| Mar 24, 2015
| 2:10 PM
NEWTOWN — The home of the man who carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary school has been demolished, town officials said Tuesday.
The two-acre lot where the 3,100-square-foot house once stood in a leafy, suburban neighborhood will...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 2:08 PM
A veteran state police sergeant has been named as a new spokesman following the departure of longtime state police Lt. J. Paul Vance, a knowledgeable source in the department said Friday.
Sgt. Shane E. Hassett will join the office following the transfer...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 6:17 PM
HARTFORD – Parents of Newtown children pleaded with lawmakers Friday to increase penalties for threats that force school lockdowns or evacuations, tearfully describing the multiple school threats since the Sandy Hook killings.
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:55 AM
Officials with Glencoe School District 35 said this week that information on the district's website about a parent group's school resource officer referendum is unbiased, and was posted to provide facts for voters who will cast ballots on the measure in...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 9:37 AM
Mayor Scott Jackson of Hamden, who last week completed work as chairman of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's Sandy Hook Advisory Commission, is expected to be named to a top post in the governor's budget unit, the Office of Policy Management, according to several...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 6:51 AM
The families of eight victims killed inside Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012 have filed lawsuits against the estate of Nancy Lanza, alleging that she carelessly allowed her son access to the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle that he used in the massacre.
| Mar 12, 2015
| 4:07 PM
For nearly two years, the names of 1,100 severely mentally ill people in Orange County, prohibited by law from buying guns, sat in court files in the Orange County Clerk of Courts Office but were not forwarded to a state and federal registry, meaning...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 1:02 PM
HARTFORD (AP) - The family of a teacher killed in the Sandy Hook school massacre has applied to trademark her name in an attempt to stop others from misusing it on social media.
Victoria Soto was a 27-year-old first grade teacher at Sandy Hook...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 2:43 AM
ENFIELD — As the town's two-year school security officer program reaches its sunset this June, town and school officials are attempting to gauge its success as they decide whether to keep the program going.
The town held four public comment...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 12:43 PM
The first battle in the lawsuit brought by the families of some of the victims of the Newtown school shooting will be fought over whether the case will be heard in federal or state court.
The families' lawyers have filed a motion to move the civil...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 10:32 AM
Dec. 14, 2012 was a chilly Friday, nothing out of the ordinary, until news reports started coming from Newtown. That well-off suburban enclave produced so little news that many state residents weren't exactly sure where it was. They know now.