Sandy Hook Promise

The six-month anniversary of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School is marked in Newtown, Conn. - June 14, 2013 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Newtown Activists Respond To Navy Yard Shooting

Activists from Newtown, Conn., where 26 people were fatally shot last December, are headed to Washington to again lobby for gun control a day after 12 people were killed in a shooting rampage in the capital.

09/17/2013

Sandy Hook Nail Polish (credit: CBS 2)

Limited-Edition Nail Polish Shows Support For Newtown School Shooting Victims

Two mothers whose children survived the attack came up with the idea after each had their nails painted green at a local salon as a way to cope with their grief.

05/14/2013

President Barack Obama speaks on gun control in Hartford, Conn. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Calls On Congress To Follow Conn., And Pass ‘Common Sense’ Gun Law

The president said “we can’t forget” the tragedy of the Newtown massacre last December that left 26 dead. Obama also applauded parents of victims, who he said “used the grief to make a difference.”

04/08/2013

President Barack Obama holds a news conference in the East Room of the White House January 14, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama To Outline Action Against Gun Violence Wednesday

The White House said President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will be joined by children who wrote the president letters after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

01/15/2013

Parents of victims and town leaders vow to push for real change in the wake of Sandy Hook school shooting. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Families Of Sandy Hook Victims Push For Change

Sandy Hook Promise, formerly known as Newtown United, announced an initiative aimed at preventing future violent tragedies by calling for a national dialogue and action on gun control, mental health care and public safety.

01/14/2013