President Trump: Flags at half-staff to honor victims at Pittsburgh Synagogue

Flags at half staff in Ferndale
Flags at half-staff by the fountain in Centennial Riverwalk Park (June 15, 2016). Photo: My Ferndale News
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President Donald Trump issued a Presidential Proclamation directing United States flags be lowered to half-staff until sunset on October 31st.

This direction was being made, “As a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated at The Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, on October 27.”

US flags are to fly at half-staff through the end of the month.


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Joe Beaulaurier
Beaulaurier is the founder of My Ferndale News. As a Ferndale resident, he hopes to empower the community with free access to news that matters and makes a difference in the day-to-day challenges faced while we work and live in the Ferndale area.