Thursday, January 31, 2013
Congressman John Dingell concluded a three-day series of constituent meetings Wednesday with community officials and leaders including Trenton Police Chief Jim Nardone.
Trenton Police Chief Jim Nardone met with Congressman John Dingell Tuesday to discuss gun control. Nardone was among other local law enforcement officials, state legislators, mayors, school superintendents, mental health advocacy groups and area sportsmen to discuss the ongoing national conversation surrounding gun violence prevention during a three-day series of constituent meetings, according to a Dingell release. Nardone said many topic were discussed in the meeting including more effective background checks, straw purchases and mental health issues and their influence on gun laws. "We had some meaningful dialogue on how to reduce violent crimes in our community." Nardone elected not to comment on his personal opinions surrounding gun …
Monday, December 17, 2012
Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch blogger Dean Massalsky pledged to give up his guns in the wake of the Newtown, CT school shooting and readers have had a lot to say about it. What do you think about this blogger's new point of view on gun control?
Friday, December 14, 2012
On Friday, a gunman killed at least 27 at a school in Newton, CT. Meanwhile in Michigan, Gov. Snyder has a bill on his desk that would allow some concealed guns in schools. What do you think?
Should Michigan's governor sign a bill on is desk that would allow concealed weapons in former no-gun zones, like schools? For the latest Trenton and Grosse Ile news and information, "like" Trenton-Grosse Ile Patch on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and sign up for our daily newsletter. The question is timely for two reasons: What do you think of the legislation? Should the governor sign it? Answer our poll and tell us in comments.