Bronx Honors Orlando Terror Attack Victims

Joined by many local elected officials and community leaders, Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson (c) extended the Bronx’s condolences to the victims’ families and friends.
Photo by Miriam Quin

The Bronx united to remember the victims of a recent terrorist attack committed on American soil. Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.; council members James Vacca and Ritchie Torres; the Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance and leaders of the Bronx LGBT community cohosted the vigil on Wednesday, June 15 in support of the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, FL. Over 300 people attended the somber memorial held in front of the Bronx County Building to honor the 49 victims who lost their lives in the terror attack on Sunday, June 12.

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