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Sandy Hook Elementary School

Sandy Hook Elementary School
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  • Dedicated officers return to Mesa, Estancia high schools

    Costa Mesa and Estancia high schools will have specific police officers dedicated to each campus this school year for the first time since 2012. The Costa Mesa Police Department revived its school resource officer, or SRO, program in February. It was...
  • Students come through for Sandy Hook

    Newport-Mesa students have pitched in with schools across the U.S. to create a blizzard of support in the form of paper snowflakes, welcoming those displaced from Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. After winter break, students from Sandy...
  • Commentary: Armed teachers makes no sense

    We need to carefully examine the notion of armed teachers in the classroom. In our bumper sticker world, it sounds good, doesn't it? A friend of mine called me recently and asked me to consider what would have happened at Sandy Hook Elementary School...
  • Commentary: It's time to arm school personnel

    The echoes from the gunfire had scarcely subsided at Sandy Hook Elementary School before the hysterical pleadings from the gun haters for ever-tougher gun control laws reached a crescendo. Lamentable, but predictable. It happens every time somebody goes...
  • Teachers push for assault rifle ban

    The Newport-Mesa Federation of Teachers has twice asked the school district to support tighter gun regulations, but district officials say there are no plans to address the topic while school-safety discussions continue in the wake of the Newtown, Conn.,...
  • Mailbag: Commentary on guns was way off target

    Re. "Commentary: It's time to arm school personnel,' Jan. 10: Twenty-seven people dead from gunshots. Twenty were children ages 6 to 7, all of whom had multiple shots to the head. One 6-year-old was hit 11 times, yet writer Chuck Cassity wants more guns...
  • God Squad: Was post-Newtown sermon a misfire?

    Q: Upon retirement, my husband and I moved to the sunny South. We began attending services at his family's church. They're quite unlike what we're familiar with, in that the church is conservative and fundamentalist. We agreed to accept this in the...
  • Fairgrounds to increase gun show security

    It's likely to be business as usual, but with some increased security, for this weekend's Crossroads of the West Gun Show at the Orange County Fairgrounds, organizers said. The show, scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, happens multiple times a year at...
  • Commentary: Make school safety a new year priority

    By the time you read this, Christmas will have come and gone and we'll be heading to the new year with anticipation of better days to come. The children of our community have taken the obligatory holiday break and most are eagerly looking forward to...
  • College district chancellor to discuss campus safety

    The Coast Community College District chancellor will respond Wednesday to campus safety concerns that faculty voiced earlier this year. This spring, the academic senates at Orange Coast College and Golden West College passed resolutions hoping to...
  • Ex-officers form campus security unit

    Ex-officers form campus security unit
    A former Costa Mesa police officer and a cadre of other law-enforcement veterans say they believe they've come up with a viable plan to prevent violence in schools Jess Gilman, a 27-year police veteran, retired from Costa Mesa's department in October....
  • Commentary: Peace, justice through tighter gun laws

    Commentary: Peace, justice through tighter gun laws
    Most people remember the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in January for his birthday. We certainly do at Fairview Community Church. We always hold a special service in honor of his legacy. But remembering his birth and remembering his death are two...