Sandy Hook Elementary School
Opening President Obama’s radio and internet address, Francine Wheeler bravely and heart-wrenchingly begged listeners and lawmakers to allow common sense gun law initiatives to move forward. Keep reading to watch this heartbroken mother’s emotional appeal.
Francine Wheeler, the mother of a six-year-old who was devastatingly murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School, filled in for President Obama on his radio and internet address to submit the most touching plea for gun control we’ve seen yet.
‘Glee’ is coming under fire for airing a school shooting episode, eerily similar to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre that occurred on Dec. 14, 2012. Was it too soon?
Parents and loved ones of those killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on Dec. 14, are using Facebook to address their disdain for Glee’s school shooting episode on April 11. Some are claiming it was in bad taste, while others are saying it’s way too soon.
Parents of the children who lost their lives in Newtown, Conn. filed into the streets of Capitol Hill on Tuesday, April 9, to try and urge Congress to order mandatory background checks for those buying guns.
President Obama flew several families from Newtown, Conn. to Washington, D.C. on Air Force One so he could do everything possible to try and convince Congress to expand background checks on gun owners.
The Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter had sketched disturbing images of a mother and child being gruesomely killed weeks before the Newtown massacre, according to emails from his mother Nancy Lanza. Read on for more shocking details.
Adam Lanza, the 20-year-old gunman behind the tragic Dec. 14 shooting in Newtown, Conn., had sketched gruesome drawings of children being murdered — and his mom Nancy Lanza found the disturbing images in his room two weeks before the shooting, according to emails sent by Nancy to a friend.
We’ll never know for sure why Adam went on the shooting rampage that left 26 dead at Sandy Hook Elementary, but in a new interview, a friend of Adam’s mother insists his past experiences of being bullied played a big role. Keep reading for more details.
Connecticut made a bold move in gun reform on April 3 when it passed the most stringent gun regulations in the nation, banning 100 types of firearms and high-capacity magazines. Read on for more details.
Nearly four months after the tragic shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. the State of Connecticut passed the toughest gun laws yet in America on April 3, which bans more than 100 kinds of guns in the state and sales of magazines with more than 10 rounds.
A baby giraffe in Connecticut was given a name through public submissions, and revealed on the ‘TODAY’ show on April 1. The name pays tribute to the victims of the awful Sandy Hook shootings that occurred in late 2012. Keep reading to find out the name!
Newtown, Connecticut was the site of tragedy on Dec. 14, 2012 when the Sandy Hook shootings took place. Now, a female Rothschild giraffe, born last month, has been given an inspiring name to try to bring some faith in the future to the people of Connecticut.
A mother of a surviving Sandy Hook child wrote a letter for Newton Action Alliance about her child’s post-traumatic stress after the horrific shooting on Dec. 14. She revealed her daughter’s nightmares, lack of sleep and overwhelming fear — read her emotional letter.
One of Carrie Lendroth Battaglia three daughters was in her first grade class next door to a classroom where Adam Lanza killed the largest amount of people during the terrifying Dec. 14 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Carrie wrote a letter for Newtown Action Alliance Post Traumatic Stress Disorder after the horrifying ordeal, detailing her daughter’s struggle in the hopes of stricter gun laws.
Affidavits, warrants and items taken from Adam’s car and the home he shared with his mother Nancy were released on March 28 in a series of court documents, illustrating a haunting image of the killer who collected an arsenal of weapons leading up to the Dec. 14 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Search warrant affidavits related to the Newtown School shootings were released on March 28 by a judge in Danbury, Connecticut, more than 100 days after Adam Lanza killed 26 people, including 20 children at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Investigators have now revealed that Adam Lanza was obsessed with killing as many people as possible, which is why he staged the shooting at the Sandy Hook elementary school — he saw kids as an easy target.
Three months after the tragic shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, shocking and horrifying new details have to come to light regarding Adam Lanza‘s motive for killing 26 people. According to a law enforcement officer, Adam was a “glory killer” who kept a large hit list, and that he chose the elementary school because he knew he could rack up a large amount of “kills”. Read on for all the shocking details.
The Sandy Hook Elementary School chorus nationwide tour continues on Feb. 10 when they perform live on E!’s Grammys pre-show. But this time they won’t be singing a classic like ‘Over the Rainbow’ or ‘America the Beautiful.’ Read on to find out which 2012 hit song they’ll be crooning!
Before the Grammys begin on Sunday, Feb. 10, Ryan Seacrest plans to fly a crew to Newtown, Conn. to broadcast one more big Sandy Hook chorus performance as part of E!’s pre-show. And since the Grammys features the best and most popular music of the past year, the kids from Sandy Hook will give their rendition of the biggest song of 2012. That’s right — “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen.
An independent filmmaker is doing the unthinkable — not only is he trying to capitalize on the horrible events at Sandy Hook Elementary School by making a movie related to it, he is also trying to shoot it in Ridgefield, Conn., only 20 miles away from Newtown! Read on for more shocking details.
Little-known indie film director/writer Jonathan Bucari has apparently never learned the word “tact.” Less than two months after 20 children and six teachers were murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School, he is looking to make a movie in Connecticut that uses the Sandy Hook shooting as a plot device.
Jennifer Hudson looked amazing in her black and white ensemble at the 2013 Super Bowl — keep reading for more details on her outfit!
The first performance of Super Bowl XLVII was a heartfelt tribute by the Sandy Hook Elementary School choir and former American Idol contestant Jennifer Hudson. While belting out “America the Beautiful,” J-Hud was stunning!
The Super Bowl took an emotional turn when the brave students from Sandy Hook Elementary School sang an emotional rendition of ‘America the Beautiful’ at the 2013 Super Bowl pregame show, less than two months after the tragic shooting massacre at their school that took the lives of 20 students. Check out this amazing performance.
Super Bowl XLVII kicked off with a touching tribute by the Sandy Hook Elementary School choir and Academy Award-winner Jennifer Hudson during the pregame show, in which they sang a heart-warming version of America the Beautiful.
Emotions will be high on Super Bowl Sunday far before the game even begins, when Jennifer Hudson joins the courageous children of the Sandy Hook Elementary School choir to perform a heart-wrenching rendition of ‘America the Beautiful.’
All eyes will be on the 50 yard-line of the Superdome in New Orleans as 26 astonishingly brave children from Sandy Hook Elementary School take the field with singer Jennifer Hudson. It promises to be a performance that makes the entire nation tear up.
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