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Flag Day (United States)

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  • Tall ships, Blue Angels to return for bicentennial of national anthem

    Tall ships, Blue Angels to return for bicentennial of national anthem
    It's a mere yellowing piece of paper with a few hundred words scrawled on it, a document that once sat forgotten in a drawer for three-quarters of a century.
  • Federal workers are victims, not villains

    Dan Shannahan's letter ("Federal workers shouldn't complain about shutdown," Oct. 2) was as ignorant as it was callous. Writing that federal workers receive Flag Day as a holiday is blatantly incorrect and The Sun should not be publishing such a...

    Ulman, Howard council honor National POW/MIA recognition day

    Ulman, Howard council honor National POW/MIA recognition day
    The black-and-white POW/MIA flag, with its image of a hunched prisoner flanked by barbed wire and a menacing guard tower looming overhead, has been a sober reminder since 1971 of the more than 83,000 American soldiers who have been taken prisoner of war...

    Wave your flag and smile at HdG farmers market [Havre de Grace]

    Wave it proudly, dear readers, today (Friday) is Flag Day. "Flag Birthday" was originally observed June 14, 1885, by school teacher B. J. Cigrand and the pupils in the Fredonia, Wisc., Public School District 6. The year 1885 was the 108th anniversary of...

    Students at Ohr Chadash Academy win writing honors [ Owings Mills]

    Three fifth-grade students at Ohr Chadash Academy are published writers of their historical family stories. Submitting their work to the Grannie Annie Family Story Celebration, these young people were competing with 120 entries from 12 different states....