Here's what's going on this week in Connecticut and beyond: There have been three reported suicides relating to school massacres; two students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, and one parent of a Sandy Hook Elemenary School shooting victim in Newtown.
A few years ago, David Hogg was a normal high school student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Then, on February 14, 2018, he survived a school shooting that claimed the lives of 17 students and staff members.
Mansfield's Town Council voted 8 - 1 to ban plastic bags. Mansfield residents will be expected to provide their own shopping bags starting in late August. Here's UCTV News reporter Luke Hajdasz with more on the ordinance.