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Making music for Newtown

When David Lawrenson heard the news out of Newtown, Conn., he, like many of us, sat in a state of stunned disbelief. “I have been to all of those places,” Lawrenson s ...

Reader Input: Transcend mere politics and help

Re: “Newtown mourns as police look for answers,” (Journal, Dec. 16, 2012). On Dec. 14, 2012, many people’s lives in the town of Newtown, Conn. were changed fore ...

Reader Input: Blaming the weapon misses the mark

Re: “Tone down our weaponry,” (Reader Input,  Dec. 20): First of all, I do not wish to make light of the tragedy that took place in Sandy Hook Village of Newtown ...

Reader Input: First, they must grieve amid support

To the people of Newtown, Conn.: The world extends its thoughts and prayers to your city and mourns the loss of the most precious gift parents give to the world. There are no word ...

Reader Input: Put children’s safety first

The tragic murder of 20 children — mostly kindergartners — in Newtown, Conn, is the ugly reality of our times. It keeps happening. And it could happen again. I submit ...

Our View: What would you do if someone started shooting?

The week has tragically been marred by the fatal outcomes of two public shootings. One at a shopping mall in Oregon killed two and the other at an elementary school in Connecticu ...

Timely email on death panels

I got a call Thursday from a woman and a tirade laced with profanity no lady would ever use. She was violently angry at me because I wrote that Obama should be impeached (“Im ...