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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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13-Year-Old Boy Injured in New Haven Shooting
13-Year-Old Boy Injured in New Haven Shooting

A 13-year-old boy was shot in the leg in New Haven Saturday, and police are asking the public to come forward with information to help them find a suspect.

Officials ID Man Swept Off Sandbar in Milford
Officials ID Man Swept Off Sandbar in Milford

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Lawmakers Herald Agreement on Sweeping Russia Sanctions Bill
Lawmakers Herald Agreement on Sweeping Russia Sanctions Bill

Congressional Republicans and Democrats announced Saturday they had reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package to punish Moscow for meddling in the presidential election and its military...

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Body Recovered From River in Norwich

Norwich emergency crews are investigating after a body was found in near the Shetucket River Saturday night.