Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., on school shooting anniversary: 'I hope the nation will honor Newtown's wishes to observe this anniversary by engaging in acts of kindness in their own communities' - statement via @NBCNews
Newtown is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. It is part of the greater Danbury metropolitan area as well as the New York metropolitan area. Newtown was founded in 1705 and later incorporated in 1711. As of the 2010 census, its population was 27,560.