November 21, 2014
Child Advocate Report: Yale’s Psych Recommendations for Lanza Weren’t Sent or Included in Ed Records
by Christine Stuart | November 21, 2014 4:46pm
Even though the parents of the gunman who took the lives of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School allowed doctors from Yale to share information with the school system, not all of the information was transmitted, according to a new report Friday from the Office of the Child Advocate.
November 19, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | November 19, 2014 1:28pm
November 14, 2014
by Camden Archambeau | November 14, 2014 2:16pm
EDITOR’S NOTE: Introducing Camden Archambeau, a 13-year-old student writer and thinker in Sarah Darer Littman’s essay class at the Writopia Lab.
In the wake of the shooting tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, where 26 people were killed by Adam Lanza, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy formed a commission to review and reform policy regarding public safety, especially on school safety, gun violence, and mental health.
by Hugh McQuaid | November 14, 2014 1:49pm
November 1, 2014
by Matt DeRienzo | November 1, 2014 12:01pm
Mark Greenberg, a conservative real estate developer from Litchfield, is challenging the re-election bid of Elizabeth Esty, a first-term congresswoman from Cheshire, on Tuesday for the chance to represent Connecticut’s 5th District in the U.S. House of Representatives.
October 29, 2014
by Matt DeRienzo | October 29, 2014 9:03am
Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty offered a passionate defense of her opposition to the death penalty Tuesday night, a week before voters will decide whether to re-elect her to a second term representing Connecticut’s 5th District.
October 24, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 24, 2014 2:57pm
September 19, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | September 19, 2014 4:29am
They say the road to hell is paved with good intentions. And the saying — or some variation of it — is often true. Newtown was already in a living hell after the Dec. 14, 2012, massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Unfortunately, well wishers who wanted to help the town heal made its agony even worse.
September 18, 2014
by Ellen R. Delisio | September 18, 2014 4:54pm
Determined not only to maintain Connecticut’s status as home to some of the toughest gun laws in the nation but also to continue to promote gun safety, a new political action committee made its endorsements Thursday on the steps of the state Capitol.
September 12, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | September 12, 2014 11:31am