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Newtown Ordered To Pay Officer Long-Term Disability

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut state board has ruled that Newtown must pay long-term disability to a police officer who developed anxiety and depression after responding to the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. 118 more words


Survey finds US schools ramping up safety measures

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. public schools beefed up security measures with safety drills and parent notification systems in the years surrounding the massacre at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School, according to a government survey released Thursday. 367 more words


State grants $36 million for new Sandy Hook Elementary School

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–The State Bond Commission announced on Monday that it has authorized $36 million to the Town of Newtown to construct a new Sandy Hook Elementary School. 128 more words


Hundreds March Across Brooklyn Bridge In Demand For Stricter Gun Laws

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Hundreds of ralliers marched across the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, calling for an end to gun violence.

The third annual march across the bridge was organized by the group Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America. 430 more words


Man Who Made Harassing Calls That Sandy Hook Shooting Was Fake Avoids Prison Time

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man won’t serve prison time for making harassing calls to Newtown schools claiming the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School was fabricated. 124 more words


Event To Benefit Autism Foundation Honoring Newtown Victim

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) – Runners and bicyclists are gathering in Newtown for what organizers are calling a “wingathlon” to benefit the foundation set up by the family of one of the 20 children killed in the Sandy Hook massacre. 86 more words


Enfield Council Votes To Continue Armed School Guards

ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) – Enfield’s town council has voted to continue having armed guards patrol its public and parochial schools for another two years.

The Hartford Courant reports ( 117 more words