Sandy Hook


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Sand·y Hook

 (săn′dē)
A low peninsula of eastern New Jersey at the entrance to Lower New York Bay. It separates Sandy Hook Bay from the Atlantic Ocean.

Sand′y Hook′


n.
a peninsula in E New Jersey, at the entrance to lower New York Bay. 6 mi. (10 km) long.
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An hour after, the Henrietta passed the lighthouse which marks the entrance of the Hudson, turned the point of Sandy Hook, and put to sea.
The flagship passed almost vertically over the Sandy Hook observation station, rising rapidly as it did so, and in a few minutes all New York was vibrating to the Staten Island guns.
When the Plutonic arrived off Sandy Hook she was boarded by Bannerman from a Government tug, and Emil Gluck was made a prisoner.
The Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company has bought a new rescue truck, a vital piece of firefighting apparatus used by firefighters when responding to motor vehicle accidents, medical calls, and structure fires.
December 14, 2012 is a day of tragedy that claimed the lives of 20 children and six staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
Sandy Hook Elementary School was the gruesome and tragic scene of a December 2012 shooting in which an armed intruder entered the school and killed 20 children and 6 adult faculty members.
Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, leaving their communities without easy alternatives for voting sites.
THIS is the weapon psycho Adam Lanza used in the massacre in Sandy Hook Elementary School.
FIVE months after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the debate over gun control seems to be slipping away as Washington becomes engulfed in scandal.
Sir Elton John also sent his thoughts out to the victims of the recent Sandy Hook massacre.
The court heard the threats were allegedly made against people in Warren County last Wednesday and were taken seriously by authorities still reeling from the deaths of 27 children at Sandy Hook School in Connecticut.