Town Heals and Remembers

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.

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...

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...

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Firefighters Battle House Fire in Newtown

Firefighters Battle House Fire in Newtown

The Newtown Fire Department is battling a house fire in Newtown.

Body Found in Connecticut River in Middletown

Body Found in Connecticut River in Middletown

A body was found in the Connecticut River in Middletown on Tuesday evening, police said.

Ansonia Schools Open Wednesday With Police Presence

Ansonia Schools Open Wednesday With Police Presence

Ansonia schools were closed on Tuesday after a student reported an anonymous post on the After School app from someone who wrote he or she was tired of being bullied and threatened to shoot "it" up, according to...

Black Bear Found Dead in Roxbury Was Shot

Black Bear Found Dead in Roxbury Was Shot

A bear found dead at a nature preserve in Roxbury earlier this month was shot and likely dumped on Roxbury Land Trust Property, according to the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.

Protests Turn Violent Outside Trump Rally in NM

Protests Turn Violent Outside Trump Rally in NM

In one of the presidential campaign year's more grisly spectacles, demonstrators at a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, injuring...

Ansonia Business Analyst Accused of Selling Cocaine: Police

Ansonia Business Analyst Accused of Selling Cocaine: Police

An Ansonia business analyst is accused of selling cocaine, police said.