| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:36 PM
State investigators should release the full report on the Newtown school shooting if they want to stop details from leaking, to quiet conspiracy theorists and to help the state grapple with the one of the worst crimes in its history.
On Saturday, The...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:02 PM
If you bundled the attacks all together into one brutal event, it would have been the worst massacre since Adam Lanza walked into an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., last December.
Instead, America's latest criminal tragedy has been doled out in...
| May 28, 2013
| 3:27 PM
A memorial service will be held Saturday in New Hampshire for Nancy Lanza, the mother of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza, according to Kingston N.H. Police Chief Donald Briggs.
The service will be at the First Congregational Church in...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Newtown massacre: Still no report
Who made the state police king? Why do they continue to drag their feet in releasing a final report on the investigation into the devastating Dec. 14 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School? Who gave that agency the...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 7:30 PM
In the procession of vehicles that weaved through the streets of this small New England town for Nancy Lanza's funeral Saturday, a bumper sticker bore the signature statement:
"We Are Sandy Hook. We Choose Love."
But in the emotional months after...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 9:00 AM
I'm the father of Jack Pinto, a six-year-old boy who was murdered in his first grade classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary School. As you can imagine, I deal with unimaginable grief every day. What you might not know is that the families of the victims of...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:27 AM
The state Senate and House, after short debates, voted overwhelmingly early Wednesday to approve a bill blocking public disclosure of photos of homicide victims and some other records in reaction to the Newtown school massacre.
The Senate took up the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:27 PM
If only the state police would release their long-awaited report on the criminal investigation into the Sandy Hook school shooting, questions about "leaks" would become moot.
It has taken state law enforcement officials too long to investigate the Dec....
| Jul 5, 2013
State investigators now say their report on the Dec. 14 Newtown shootings will be released in the fall. The lead investigator had previously said he’d hoped it could be released by June. State’s Attorney Stephen Sedensky noted that 28 people...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:36 PM
The Sandy Hook Support Fund imbroglio serves as a lesson no town should ever have to learn: how to handle the millions of dollars that flow in from kindhearted people after a mass tragedy.
Well-meaning local leaders are at odds with grieving families of...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:46 PM
While law enforcement officials have released few details of the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre to Connecticut residents, state police and Newtown officers have increased their trips across the country, in some cases sharing graphic details...