Remembering Pulse: Orlando moves forward (PHOTOS)

Twelve months is not a long time.

As Orlando prepares for the one-year observance of the Pulse nightclub shootings that took 49 lives on June 12, 2016, the memories of that fateful day remain fresh throughout the community. Gatherings and tributes may bring comfort, but the pain can never fully heal. The loss that has become a new normal is even embodied outside the nightclub that has since become a shrine.

Every night, an unnatural quiet blankets the once-vibrant Orange Avenue building that was…