Ithacans send message of love to Charlestonians

Residents of Ithaca, New York got together at the local high school Friday to form this message of love to Charleston.

On Friday several hundred residents of Ithaca, New York, at the request of the United Way of Tompkins County and the Cayuga Radio Group’s radio stations, joined together on the grounds of the local high school to form a message of love, caring and support to the good people of Charleston, according to a news release from the radio group.

The people in the photo represent all ages and walks of life with a very simple message, the release said, that the people of Charleston have friends who care about them in Ithaca.