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Sandy Hook Elementary School

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  • State Can't Let Gun Scofflaws Off Hook

    Connecticut has a gun problem. It's estimated that perhaps scores of thousands of Connecticut residents failed to register their military-style assault weapons with state police by Dec. 31. That's the deadline imposed by a tough bipartisan gun-...
  • All-Courant Football Offensive Team

    The 2013 All-Courant high school football offense team package: Quarterbacks Stephen Barmore, Southington, Sr. Tom Honyotski, Hall-West Hartford, Sr. Logan Marchi, St. Paul-Bristol, Sr. Jalen Ollie, Glastonbury, Sr. Running Backs Jaylen Berry,...
  • Improved care for the mentally ill outlined

    Improved care for the mentally ill outlined
    A panel convened by Gov. Martin O'Malley after the 2012 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., has made more than two dozen recommendations to bolster care for the mentally ill in Maryland. The report by the Continuity of Care Advisory...
  • Harper online course to boost Comfort Dog handlers

    Harper online course to boost Comfort Dog handlers
    Harper College will begin offering an eight-week online course Jan. 27 that will result in a Comfort Dog handling certificate. Comfort Dogs are sent to the scene of natural disasters or incidents such as the Boston Marathon bombings as well as nursing...
  • State of the Union: Obama asks Congress to reverse economic inequality

    WASHINGTON — Hoping to lay a politically bruising year to rest, President Obama on Tuesday declared a “year of action” in which he said he would work with lawmakers when he could, but would sidestep them to move proposals to help low-...
  • In State of the Union, Obama focuses on America's economic divide

    WASHINGTON — Hoping to leave a bruising year in the rearview mirror, President Obama vowed Tuesday to work with Congress when possible but around it when necessary to push ahead with a series of mostly modest steps aimed at helping low- and middle-...
  • A safer world

    As a fifth-grader, I know I have many years of school ahead of me. The one thing I do not know is how safe schools will be in my future or how safe any simple public place will be. In recent years there have been many tragedies related to shootings...
  • Sandy Hook Panel To Receive Lanza Treatment Records

     Sandy Hook Panel To Receive Lanza Treatment Records
    HARTFORD — The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission secured a promise Friday from Peter Lanza to turn over at least some of Newtown shooter Adam Lanza's treatment records, and heard from two of the foremost autism experts on what the disorder isn't, as...
  • After the gunfire, shoppers and workers confront emotional toll

    Shafon Robinson found comfort in how well her children seemed to be coping this past week. They had been elsewhere in The Mall in Columbia when the shooter killed two store employees and — in a moment that still haunts her — turned and fired...
  • Battle Of Tax Cuts As Session Opens Wednesday

    Battle Of Tax Cuts As Session Opens Wednesday
    HARTFORD — The battle over tax cuts and rebates will take center stage Wednesday when the 2014 General Assembly session opens in a year when the governor and the entire legislature are up for reelection. Like Republican John G. Rowland in 1998,...
  • Mass Shooting Lawsuits Can Serve Purpose

    After the tragic 2012 shooting in Newtown, lawyer Irving Pinsky sued the Connecticut Department of Education on behalf a first-grader at Sandy Hook Elementary School who suffered emotional trauma. The Internet and mass media responded to Mr. Pinsky's...