Town Heals and Remembers

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.

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.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 03:12 PM EST

Newtown Parents Push New Hampshire Gun Check Expansion

Newtown Parents Push New Hampshire Gun Check Expansion

The parents of two young boys killed during a shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. are urging New Hampshire lawmakers to pass legislation expanding gun background checks to private...

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 12:52 PM EST

Sandy Hook Commission Tackles Autism Issues

Sandy Hook Commission Tackles Autism Issues

The state commission looking into issues surrounding the Sandy Hook School shooting in Newtown in December 2012 plans to hear from experts in autism spectrum disorders.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 07:24 AM EST

Newtown Gunman Apparently Called Radio Station in 2011

Newtown Gunman Apparently Called Radio Station in 2011

The man who carried out the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre apparently called a radio station a year earlier to discuss the 2009 mauling of a Connecticut woman by a chimpanzee. The caller, believed to...

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Missing 2-Year-Old Found Safe

Missing 2-Year-Old Found Safe

Police are looking for a 2-year-old girl who they believe was taken Thursday from a home on Webb Street in Hamden and may be bound for the Bronx with her mother, against whom the child has an active restraining...

2 Hurt in Serious Crash on Route 10 in Granby

2 Hurt in Serious Crash on Route 10 in Granby

Two people were injured late Friday afternoon in a serious crash on Route 10/Salmon Brook Street in Granby, according to police.

Hamden Calls on Quinnipiac to Help Prevent Party Problems

Hamden Calls on Quinnipiac to Help Prevent Party Problems

Town officials in Hamden are calling on Quinnipiac University leadership to take responsibility for an off-campus party problem that has been an issue for years.

Boaters Urged to Look Out for Belugas in Long Island Sound

Boaters Urged to Look Out for Belugas in Long Island Sound

Mystic Aquarium is keeping tabs on a trio of Beluga whales spotted several times in Long Island Sound and asking residents to respect them and help keep them safe.

Newington Police Warn Residents of Car Break-In Spree

Newington Police Warn Residents of Car Break-In Spree

Normally quiet and safe Newington neighborhoods have found themselves the target of thieves. Police say recently they've received several reports of vehicle break-ins occurring during the evening and midnight...

Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies Around Connecticut

Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies Around Connecticut

Cities and towns around the state are holding Memorial Day parades and ceremonies to honor Connecticut's veterans and fallen troops.