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Newtown Parents Press Christie To Sign Ammo Ban

AP | Posted 05.23.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Parents of children killed in the 2012 Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting joined Democrats Thursday in calling on New Jersey...

Emotional Newtown Parent Videos Will Touch Your Heart

Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

Parents who lost children in the Newtown shooting are sharing poignant memories as part of a new advocacy initiative. In the videos below for Pare...

Lisa Belkin

One Year After Sandy Hook, Newtown Families Have Just Begun Emotional Marathon

HuffingtonPost.com | Lisa Belkin | Posted 01.25.2014 | Parents

A year ago, Mark Barden hadn’t really thought about his views on gun violence. Alissa Parker did not yet know she was a writer. Nicole Hockley spent...

One Breathtaking Moment On A Particularly Hard Day

Alissa Parker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Alissa Parker

I miss Em a lot lately. I miss everything about her sweet, beautiful face smiling up at me. There are days when my face, I am sure, looks a lot like Emilie's did the day we let her butterflies go.

Parents Of Newtown Victim Back Study For Clues To Violence

AP | MICHAEL MELIA | Posted 04.16.2013 | Parents

HARTFORD, Conn. -- As parents, Jeremy Richman and Jennifer Hensel were plunged into grief when their only child, 6-year-old Avielle, was killed in the...

Sandy Hook Mom Reflects On Sending Kids Back To School

2013-01-02-ivillage.jpg | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

Written by Sarah W. Caron for iVillage. A few days after December 14, I found my son's blue striped hoodie crumpled behind a floor lamp in my livin...