Sandy Hook

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

Sandy Hook Commission To Soon Release Suggestions For Change Following Tragedy

The commission is working to close loopholes and build safer schools and communities going forward.

12/12/2014

Advocates rally against gun violence on Thursday, Dec. 11. (Credit: CBS2)

Lawmakers, Advocates Call For Stronger Push Against Gun Violence

Just days before the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, New Yorkers joined people in all 50 states for a national day against gun violence.

12/11/2014

The new Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. (Credit: CBS 2)

Sandy Hook Teachers Worry About Loss Of Mental Health Services

Teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, have told top union leaders in the state and nationally that they are worried what will happen once funding for mental health services runs out by the next school year.

12/02/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Lock-In Ordered At Newtown High School Amid Threat

Visitors were barred from Newtown High School in Newtown, Connecticut for the afternoon Tuesday, after school officials discovered a threat on social media.

11/11/2014

The new Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. (Credit: CBS 2)

Site Work Begins For Construction Of New Sandy Hook School

Site work has begun for construction of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School replacing the building in Connecticut where 20 children and six staff members were fatally shot nearly two years ago.

10/22/2014

Child Care Center In Sandy Hook, N.J. Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat

Sandy Hook Child Care was evacuated at around 2 p.m. after the threat was made.

09/03/2014

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: NJ Residents Split On Christie Veto Of Gun Legislation

New Jersey residents are split on Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to veto legislation that would have reduced the number of bullets gun magazines can hold.

08/19/2014

Credit: 12.14 Foundation

Broadway Takes Newtown: Proceeds From 2 New Musicals Benefit 12.14 Foundation

You don’t have to go to the Great White Way to see great musical theater.

08/06/2014

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

Newtown Victim’s Dream Animal Shelter Set To Become A Reality

Before she was killed in the Newtown school massacre, 6-year-old Catherine Violet Hubbard raised money from returnable bottles and cans to buy bones for dogs at the pound.

07/05/2014

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Adak, from Sandy Hook, New Jersey on patrol (Tom Sperduto/U.S. Coast Guard/Getty Images/FILE)

Fisherman Finds Man’s Body Floating In Ambrose Channel

A fisherman made a gruesome discovery in waters off Sandy Hook, New Jersey.

06/16/2014

The Sandy Hook Lighthouse is the oldest working lighthouse in the country. (Credit: CBS 2)

Centuries Of Tradition At The Shore, Nation’s Oldest Working Lighthouse Turns 250

There is cause to pause and think if you visit the Jersey Shore this summer. The nation’s oldest working lighthouse is there and it is marking its 250th birthday.

06/11/2014

Grace McDonnell Playground/(http://www.thesandygroundproject.org/)

Stolen Playground Signs Returned To Families Of Newtown Massacre Victims

Two police officers from Herndon, Virginia drove to Connecticut Wednesday, to return signs stolen from playgrounds built to honor two victims of the massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown.

06/05/2014

Grace McDonnell Playground/(http://www.thesandygroundproject.org/)

Man Who Thinks Newtown Massacre Was A Hoax Charged With Stealing Memorial Signs

A Virginia man who believes the Sandy Hook school shootings were a hoax has been charged in the theft of two memorial signs in New Jersey and Connecticut – both dedicated to child victims of those shootings.

05/30/2014

Grace McDonnell Playground/(http://www.thesandygroundproject.org/)

Neighbors Shocked By Theft From Playground For Sandy Hook Victim, Taunting Call To Her Mom

Area residents were shocked Friday, after vandals not just stole a memorial to a child lost in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, but also called a victim’s mother and taunted her.

05/09/2014

Grace McDonnell Playground/(http://www.thesandygroundproject.org/)

Peace Sign Stolen From Conn. Playground Honoring Sandy Hook Victim Grace McDonnell

A 50-pound vinyl peace sign was stolen from a Mystic playground built in memory of one of the 20 children killed in the Sandy Hook school massacre.

05/08/2014

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