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  1. ScapegoatingRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... or group. Sadly, whenever a crime of the sort that happened a couple of years ago at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut occurs, pundits come out in full scapegoating mode. But rather than some group being blamed for the shooting, ...


  2. Gun rights groups flex muscle in new GOP-controlled CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Hill

    ... back gun control legislation bills in the divided Congress, including a flurry of bills proposed following the 2012 Newtown, Conn. elementary school massacre. "Make no mistake about it, the American people do not want more gun control and now we ...


  3. Friends of NRA fundraiser draws a crowd in MiddletownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    ... who has been hunting since childhood, said the law, enacted in 2013 in response to the school-shooting massacre in Newtown, Conn., was passed in the “wee hours” and hurts responsible gun owners. Neuhaus, who talked about hunting as an ...


  4. Sandy Hook "Child's Requiem" addresses larger issue of gun violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | CBS News

    He is perfecting a special piece of music -- a child's requiem to honor the 26 victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting . The Lehigh University professor grew up just 20 miles from Newtown, Connecticut.


  5. Families Of Sandy Hook Victims Plan To Sue Nancy Lanza's EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Switched

    In this Dec. 18, 2012 file photo a police cruiser sits in the driveway of the home of Nancy Lanza, in Newtown, Conn. The Newtown Legislative Council is voting Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 on a proposal recommended by the board of selectmen to raze the 3,100-square-foot home and keep the land as open space.


  6. Reports: Families Of Sandy Hook School Shooting Victims Suing Nancy Lanza's EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [...] NEWTOWN, CONN. (CBSNewYork) - Families of nine Newtown school shooting victims have reportedly filed lawsuits against the estate of the ...


  7. Celebrate 'Fresh Air Fund Day' in NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 |

    Editor's note: We originally ran this story on March 9 . This event promises to be an important one so don't miss out! Join local Newtown volunteer leaders on March 20 to celebrate Fresh Air Fund Day and learn more about The Fresh Air Fund's Volunteer Host Family Program.


  8. Families Of 12/14 Victims Suing Lanza EstateRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Newtown Bee

    The families of eight people killed in the Newtown, Connecticut, elementary school shooting have filed lawsuits against the estate of the gunman's mother. The lawsuits contend Nancy Lanza failed to properly secure the rifle her troubled adult son, Adam Lanza, used to kill 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.


  9. $1 Million Raised For Fairfield County Nonprofits During 2015 Giving Day; $39,151 For Newtown GroupsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Newtown Bee

    ... $960,991, while sponsorships from a prize pool added another $105,100, for a grand total of 1,066,091. Fifteen Newtown organizations raised a total of $39,151. The second annual online day of giving was more successful than 2014's event, which ...


  10. What's Coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime and Redbox in NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 |

    The 2014 version of Annie , along with Birdman , Dumb and Dumber To and The Theory of Everything will be among the movies available soon at Redbox kiosks in Newtown, according to the Redbox website.


  11. Social media fuels fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Union Daily Times

    ... Day School." White said that his department began providing the extra officers two years ago in the aftermath of the Newtown, Connecticut school shootings. This continued Thursday, though in response to concerns generated by the rumors on social ...


  12. Governor: No 'appetite' for more gun control in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    Two years after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut's governor said he doubts the state legislature has the "appetite" to take up many of the additional gun control recommendations included in a final report released Friday by a state commission. But Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said he does believe changes made since the Dec. 14, 2012, shooting, including many of the commission's early recommendations, have already improved public safety and changed lives.


  13. Truther explains to state panel how Internet 'proves' Newtown shooting was a hoaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... come forward. "Security matters indeed, of course it does. Safety," she patiently explained. "Based on the events in Newtown, Connecticut, December 14, 2012 - not December 13, 2012, the day which was confirmed by Bing [a search engine] itself, that ...


  14. Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | News Times

    More than two years after Gov. Dannel P. Malloy named a panel of experts in public safety and mental health to review the state's path forward after the Newtown school slaughter, the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission today will release their final, 200-page report. The major recommendations have been known for months.


  15. Final Sandy Hook Report Released With Few ChangesRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... graders, before killing himself. Before going to the school he shot and killed his mother, Nancy Lanza, in their Newtown home. The newly added preface seems to be an attempt by members to discuss the commission's purpose as well as highlight its ...


  16. Time Change For Girls' Hoops; Game Kicks Off Busy Night For NHS AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Newtown Bee

    Sarah Lynch dribbles the ball as Conard players defend during Newtown's first-round state tournament game win. The Nighthawks will visit Mercy of Middletown in the second round, at 5 pm on Friday, March 6. Newtown High School's girls' basketball team's Class LL state playoff second round contest, on the road against Mercy of Middletown, will take place at 5 pm tonight, March 6. The game was originally listed to have a 7 pm start time as is listed in The Bee 's March 6 print edition coverage of Nighthawks.


  17. Sandy Hook panel: Help, restrictions, locks neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    The sign that hung at the entrance to the Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Newtown, Conn. at the time of the Sandy Hook school shootings in December 2012.


  18. Sandy Hook panel issues final recommendations - but are they viable?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2012 | CBS News

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says some recommendations from a commission reviewing the Newtown school shooting face financial and political challenges. Malloy told The Associated Press that he doesn't believe there's an appetite in the General Assembly to pass more significant gun control, beyond the sweeping legislation approved in 2013.


  19. Children's Books Will Return Soon to Booth Library in NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 |

    The books that were stored off site while we were making repairs in the Children's Department will be back on the shelves soon. We'll be opening the Department just as soon as everything is ship-shape.


  20. Sandy Hook Advisory Commission To Present Final Report to Gov. MalloyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | CBS Local

    NEWTOWN, Conn. - The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission will wrap up its work Friday, more than two years after the Newtown shootings.


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