RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Ridgefield last week:
- Ridgefield teenager Tucker West, who became the youngest athlete to make the U.S. Olympic luge team last winter, is off to a fast start for the new season.
- Ten families of children killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting nearly two years ago have filed wrongful-death claim notices with the State of Connecticut, The Hartford Courant reported.
- Ridgefield schools earned top marks of straight A's in a report by education advocacy group Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now.
- About 60 Ridgefield High School students staged a "die-in" protest against the treatment of black Americans by police officers on Monday, Dec. 8, during a lunch period, newstimes.com reported.
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