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Obama to bring some Sandy Hook families on AF1

April 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

HARTFORD, Conn. President Barack Obama is providing a ride on Air Force One to 11 relatives of those killed at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School so they can attend his gun control speech Monday before heading to Washington to personally plead with senators reluctant to back gun legislation. Continue Reading

Newtown sets up task force to handle donations

January 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic

NEWTOWN, Conn. Chris Kelsey is the tax assessor in Newtown, but for the better part of three weeks, his job has been setting up and organizing a warehouse to hold the toys, school supplies and other gifts donated in the wake of the massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary school.
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LETTER: Sickened by Sandy Hook

December 28, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Our children are being desensitized and deluged by graphic images of death, destruction, weapons and war, readily available to them through all forms of media, at an earlier and earlier age.
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