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Jason Zetoff, a Newtown Middle School teacher, joined others at a Junior Newtown Action Alliance rally outside the National Shooting Sports Foundation headquarters in Newtown, Conn. the rally followed a day of student walkouts at high schools across the country. Wednesday afternoon, March 14, 2018.
Students across the country, including Connecticut, participated in rallies, marches and sit-ins, some in open defiance of their school districts in an organized ... It brought him back to December 14, 2012, when similar images from his hometown of Newtown, Connecticut, were broadcast around the country.

Hundreds of Newtown students, some survivors of Sandy Hook, protested recent gun violence by participating in the school walkouts. Hours later, they were standing should to shoulder, holding signs, and demanding change. “I think it's important to show the government that students have a voice, and ...
High school students across Connecticut, members of Generation Z, the age group that follows the millennials, have only known a world after ... such as the massacre at Columbine High School, 9/11, and the one closest to home — the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.
The Connecticut Authors Reading Series celebrates the approach of spring with newly published work by area writers. The next program in the ongoing series curated by Newtown author Sophfronia Scott, who created the series in late 2015 to introduce readers and writers to the work of authors who live in ...

Same License Plate Found On 2 Separate Cars: Newtown PD. NEWTOWN, CT — A Newtown Police officer knew something wasn't adding up after he saw two vehicles next to each other with the same license plate, according to police. The two vehicles were traveling on Berkshire Road and were stopped ...
HARTFORD, CT — Power outage numbers continue to climb throughout Connecticut with more than 115,000 reported as of 9:45 p.m. in Eversource and ... 3700, Norwalk, 3600, Westport, 3000, Guilford, 2900, Redding, 2900, Haddam, 2800, Weston, 2500, Wilton, and Killingworth, 2300, Newtown, 2300, ...

Heavy snow is now falling across much of Connecticut. Current projections by the National Weather Service estimate anywhere between six to 15 inches of snow for various parts of Connecticut. New London County will be spared the brunt of the storm with between one and six inches. Newtown is among ...
NEWTOWN, CT — A Danbury man was arrested after he broke into a Fern Lane residence and assaulted an elderly person, according to police. Richard Anderson, 52, broke into the house Feb. 21 in the evening. He was placed under arrested and charged with first-degree criminal trespass, disorderly ...
Girls Class LL quarter final game action between the Trumbull Eagles and the Newtown Nighthawks played at Trumbull High School on Monday March 5, 2018, in Trumbull, Connecticut. Photo: Gregory Vasil / For Hearst Connecticut Media. Image 2 of 43. Aisling McGuire (22) of the Trumbull Eagles drives ...
A Sandy Hook man is facing charges in a deadly crash that happened in May last year. Connecticut State Police said 64-year-old Gerard Mauskapf had pulled over to the right shoulder on I-84 east near the exit 11 ramp. When he exited his car, he was hit by a car being driven by 18-year-old Michael Vitti.
... Shotgun, Cocaine Seized After Domestic Incident: Newtown PD-1; Shotgun, Cocaine Seized After Domestic Incident: Newtown PD-0. Next. Shotgun, Cocaine Seized After Domestic Incident: Newtown PD-0; Shotgun, Cocaine Seized After Domestic Incident: Newtown PD-1. NEWTOWN, CT — A Sandy ...
Students, families, and friends gathered in Newtown at the high school track to honor those lost in Parkland, Florida on Friday evening. Their message was simple as the mourners walked around the track – an understanding that both towns have walked in their shoes and they know what the other is going ...
Newtown High School student Jackson Mittleman is demanding an end to gun violence, joining youth around the nation in calling on American young people to rally together in the wake of last week's school shooting in Parkland, Fla., where 17 people were killed. The shooting at Marjory Stoneman ...
The National Shooting Sports Foundation, a lobby group in Newtown, Conn., declined to comment on the impact of Connecticut's gun laws “out of respect for the families, the community and the ongoing law enforcement investigation” in Parkland, Fla. The National Rifle Association did not respond to a ...


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