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Author: Tom Baden

Danbury music center director steps down

DANBURY — Nancy Sudik, the longtime director of the Danbury Music Centre, announced her retirement this week as the organization’s executive director. Sudik was first named executive director of the

Sandy Hook bell stolen, hours after N.Y. park opens

ISLAND PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a bell dedicated to those who died in Connecticut’s Sandy Hook school massacre has vanished just hours after it was placed at a newly built playground. Nassau

FOI Commission orders release of 911 Newtown tape

UPDATE at 4:32 p.m.: FOI Commssion orders 911 tapes released. UPDATE AT 4:28 p.m., from Ken Dixon in Hartford: FOIC Chairman Eagan says he’s leaning toward ordering the release of the 911 tapes.

Ridgefield Medal of Honor recipient to be recognized

Ridgefield resident and Vietnam veteran Paul William Bucha, one of 79 living Medal of Honor recipients, will be recognized by Rep. Jim Himes in remarks on the House floor at about 5:30 p.m. today or

Newtown activists praise Starbucks on gun policy

A spokesman for the Newtown Action Alliance, a group that is fighting for tougher gun-control laws, praised Starbucks this morning for announcing that guns were no longer welcome at its stores. “The

Following the Newtown Alliance in D.C.

Our Washington bureau will be keeping tabs on members of the Newtown Alliance who are back in Washington, D.C., beginning Tuesday afternoon, hoping to find lawmakers more receptive to gun-control