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Connecticut School Shooting

Carmen Lobis' grandson, 6-year-old Benjamin Wheeler, was among the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, CT. (credit: CBS 3)

Local Grandfather Mourns Loss Of Grandson In Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting

Carmen Lobis, of Delaware County, will never get tired of talking about his grandson. 6-year-old Benjamin Wheeler was one of the victim’s of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

12/16/2012

President Barack Obama speaks at a memorial service for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Offers ‘Love, Prayers Of Nation’ To Newtown

He spoke for a nation in sorrow, but the slaughter of all those little boys and girls left President Barack Obama, like so many others, reaching for words. Alone on a spare stage after the worst single day of his presidency, the commander in chief was a parent in grief.

12/16/2012

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Worshippers Look To Pulpit In Wake Of Connecticut Tragedy

Sunday was an important day in local churches as parishioners looked to the pulpit to help make sense of the Connecticut tragedy.

12/16/2012

Gun enthusiasts come and go at a gun show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. (credit: Pat Loeb)

Connecticut School Shooting Doesn’t Deter Crowd At Gun Show In Montgomery County

A gun show in Montgomery County drew a huge crowd on Sunday, despite calls for stricter gun control after a shooting rampage at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

12/16/2012

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Police Give All Clear After Evacuation Of Newtown Church

Worshippers hurriedly left a church Sunday, saying they were told there was a bomb threat not far from the elementary school where 20 kids and six adults were massacred.

12/16/2012

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School Districts Across Region Reviewing Safety Procedures

A day after one of the nation’s deadliest shootings, school districts locally and across the country are wondering if there’s more schools should be doing to ensure their children’s safety.

12/15/2012

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Moment Of Silence Held For Connecticut Shooting Victims At Philadelphia Christmas Village

The Christmas Village of Philadelphia had a moment of silence to remember the victims of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.

12/15/2012

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Explaining The Connecticut Tragedy To Your Children

Many parents here and across the country are trying to find the right words for their own children about the school shooting in Connecticut.

12/15/2012

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Brother Of Gunman In Connecticut School Shooting Questioned And Released

At this point, indications are that Ryan Lanza had nothing to do with his brother’s plan.

12/14/2012

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Philadelphia Schools Release Statement On Connecticut Shooting

The Philadelphia School District has released a statement on the deadly shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut.

12/14/2012

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Health: Helping Children Deal With Today’s School Shooting

There will naturally be a lot of fear and anxiety following this shooting, but experts say it’s important to reassure children they’re safe and encourage them to express their feelings.

12/14/2012

Delaware Governor Jack Markell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gov. Markell Releases Statement In Response To Tragic Shooting

Governor Markell has also ordered the American and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities also be flown at half-staff until the end of the day on December 18.

12/14/2012

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Gov. Corbett Orders Pa. Flags Lowered To Half-Staff Immediately

The announcement was made on Friday evening in response to the tragic school shooting at a Connecticut elementary school that left more than 20 people dead.

12/14/2012

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Gov. Christie Reacts To Connecticut Tragedy, Orders Flags Lowered

In a video recording, Christie expresses his condolences to the families of the victims.

12/14/2012

(Police and ambulance at the scene of the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.  Credit: Don Emmert/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Area Security Expert Says School Shootings are Seldom Foreseeable

“We never thought it could happen here” is the usual response after such horrific incidents, says a South Jersey security consultant.

12/14/2012

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