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2013-12-09 08:26:07

Creates Social Media Call to Action for Communities Across the Nation: "We Are Newtown" NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Water Cooler Group, a brand media communications company, today announced it has partnered with the Newtown Action Alliance (NAA) to draw awareness via a media and creative campaign to remember the victims of the tragic school shooting that took place one year ago on December 14 in Newtown, Connecticut. Working with the Newtown Action...

2013-06-25 12:26:58

Newtown Performing Arts Center will Honor those Lost in Sandy Hook Elementary School Tragedy NEWTOWN, Conn., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 1214 Foundation, Inc., (www.1214foundation.org) a non-profit organization based in Newtown, CT, USA, today announced its official formation, charter and leadership. The Foundation aims to build and operate a performing arts center in Newtown in remembrance of those lost in the tragic events of December 14, 2012 at the Sandy Hook Elementary...

2013-03-04 16:22:01

NEWTOWN, Conn., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by 463 Communications: On March 9th( )at 8:30 a.m. ET, Newtown, CT will be sending off a team of 26 cyclists, who will ride 400 miles in 4 days, from Newtown to the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. The community will meet at Reed Intermediate School (3 Trades Lane, Newtown, Ct.) for an event that will be hosted by First Selectman Pat Llodra and will include U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn), U.S....

2013-02-12 12:20:27

NEWTOWN, Conn., Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Valentine's Day marks the two month anniversary of the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT that took the lives of 20 first graders and six educators. As we celebrate those we love this year, Sandy Hook Promise is asking Americans to keep the community of Newtown in their hearts with its #1MillionHearts for Newtown campaign. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130212/LA58617LOGO) Sandy Hook Promise, the...

2013-01-30 12:23:44

YPSILANTI, Mich., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tory Verdi, women's basketball coach at Eastern Michigan University, was born and raised in Connecticut. His first coaching experiences came at Western Connecticut University and Pomperaug High School in Southbury, located 10 miles from Newtown. On December 14, the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown sparked the desire to help the community however possible. In response, Verdi and his team (see video) will stage an...

2013-01-09 08:24:45

NEWTOWN, Conn., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Julie Lyonn Lieberman to create a free digital book and interactive educational website that will teach skills and offer resources to help create a culture of kindness and mutual respect. Readers and visitors can hone their community-building skills and access useful links. Determined to overcome evil with good through education, the digital book and website will memorialize the 20 children and 6 adults senselessly slain on 12/14/12. After 10...

2012-12-21 16:22:12

NEWTOWN, Conn., Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Friday's tragedy at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut shocked the nation. Here at The Taunton Press, the events of December 14th were all too close. Newtown is not just a place on the news for us. It is our home. The Taunton Press is a family owned company that has been located in Newtown since its start in 1975. We have deep roots here. Our founders, Paul and Jan Roman raised their family in Newtown, and live...

2012-12-20 16:24:26

RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- People in the Newtown Community should go to http://hamlethub.com/newtownhelp to find a list of free resources to help the residents of Newtown heal in the aftermath of the tragedy on December 14. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121220/NY33482LOGO ) If you have products or services you would like to offer the Newtown community, please submit them to the HamletHub Helpers webpage at http://hamlethub.com/newtown-offer-your-services....

2012-12-20 12:27:36

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Empowerment Center (NEC) wishes to express deep sympathy to all the families and friends of the victims of the unconscionable tragedy that occurred in Newtown, Conn., on Dec. 14, 2012. "Words cannot convey the horror of the senseless loss of so many innocent young lives and the lives of the heroic adults who tried to save them," said Daniel B. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D., a co-founder of the NEC. "There is an understandable national...

2012-12-19 16:23:15

NEWTOWN, Conn., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Residents and former residents of Newtown, CT have formed the Newtown Alumni Fund to provide relief for the families and others affected by the tragedy that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. Donations will be administered and distributed through the Newtown Rotary Club, working in concert with the Newtown Savings Bank, with no administrative costs or fees. 100% of donations will go directly to the community...