mass shootings

  • Norwalk roundup: NPS lawsuit; a hunting ban opinion; shocking arrests…

    NORWALK, Conn. – Here’s a roundup of Norwalk newsy items: Lawsuit against NPS withdrawn – but ‘far from over,’ lawyer says Beach hunting ban been on radar screen for a long time ICYMI: Two Norwalk men were recently accused of plotting mass shootings

  • Opinion: Reject ‘guns for anyone everywhere bill,’ enact gun control

    We send our love, support and prayers to the students, staff, first responders and community members of Parkland, Florida, who have been impacted by the devastating school shooting yesterday. Here in Newtown, we endured a similar day of terror due to a gunman with an AR-15 and high capacity magazines – weapons that belong in…

  • Murphy: ‘NRA has vice-like grip on this place, even

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Four measures designed to toughen up gun ownership laws following the mass murder at an Orlando nightclub failed to get the three-fifths necessary approval to pass the U.S. Senate on Monday.

  • Opinion: Gov. Malloy and the tide

    Susan Bigelow is an award-winning columnist and the founder of CTLocalPolitics. She lives in Enfield with her wife and their cats. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy jumped back into the national fray last week, describing the “drumbeat” of heated political rhetoric around Planned Parenthood as “disgraceful” following a recent mass shooting at a facility in Colorado…