Flag Display Alert

Patriot Day — don’t forget to lower your flag!

Patriot Day, National Day of Service & Remembrance Half-staff Patriot Day Reminder Here’s your half-staff Patriot Day reminder! The flags will be ordered to half-staff for Monday, September 11, 2017. Flags should remain at half-staff from sunrise to sunset. When the flag is hoisted in the morning, it is raised to the peak (top of …

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Fly Your Flag for VJ Day!

A flag flying day — VJ Day! Fly your flag to celebrate VJ Day, or Victory Over Japan Day!  On August 14th, 1945, the announcement was made that Japan was surrendering unconditionally to the Allies. This effectively ended World War II and brought peace to many war-torn countries.Since then, America and the allied nations celebrate …

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Purple Heart Day

August 7 is Purple Heart Day It’s Purple Heart Day – don’t forget to fly your flag! This medal is awarded to military personnel wounded in combat, and you can show your support of our military — especially those wounded, by proudly flying your American flag. The Badge of Military Merit George Washington created the …

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