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Flag Day (United States)

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  • Alderman to host massive flag disposal ceremony on Flag Day

     Alderman to host massive flag disposal ceremony on Flag Day
    In observance of Flag Day on Thursday, Ald. James Balcer, 11th, will show his respect for the American flag by burning thousands of them in a massive public disposal ceremony. The South Side alderman has organized the event for five years as a way for...
  • Piece of Mind: Showing the flag is least we can do

    There was a ritual in my parents’ household during my youth. On the mornings of Flag Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day and Veterans Day, Dad retrieved our American flag from a shelf in the front hall closet, unfolded it, attached it to its...
  • Briefly In Education

    Summer cleanup at Main Beach Girl Scout Troop 789 is hosting a beach cleanup Saturday to raise awareness about trash in the environment. They encourage anyone interested in volunteering to bring their own bucket, bag and gloves. The cleanup will go...
  • Don't forget to put your flag out

    June 14 was Flag Day. I put my flag out early, as I do every day. In driving from North Glendale to downtown, I counted the number of flags displayed on homes, mainly on residential streets. I counted seven. What is wrong with people? Don’t...
  • Lunch break looks good at the Pointe

    Recently, there was an interesting confluence of stories in the paper. Though probably unintended, a story about the new future tenants at Burbank's the Pointe office building (“KCET, DC Comics move in to area, June 25) was followed the next day...
  • Fallen WSP trooper Tony Radulescu honored at annual King County Flag Day event

    Fallen WSP trooper Tony Radulescu honored at annual King County Flag Day event
    Five days before Flag Day is officially celebrated, the annual celebration was held Saturday at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. Those at the ceremony honored the stars and stripes and those who served under it. They took time out to...
  • Pre-Flag Day Etiquette

    Gayle Anderson was live in Aliso Viejo with Boy Scout Troop # 700 with a preview of their Second Annual  American Flag Retirement Ceremony. Their main event is Thursday, June 14th, Flag Day from 7p.m. to 8:15 p.m. at  Orange County Fire Station 57. The...
  • Whitehead: Capt. Mike's back at the helm

    Ahoy! I am pleased to be arriving back to my home berth with my column after a couple years' absence from the Daily Pilot while I was writing for a neighboring newspaper. The year was 2001 when I began writing my nautical column for the Daily Pilot...
  • 2011 Summer Concert Listings: Lehigh Valley

    2011 Summer Concert Listings: Lehigh Valley
    ALBURTIS Alburtis Park, 328 Main St., 2-8:30 p.m. Today: Outlaws, Crazy Elmer & Happy Jack May 14: Southern Comfort May 15: Country Rhythm May 21: Bill Murray May 22: Mesa May 28: Banned From The Ranch May 29: Jesse Wade May 30: Moore Brothers...