Benjamin Wheeler

Benjamin Wheeler

Newtown Massacre Victim Ben Wheeler, 6, Honored With Street Name In Queens

A street in Queens was renamed Saturday to honor a little boy killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Conn.

09/07/2013

Benjamin Wheeler

Queens Street Renamed After Sandy Hook School Shooting Victim

A street in Queens will be renamed in honor of Benjamin Wheeler, 6, who was gunned down inside his classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14, 2012.

08/30/2013

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Hands Over Radio Address To Sandy Hook Mom Urging Gun Reforms

President Barack Obama was not heard this week for his weekly radio address; he instead turned it over to the mother of one of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims, who advocated for a tighter gun restrictions.

04/13/2013

Parents and members of the community speak at a public hearing on guns in Newtown, Conn. (credit: CBS 2)

Newtown Parents, Community Members Speak At Emotional Public Hearing On Gun Control

The parents who spoke at a public hearing, along with hundreds of others, all agreed that a lot must change in the wake of the tragedy.

01/30/2013

Jesse Lewis, Lauren Rousseau, Allison Wyatt, Catherine Hubbard, Benjamin Wheeler and Anne Marie Murphy. (credit: CBS 2)

Mourners Remember 6 More Sandy Hook Victims At Services In Conn., N.Y.

Students Jesse Lewis, Catherine Hubbard, Benjamin Wheeler and Allison Wyatt will all be laid to rest. Teachers Lauren Rousseau and Anne Marie Murphy will also be remembered.

12/20/2012

Ben Wheeler Memorial

Sunnyside Gathers To Pay Tribute To Newtown Victim Ben Wheeler

Newtown, Conn., elementary school massacre victim Ben Wheeler was remembered Tuesday evening in his old neighborhood of Sunnyside, Queens.

12/18/2012

Benjamin Wheeler

Benjamin Wheeler Excelled On Soccer Field, At Piano Recital

The family of Newtown, Conn., elementary school massacre victim Benjamin Wheeler loved soccer and swimming, played piano, and hoped to be an architect or a paleontologist.

12/17/2012