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3 hrs ago | SFGate
Out of the blood-soaked corridors and classrooms of Sandy Hook Elementary School grew a conviction within the White House that the administration must do everything it can to halt mass shootings.
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7 hrs ago | Patch.com
Officers from Newtown and surrounding towns spent Saturday afternoon taking donations for local food pantries in the parking lot outside Big Y in Newtown, filling two police cruisers with donated food.
11 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
UNSPECIFED DATE: In this handout crime scene evidence photo provided by the Connecticut State Police, shows a Bushmaster rifle in Room 10 at Sandy Hook Elementary School following the December 14, 2012 shooting rampage, taken on an unspecified date in Newtown, Connecticut .
15 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque
In this Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 photo, playwright Frank Higgins holds a copy of his play titled "Gunplay" at the Metropolitan Ensemble Theater in Kansas City, Mo.
17 hrs ago | News Times
All-natural decorations will be featured when The Newtown Historical Society hosts its holiday open house on Sunday, Dec. 8, at its headquarters, The Matthew Curtiss House, on Main Street in Newtown.
20 hrs ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore
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Slipped amid the stream of "selfies" and celebrity photos on local teens' Instagram feeds Thursday, two images of guns posted by John Read Middle School students prompted a police response.
Why residents of Newtown, CT want the media to stay away on the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting, the battle between the FDA and genetic testing service 23 & Me, and one mother's fight with the most hated man on the internet.
TheBlaze has detailed the New York City Police Department's effort to eliminate shotguns and rifles with capacities of more than a five rounds, saying such firearms must be handed over, modified or carted outside city limits: Now Fox News reports that gun-rights advocates, as well as one New York state elected official, are angry over the notices, ... (more)
A haunting and suspenseful commercial aimed at reducing gun violence will make its debut on cable TV this week in advance of the one-year anniversary of the Newtown massacre.
A sign expressing displeasure with the media is tacked on a pole in Newtown, Conn., Wednesday.
Linda Eder will perform popular standards and holiday favorites at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Sunday, Dec. 8. Photo: Contributed Photo Kathleen Kruze is a Brookfield singer-songwriter who seamlessly melds folk, blues, jazz and soul styles, with upbeat original lyrics, catchy backing beats and a pop diva's vocal ability.
Candlelight vigil earlier this year on the Morristown Green remembered children and teachers massacred in Newtown, CT.
After her son shot five Amish schoolgirls to death in 2006, Terri Roberts could have gone into hiding to nurse her pain, like many parents of mass murderers have in the past.
The state of Connecticut has awarded Newtown and 34 other Connecticut towns and cities for their contributions to clean energy.