Town Heals and Remembers

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2013 at 09:51 AM EDT

Bronx Woman Sentenced in Newtown Fraud Case

Bronx Woman Sentenced in Newtown Fraud Case

A New York City woman who posed as the aunt of a boy killed in the Newtown elementary school shooting massacre and solicited money was sentenced on Tuesday to eight months in prison.

Friday, Jul 12, 2013 at 07:33 AM EDT

Frustrations, Confusion at Forum on Sandy Hook Fund

Frustrations, Confusion at Forum on Sandy Hook Fund

Frustrations and confusion were aired Thursday evening at a public forum on how to distribute the millions of dollars in donations collected after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 at 10:35 PM EDT

Obama Meets with Relatives of Newtown Victims

Obama Meets with Relatives of Newtown Victims

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden met Thursday with relatives of the victims of the Connecticut school shooting, who were visiting Washington on the eve of the six-month anniversary of...

Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 at 07:51 AM EDT

Playgrounds Honoring 26 Newtown Victims Take Shap

Playgrounds Honoring 26 Newtown Victims Take Shap

Six months after the school shooting in Newtown, 26 playgrounds are taking shape around the region, showcasing each of the victim's likes and interests — everything from the moon to flamingos.

Thursday, Aug 29, 2013 at 12:38 PM EDT

Woman to Be Sentenced Next Month for Sandy Hook Fraud

Woman to Be Sentenced Next Month for Sandy Hook Fraud

A New York City woman pleaded guilty Thursday to charges she fraudulently collected money in the name one of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Nouel Alba, 37, entered the plea in...

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 11:50 AM EDT

No Drugs, Alcohol Found in Newtown Shooter: AP

No Drugs, Alcohol Found in Newtown Shooter: AP

Toxicology tests on the Newtown, Conn., school shooter's body did not turn up any alcohol, illegal drugs or prescription medication, an official familiar with the case told the Associated Press.

Monday, May 13, 2013 at 01:53 PM EDT

OPI Launches “Sandy Hook Green” Nail Polish

OPI Launches “Sandy Hook Green” Nail Polish

The nail polish company OPI and Sandy Hook Promise have launched a new, limited edition nail color called “Sandy Hook Green” to raise money for Sandy Hook Promise. The nail polish will be launched at the...

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 01:27 PM EDT

School Security Gaps a Problem, Even After Newtown: Officials

School Security Gaps a Problem, Even After Newtown: Officials

Connecticut officials say they're seeing potential security problems at schools across the state, even after the Newtown shootings in December and subsequent efforts to improve safety.

Friday, May 3, 2013 at 10:09 PM EDT

Newtown Board Mulls Plans for Sandy Hook School

Newtown Board Mulls Plans for Sandy Hook School

Town officials met Friday night to discuss whether to renovate or rebuild the elementary school where 20 first-graders and six educators were shot to death in December or build a new school nearby.

Friday, Apr 26, 2013 at 01:16 PM EDT

LeBron Shoes Being Auctioned for Newtown Families

LeBron Shoes Being Auctioned for Newtown Families

The sneakers LeBron James wore during a game the day after the Sandy Hook Elementary School are available for auction and proceeds will go to Newtown families.

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De Blasio Says He Got "Late Notice" of Subway Shutdown

De Blasio Says He Got "Late Notice" of Subway Shutdown

Mayor de Blasio says he got "very late notice" that Gov. Cuomo was shutting down the city's subways ahead of this week's debilitating blizzard, just as the region digs out and prepares for cold and more...

Child Thrown From Car in Head-on Collision in NJ: Police

Child Thrown From Car in Head-on Collision in NJ: Police

A child was seriously injured after being ejected from a vehicle when two cars collided head-on in New Jersey Wednesday morning, authorities said.

NYC's "Rent Is Too Damn High" Candidate Facing Eviction

NYC's "Rent Is Too Damn High" Candidate Facing Eviction

A Manhattan man who made his political name over the claim that "the rent is too damn high" may soon not have a place to live.

Cat Crawls Back From Grave 5 Days Later

Cat Crawls Back From Grave 5 Days Later

If cats have nine lives, Bart the black and white feline from Tampa, Florida, has certainly used up one.

WATCH: "Friendship 9" Exonerated After 54 Years

WATCH: "Friendship 9" Exonerated After 54 Years

Fifty-four years after they were sentenced to a month of hard labor in a chain gang for ordering lunch in South Carolina, nine black men had their convictions tossed.

Silver to Leave Post as He Loses Democratic Support

Silver to Leave Post as He Loses Democratic Support

Sheldon Silver, the longtime leader of the New York state Assembly, agreed to give up the position he has held for 21 years in the wake of federal corruption charges, a top lawmaker announced Tuesday.