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School Shootings: Has anything changed since Columbine?

Fifteen years ago today (April 20, 1999), the massacre at Columbine High School took place. Two senior students, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, murdered a total of 12 students and one teacher. 733 more words


Sandy Hook Elementary School: closed in 2008, a stage in 2012...By Jim Fetzer (with Amanda)


“You can fool some of the people all of the time and all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all of the time” 2,931 more words

West Haven Finds Compromise Site for Sandy Hook Playground

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ West Haven officials have found a compromise to build a playground memorializing one of the children fatally shot at Sandy Hook Elementary School. 126 more words


Newtown Community Group Sees Long-Term Mental Health Needs

NEWTOWN, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – One organization in Newtown, Conn. says there is a need for continued mental health care services for the community.

As WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported, a lot of donations poured in following the Newtown school massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Dec. 350 more words


Newtown Residents Want Sandy Hook Gunman's House Torn Down

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Some Newtown residents say in a new survey that they want the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter’s home torn down and the property turned into a park or nature preserve. 113 more words


Poll: 53 Percent Of Americans Oppose Stricter Gun Control Laws

NEWTOWN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) — A new poll finds that a majority of Americans oppose stricter gun control laws.

A Rasmussen Reports survey shows that 53 percent of Americans oppose stricter gun laws, which is the highest level of opposition in the past two years. 103 more words


Forgiving the Unforgivable

On the morning of December 14th, 2012, Jesse McCord Lewis walked out of his house and down the driveway towards his father who was waiting to drive him to school. 549 more words