| Jan 6, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Two weeks after the Sandy Hook shooting -- just after I put my son on the school bus -- I read about this man who had made threats to his ex-girlfriend and her son, who most likely goes to school with my youngest son. The man, who is being held on a $2.5 million bond, texted a photo of himself holding, yes, a semi-automatic rifle. He wrote that he was going to go to her son's school, kill him, and "make Sandy Hook look like nothing." While police do not believe the weapon belongs to him, he certainly had access to it at some point.
| Dec 18, 2012
| 7:02 PM
This morning my co-blogger Sarah Cody and I appeared on Fox 61 to discuss tips on talking to kids about the horrific tragedy in Newtown.
(Sarah is a TV pro. I am a newspaper chick. I’ll forever have fond memories of her helping me attach a mic...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Greenwich Council Against Gun Violence is honored to welcome Team 26 for a public rally at Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Road on Saturday, March 8, 12:30 to 2 p.m. to honor victims of gun violence and call attention to the need for federal...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:46 AM
By David Ingram
WASHINGTON, March 4 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama
returned to the subject of mass shootings on Tuesday by
proposing to spend millions of dollars more on gun safety
programs, inspections of retailers and background checks for...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Jackie Chism, a teacher at Jackson Heights Middle School in Oviedo, has long believed that violent movies and video games make teens more accepting of violence.
But on the day of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in December 2012, Chism said she...