Town Heals and Remembers

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.

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...

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'Daddy's Mad at Me': Couple Charged in Child Abuse Case

'Daddy's Mad at Me': Couple Charged in Child Abuse Case

A Plainville couple is facing charges after the man abused their 3-year-old daughter and the woman did nothing to stop it, according to police.

Bear That Confronted Hiker Has History of Aggression

Bear That Confronted Hiker Has History of Aggression

The black bear that prompted state officials to block off hiking trails in Burlington last week after it was caught on camera circling a hiker has a history of aggression, according to the state Department...

Drunken Dad Leaves Kids Alone, Bangs on Neighbor's Door: Cops

Drunken Dad Leaves Kids Alone, Bangs on Neighbor's Door: Cops

A father is facing charges after police said he drunkenly was banging on a neighbor's door while he left his young children home unattended.

Redding Native Missing in South Africa Presumed Dead: Rescuers

Redding Native Missing in South Africa Presumed Dead: Rescuers

A 19-year-old Redding resident and junior at George Washington University is believed to have drowned in South Africa, where he disappeared while studying abroad, according to the National Sea Rescue Institute.

Clerk's Petition to Withhold Gay Marriage Licenses Denied

Clerk's Petition to Withhold Gay Marriage Licenses Denied

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled against a Kentucky county clerk who says her Christian faith should exempt her from having to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. The Supreme Court on Monday denied...

Man Admits to Windsor, East Windsor, Glastonbury Bank Robberies

Man Admits to Windsor, East Windsor, Glastonbury Bank Robberies

An Enfield man accused of robbing banks in Windsor, East Windsor and Glastonbury pleaded guilty to armed robbery in federal court Monday.