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Local cities to receive funds for combating gun violence

Mount Vernon, Yonkers and Newburgh are in line to receive $4 million each in funds from New York state to be used to help...

Jobs program takes on gun violence in Westchester, Hudson Valley cities

With gun violence across New York deemed a public health crisis, the state is seeking to replace weapons with a jobs initiative aimed at...

Sens. Blumenthal and Murphy demand Subway ban open carry of firearms...

The senators claimed people shoud not have to fear gun violence while visiting a Subway's location.

CT Treasurer Wooden to divest state funds from gun manufacturers

The policy would result in the divesture of $30 million in Connecticut pension funds from five publicly-traded companies.

Westport Country Playhouse plans world premiere of gun violence drama

Westport Country Playhouse will present the world premiere of "Thousand Pines," Matthew Greene's drama on three families dealing with the aftermath of a school shooting.

Westport Country Playhouse to host community events tied to gun violence...

Michael Barker, managing director of the theater, said a new play "is especially relevant for our community with the proximity of Newtown, Connecticut."

CT Treasurer Denise Nappier defends state investments with gun makers

Nappier cited her "fiduciary duty" in determining whether such investments meet the "appropriate balance between risk and return."

Thousands rally for tighter gun laws as manufacturers voice concern

All eyes are on Connecticut as the state General Assembly’s 50-member bipartisan task force on gun violence prevention and children’s safety makes progress on its legislative recommendations.