Victoria Soto

Stratford School Dedicated In Honor Of Slain Newtown TeacherA Connecticut school is being dedicated in honor of a teacher who died in the Newtown school massacre.
Sandy Hook Teacher's Family Wants To Copyright Name Due To Social Media AbuseThe family of a teacher killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School</a> massacre in Newtown, Connecticut has applied to trademark her name -- in an attempt to stop others from misusing it on social media.
Malloy Directs Flags To Fly Half-Staff For NewtownThe massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School sent a community and nation into mourning, provoked new security measures in schools and left the nation even more deeply divided over the issue of guns.
Report Released On Sandy Hook Shooting InvestigationThe prosecutor who led the investigation into the Newtown school shooting says it did not determine a motive for the Dec. 14 attack.
New Playground Honors Teacher Killed In Newtown MassacreA new effort was launched Saturday to remember one of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Conn.
Moment Of Silence, Calls For Action Mark 6 Months Since Newtown Two sisters of slain teacher Victoria Soto asked the crowd gathered at Edmond Town Hall for a 26-second moment of silence, honoring the 20 children and six adults gunned down at the school on Dec. 14.
Playground Inspired By Sandy Hook Victim To Open; Groundbreaking Set For AnotherThe playgrounds are the fourth and fifth being built as part of the Sandy Ground Project: Where Angels Play, an effort spearheaded by the Firefighters' Mutual Benevolent Association of New Jersey. Most are planned for communities in New Jersey, New York and Connecticut hit hard by Superstorm Sandy, linking the two tragedies that have a name in common.
6 Educators Killed In Newtown Massacre Awarded Medals Of HonorThe Congressional Medal of Honor Society said it chose the slain educators to receive its Citizen Honors Medal, the highest award it gives to a civilian, after receiving dozens of nominations for their actions during the shooting.
Tragedy Revisited As Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Releases Interim ReportAdam Lanza, it seems, viewed Sandy Hook Elementary School as a video game, and that the children were easy points. His meticulous research of previous mass killings was laid out on a seven-foot long spreadsheet.
Conn. Lawmakers Pressure Facebook To Remove 'Exploitative' Pages In Newtown Victims' NamesIn the letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy and Rep. Elizabeth Etsy blasted Facebook for allowing pages that violated its own rules.
Stratford, Conn. Town Council Votes To Name School For Slain TeacherThe Town Council in Stratford, Conn., voted Monday to name a school after a teacher who was killed in the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown and hailed as a hero.
Stratford Mayor Wants School Named After Teacher Killed In Newtown Massacre Stratford Mayor John Harkins said he had met with Victoria Soto's family and discussed how the town could honor her memory.