Tag: Newtown

Patriot Student to Speak at Student-Led NRA Protest

Patriot Student to Speak at Student-Led NRA Protest

| April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Youth from Virginia, Maryland, Connecticut and Florida will hold a Student Protest at the NRA headquarters, 11250 Waples Mill Rd., Fairfax, VA, from 12-2 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 – the two-month anniversary of the shooting in Parkland, Florida.

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Gainesville Sea Scouts Honor Newtown Victims with Boat Christening

Gainesville Sea Scouts Honor Newtown Victims with Boat Christening

| August 18, 2013 | 0 Comments | News

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Chairman Stewart Reverses Position on School Resource Officers

Chairman Stewart Reverses Position on School Resource Officers

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

In light of the Newtown, Conn. tragedy, Board of County Supervisors Chairman At-Large Corey Stewart (R) reversed his position and now recommends that school resource officers remain in designated schools and county and school staff should meet to review school safety procedures.

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Busy in Bristow: The End of the World as We Know It

Busy in Bristow: The End of the World as We Know It

| December 21, 2012 | 2 Comments | Busy in Bristow

A week ago today, the unspeakable happened, and tomorrow – three days before Christmas – three more tiny coffins go into the ground. If we are so inclined, we – the living – can comfort ourselves with stories of heroism like that of Victoria Soto who apparently threw herself in front of flying bullets to form a bodily barrier…

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Walts: ‘We Must All Come Together To Be Ever Vigilant’

Walts: ‘We Must All Come Together To Be Ever Vigilant’

| December 18, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

In response to the school shooting in Newton, Conn., Superintendant Steven Walts sent a letter home to parents Monday, letting them know what the Prince William School system is doing to protect and reassure students.

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Police Increase Presence Around County Schools Following Conn. Shootings

Police Increase Presence Around County Schools Following Conn. Shootings

| December 17, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police will increase their presence in and around schools this week.

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Shelter or Share: Local Parents Consider Whether or Not to Tell Children about Conn. Shootings

Shelter or Share: Local Parents Consider Whether or Not to Tell Children about Conn. Shootings

| December 16, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

Although the small New England community was shaken to the core; nevertheless, the reverberations are being felt everywhere as parents struggle with how to deal with the tragedy.

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