- Thursday, February 28, 2013
WASHINGTON– Nearly three dozen Newtown residents, including family members of victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings, have joined an 11th hour effort to win congressional support for an assault weapons ban.
“The damage done by an assault weapon, compared to a regular gun, is horrific,” said William Begg, an emergency room doctor from Newtown.
- Monday, February 25, 2013
A memorial service will take place at 1 pm, Saturday, March 2, in Dennis Union Church, Route 6A, Dennis, Mass., for Mildred Poland Lewis, of East Dennis, who died January 15, at the age of 95. She was born in Fitchburg, Mass., the daughter of Lillian (Newcombe) and Rodney F. Poland.