appears to be criminal in nature and not related to terrorism.

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Card Skimmers Found in Willimantic
Card Skimmers Found in Willimantic

Willimantic police are warning of card skimmers after the department received several reports of the devices from local businesses.