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At least 15 firearms were turned in during a gun buy back effort at the Burlington Police Department on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Burlington Gun Buy Back Effort Coincides With Newtown Shootings Anniversary

The Burlington Police Department hosted a gun buy back effort on Saturday, which coincided with the first anniversary of the mass shooting incident at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

12/14/2013

(Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Newtown Deserves Peace And Quiet

In spite of their agony, they’ve showed respect for the press and the public with the way they’ve handled this terrible anniversary.

12/10/2013

Michele Gay's daughter Josephine was killed in the Newtown shooting. (WBZ-TV)

Mother Of Newtown Shooting Victim Hopes Report Leads To Changes

The mother of a young girl killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting last year says the Connecticut State’s Attorney’s newly-released report points to important lessons.

11/26/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Newtown First Responder May Lose Job Over PTSD

A Newtown police officer who responded to the Sandy Hook shooting may be fired because he has been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress syndrome.

Connecticut is one of the few states where worker’s compensation covers only physical injuries, not mental health care, including PTSD treatment. Bean says the city told him they can only afford to pay him two years of long-term disability.

11/12/2013

Excavators demolish Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT

Newtown Residents Relieved By Demolition Of Sandy Hook Elementary School

Neighbors of the elementary school where 20 children and six adults were shot dead last year expressed relief as workers tore down parts of it on Friday.

10/25/2013

A Braintree firefighter has raised $16,000 to help families affected by the school shooting in Newtown, Conn.

Braintree Firefighter Raises Money To Help Families of Newtown Shooting Victims

A local firefighter’s effort to help families in Newtown, Conn., has paid off in a big way.

05/13/2013

Sandy Hook School in Newtown, CT where 20 students and 6 adults were killed. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Newtown Panel Recommends Tearing Down Sandy Hook School

The group of 28 town elected officials voted unanimously in favor of a plan that would construct a new building in the same location.

05/10/2013

Sen. Kelly Ayotte. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Newtown Victim’s Daughter Confronts Kelly Ayotte On Gun Control Vote

A woman whose mother was killed in last year’s school shooting in Newtown, Conn., confronted Sen. Kelly Ayotte Tuesday during the senator’s first public appearance in New Hampshire since voting against gun control legislation.

05/01/2013

(Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Charity Scams To Look Out For

Within hours of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Newtown, CT, social media pages began cropping up dedicated to the victims.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/08/2013

Westford Vice Chairman of the Board of Selectmen Robert Jeffries

Westford Selectmen Withdraw Proposal To Ban Assault Weapons

A thunderous round of applause and a standing ovation greeted the news Wednesday night that a proposed town bylaw to restrict some assault weapons was going to be officially withdrawn.

02/20/2013

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