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Work begins on playground tribute to Sandy Hook victim
A crew of volunteers poured the foundation this weekend for the playground that will be built during the next seven days as a tribute to Grace McDonnell, 7, one of the 20 first-graders who died in the December 2012 shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
Pacific Daily News
Fight against political cowardice
Rally: About a month after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Newtown, Conn., people rallied for gun control in Washington, D.C. Getty Images It was last April -- mere months after the senseless slaughter of 20 children at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Rita's frozen treats store got early start on season
Jane Giambruno, left, and daughter, Jill Giambruno of Bethel, Conn., eat Italian ice at Rita's Italian Ice in Bethel, Thursday, March 20, 2014.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
GOP tweaks Malloy over Auriemma
Just because you're in the pantheon of college basketball coaches and the highest-paid employee of the state of Connecticut doesn't mean the governor can pronounce your name.
Man gets 12 years for shooting 54 rounds in Fashion Island parking lot
Marcos Gurrola admitted opening fire at Fashion Island the day after the Newtown, Conn., school shooting.
New Urban Legends
Claim: The kidnapping, string of murders, and wood chipper incident portrayed in the film Fargo actually took place in Minnesota in 1987.
The Newtown Bee
Renovation Project Announced: Glen Road - Silver Bridge' To Be Silver Again
The Glen Road bridge, which carries the unmarked State Route 816 across the Lake Zoar section of the Housatonic River, as viewed from Southbury on April 9. The state plans a major renovation project on the bridge starting in April 2015.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Gabrielle Giffords: Make us safer or get sent home
A year ago, the United States Senate failed us. It was last April - mere months after the senseless slaughter of 20 children at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Texas medic cleared of terror threat at elementary school
A Celina man was found not guilty Wednesday of making a terroristic threat at Celina Elementary School, where he conducted his own active shooter drill last year.
A Bead of Roses Expands, Holds Grand Opening
A Bead of Roses in Newtown, CT is holding a Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, April 26th to introduce their newly expanded retail store and studio, and to thank their customers and the community for the part each has played in growing the company.
Fairless Hills Massage Therapist Arrested for Allegedly Molesting Clients
Newtown Township police say a 35-year-old Fairless Hills massage therapist inappropriately touched clients while employed at two Newtown salons.
The Newtown Bee
Accident Snarls I-84 Traffic For Hours
A Peterbilt tractor came to rest sharply leaning atop a rock on Interstate 84's median between Exit 10 and Exit 9 following an accident.
A challenge to Boucher
Walter Reddy of Weston has announced he will challenge incumbent Toni Boucher for the Republican nomination for state Senate in the 26th District.
Real Clear Politics
Fight Against Political Cowardice on Guns
A year ago Thursday, the United States Senate failed us. It was last April - mere months after the senseless slaughter of 20 children at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
KLAS-TV Las Vegas
Loved ones of gun violence victims asking for stricter gun control
Erica Lafferty's mother was killed in the Newtown, Connecticut massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Newtown Bee
Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday
Grace Family Church will host its Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19, at 1 pm, at Treadwell Park, 49 Philo Curtis Road in Sandy Hook.
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
James Maslow Dancing With The Stars Contestant Dishes On The...
James Maslow received the first perfect score on Dancing with the Stars season 18 and he, alongside his dance partner, just might prove to be the couple to beat this season.
The Hartford Courant
Democrats Using Gun Control As Weapon; Did McKinney Waver?
It's clear that Connecticut's post-Newtown gun control law will play a loud role in the legislative campaigns.
The Newtown Bee
a Fun Concert Planned, To Promote Autism Awareness
Families United in Newtown is planning a night of music for Friday, May 9, to be offered at Newtown Congregational Church.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Penn Cambria school board approves security upgrades
Penn Cambria school board is working on close to $300,000 in summer security upgrades to all of its buildings - a project administrators said has been in the works for some time.