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Wanna See My Gun? Here’s My Name And Address!

Sure the public may whine…..”we have a right to know” but ya know what, it’s public record, go research it yourself, find out if good ole Mr. Gary next door has a gun, but when a so-called NEWSpaper steps out of its area of responsibility and publishes names and addresses that may jeopardize hundreds of people…..that’s just wrong. Oh and by the way, good ole Mr. Gary next door may have a dozen rifles and six loaded shotguns but you’ll never know that because no permit is required for those.

12/27/2012

A school bus passes a makeshift memorial to the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting as it takes students to Newtown High School December 18, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo credit BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown, Conn., Officials Request Halt To Gifts

Officials in Newtown, Conn., are asking people to stop sending gifts to the grief-stricken community following the deadly school shooting, saying they’re deeply grateful but can’t handle the donation deluge.

12/26/2012

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Mass Pike ‘Gun Control’ Billboard Adds Representation Of Newtown Victims

Twenty small handprints have been added to the 252-foot anti-gun violence billboard along the Massachusetts Turnpike.

12/22/2012

Police escort a hearse carrying the body of slain teacher Victoria Soto, 27,  on December 19, 2012 in Stratford, Connecticut.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Final Victims’ Funerals Being Held A Week After Newtown, CT Massacre

The funerals for the victims of a Connecticut elementary school shooting are wrapping up after a wrenching week of farewells in Newtown.

12/22/2012

People in Newtown, CT observe a moment of silence. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Bells Toll For Newtown Victims One Week After Shooting

The chiming of bells reverberated throughout Newtown on Friday, commemorating one week since 20 children and six adults were killed in a massacre that has shaken the community — and the nation — to its core.

12/21/2012

Mayor Tom Menino kicks off Boston Moves For Health.

Mayor Menino Blasts NRA Proposal

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino is criticizing the National Rifle Association’s call for armed police and security volunteers to be posted at schools.

12/21/2012

Governor Deval Patrick and Massachusetts residents gathered at the Garden of Peace to commemorate the victims of the Newtown shooting.

MA Holds Sandy Hook Remembrance At The Garden Of Peace

Massachusetts has joined with Connecticut and other U.S. states in a moment of silence and the ringing of church bells for victims of last week’s elementary school massacre.

12/21/2012

A demonstrator holds up a banner as National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre delivers remarks during a news conference December 21, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

NRA Calls For Armed Police Officer In Every School

The nation’s largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer “waiting in the wings.”

12/21/2012

Josephine Gay (Family Photo)

Newtown Victim’s Family Creates Fund Through Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation

One of the young victims of the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting is being remembered through the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism.

12/21/2012

We Are Newtown t-shirt

“We Are Newtown” Project Helps Community Heal

T-shirts are being made that say “We Are Newtown” and feature messages of hope and encouragement for the 8,000 students in town.

12/20/2012

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