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By Mark Davis
The nation founders, the Lone Star State thrives
Topic - Jim Sullivan
In the window of a local deli, the mother of a Sandy Hook Elementary School student has left a message for this grieving town. Mourning will continue for weeks, months, even years, but focus is turning increasingly to larger issues surrounding Friday's massacre.
Jim Sullivan of the Bennington County Regional Commission tells The Bennington Banner (http://bit.ly/1qCVtki ) that it's "absolutely critical" for more train connectivity because it's a cost-effective way to transport people and goods.
"I think this is something that has got to be on somebody's agenda," said Jim Sullivan, a longtime Newtown resident who watched his two daughters, now in college, grow up in the tight-knit community, attending Sandy Hook during their early years of schooling.