The Newtown community announced a new initiative, Sandy Hook Promise, to prevent tragedies like the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Find out more information about the initiative on their website.
As part of the 'Pie for Connecticut: Ease the Grief' drive, 240 pies have been handed out in Newtown; slices of pie and whole pies to funeral receptions, grieving families and town residents. If you’d like to help, check out this website link.
United Way of Western Connecticut is responding to this heartbreaking tragedy in Newtown in partnership with Newtown Savings Bank with the creation of the 'Sandy Hook School Support Fund,' which will be able to provide support services to the families and community that has been affected. Visit this United Way page to get more information and to see how you can donate.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — At least one law enforcement officer and one civilian have been killed in a shooting near Texas A&M University's campus on Monday, according to reports. The gunman was also shot before being taken into custody, sources said. The officer killed was a constable with Brazos County, officials said. Media sources are reporting that a College Station police officer and another woman were also injured in the shooting.
SEAFORD — A suspect in a Seaford pharmacy robbery and an off-duty federal agent who tried to stop him were both shot and killed Saturday afternoon but the circumstances are still being determined, according to police.