Armed Guards, Panic Buttons, Mantraps: Local Synagogues Increase Security After Tree Of LifeAs the Pittsburgh community gathers at multiple events this weekend to remember the 11 innocent lives lost nearly a year ago, Pittsburgh Public Safety says there are security plans in place.
Members Of Local Jewish Community Push For Stricter Gun Laws, In Memory Of Shooting VictimsProgressive community groups including Bend the Arc: Pittsburgh and Squirrel Hill Stands Against Gun Violence are using this anniversary to push for popular gun laws.
Remember, Repair, Together: One Year Since The Tree Of Life Synagogue MassacreOct. 27, 2018 started out as any normal autumn Saturday morning in western Pennsylvania, but as the dreary day had just dawned, that normalcy turned to horror.
'Yinz Are The Best': 3 Officers Injured In Tree Of Life Gunfire Issue Written Statements To PublicAlmost a year after the horrific tragedy at Squirrel Hill's Tree of Life Synagogue, heroic officers injured in the gunfire are still recovering.
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Shares Thoughts As 1 Year Since Tree Of Life Shooting ApproachesThis weekend marks one year since the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting.
Pittsburgh Police Honor Officers' Heroism After They Responded To The Tree Of Life Synagogue ShootingPittsburgh officials are praising three officers for their acts of heroism during the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting that took place last year.
Gov. Tom Wolf Declares October 27 'Remember Repair Together Day' In Pennsylvania To Honor Tree Of Life VictimsTo honor of the eleven lives lost in the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting, Governor Tom Wolf has declared October 27 "Remember Repair Together Day" in Pennsylvania.
Tree Of Life Congregation Planning To ReopenNearly one year later, the Tree of Life Congregation is planning to reopen.
Members Of Critical Incident Response Team Honored For Heroism During Tree Of Life ShootingMembers of a local Critical Incident Response Team were honored for the bravery and heroism they displayed during the Tree of Life shooting.
Squirrel Hill Congregation Members Disagree With Rejection of Robert Bowers’ Plea DealThe decision by federal prosecutors to reject accused Tree of Life shooter Robert Bowers' offer to plead guilty in exchange for a sentence of life without release went against the wishes of some Squirrel Hill congregation members.
Accused Tree Of Life Shooter Robert Bowers' Offer To Plead Guilty Rejected By Federal ProsecutorsThe accused Tree of Life shooter Robert Bowers' offer to plead guilty in exchange for a sentence of life without release was rejected.
'Stronger Than Hate' Continues To Be A Part Of What Keeps Pittsburgh ResilientFrom the first day the "Stronger Than Hate" symbol appeared on signs and t-shirts, it brought the people of Pittsburgh together during a difficult time.
October 27 Dedicated As 'Remember Repair Together Day' To Honor Of Tree Of LifeEvery year in Pittsburgh, Oct. 27 will be known as a day of remembrance.
Tree Of Life Congregation Announces Events To Remember Tree Of Life Victims On 1-Year Commemoration Of AttackThe Tree of Life Congregation released new details about its plan to mark one year since the synagogue shooting.
Calvary Episcopal Church Opens Doors For Tree Of Life CongregationA Shadyside church in true neighborly fashion has opened their doors and given the Tree of Life congregation a place to celebrate the high holidays.