“Newtown” uses deeply personal testimonies to tell the story of the aftermath of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. It was the deadliest mass shooting of schoolchildren in American history.

Through poignant interviews with parents, siblings, teachers, doctors, and first responders, “Newtown” documents a traumatized community still reeling from the senseless killing, fractured by grief but driven toward a sense of purpose.

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On CPTV: Monday, December 11, 2017 at 10 p.m.


Connecticut Public presents a series of video short stories that celebrate the unique people and places that drive the pulse and spirit of our state. Browse the full series »

January 8, 2019
Catch the premiere of a new series, “Home Movies - American Journeys,” that focuses on the stories of immigrants building their lives in Connecticut. What’s YOUR family’s heritage story? Share it with our audiences. Find out more »

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