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  • Jimmy Kimmel celebrates America's newest citizens like they should be

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:38 GMT

    Jimmy Kimmel celebrates America's newest citizens like they should be
    While the Trump administration rolls out their policy to separate migrant families at the Mexican border, and empathy amongst immigration policy is in short supply, there are those who would instead welcome folks into America with a big flashy celebrat
  • Jimmy Kimmel Does America Correctly

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:38 GMT

    Jimmy Kimmel Does America Correctly
    On Thursday night Jimmy Kimmel did what he does best: gave us all the feels and all the laughs while still managing to make a point. The host reminded his audience that it was Flag Day, a holiday made up solely for the purposes of stokin
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  • Sainted and Tainted: Officers helped my daughter learn another piece of the puzzle

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:40 GMT


    Sainted This Sainted is for the three St. Paul Police officers who were having lunch at Ho Ho Gourmet in uniform on Father’s Day. I was there with a big family gathering, including my autistic 8-year-old daughter. My wife and I are trying to teach h
  • Man Travels Western U.S. Painting Flag Poles at Various Communities

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:40 GMT

    Man Travels Western U.S. Painting Flag Poles at Various Communities
    This Flag Day, a man from Spokane, Wash. was in Valley City painting the flagpole at the Barnes County Courthouse. Warren Hinrichs travels around the western United States painting the pillars for Old Glory. He was in Valley City on Thursday, June 14.
  • Showing Patriotism: Flag Burning Ceremony to Be Held at American Legion

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:40 GMT

    Showing Patriotism: Flag Burning Ceremony to Be Held at American Legion
    The Flag Burning Ceremony is upon Valley City once again today, Flag Day (June 14) at 6 p.m. at the Valley City American Legion Post 60. The ceremony not only retires the flags that have lost their luster, but honors the men and women that fought bravely
  • Letters: Rules of the road

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:40 GMT


    RULES OF THE ROAD Joe Soucheray recently focused on the growing problem created by bicyclists who have demanded and received generous accommodations on our city streets but who feel no responsibility to abide by the rules of the road. Some bicyclists blow
  • Vietnam veteran’s art carries a message in new exhibit ‘Justice Flags’

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:40 GMT

    Vietnam veteran’s art carries a message in new exhibit ‘Justice Flags’
    Galen A. Brown, in Vietnam in 1968 and not long before he died in 2013.Vietnam veteran Galen A. Brown died five years ago, but his artwork still talks. “He spoke through his art,” says his friend and ex-wife, Kay Brown. “He didn’t
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  • Jimmy Kimmel celebrates America's newest citizens like they should be

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:41 GMT

    Jimmy Kimmel celebrates America's newest citizens like they should be
    While the Trump administration rolls out their policy to separate migrant families at the Mexican border, and empathy amongst immigration policy is in short supply, there are those who would instead welcome folks into America with a big flashy celebrat
  • Children learn about Flag Day

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:41 GMT


    Children from across Bismarck and Mandan were learning about Flag Day Thursday by making flags at the former Governor's Mansion. The mansion staff were helping kids make pinwheels and flags before leading them on a parade in celebration of the day.
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  • Jimmy Kimmel celebrates America's newest citizens like they should be

    Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:37:41 GMT

    Jimmy Kimmel celebrates America's newest citizens like they should be
    While the Trump administration rolls out their policy to separate migrant families at the Mexican border, and empathy amongst immigration policy is in short supply, there are those who would instead welcome folks into America with a big flashy celebrat
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  • Flag Day (United States) - Wikipedia

    Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:33:00 GMT

    On June 14, 1937, Pennsylvania became the first U.S. state to celebrate Flag Day as a state holiday, beginning in the town of Rennerdale. New York Statutes designate the second Sunday in June as Flag Day, a state holiday. Perhaps the oldest continuing Flag Day parade is in Fairfield, Washington.
  • Flag Day & Flag Etiquette | Military.com

    Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:06:00 GMT

    THE HISTORY OF FLAG DAY. The first celebration of the U.S. Flag's birthday was held in 1877 on the 100th anniversary of the Flag Resolution of 1777.
  • Flag Day, June 14th - USFlag.org: A website dedicated to ...

    Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:28:00 GMT

    On June 14th, 1894, under the auspices of this association, the first general public school children's celebration of Flag Day in Chicago was held in Douglas, Garfield, Humboldt, Lincoln, and Washington Parks, with more than 300,000 children participating.
  • Flag Day 2018: Fun facts about the American flag you may ...

    Thu, 14 Jun 2018 22:06:00 GMT

    Today the American flag turns 241, but it doesn't look a day over 200.
  • On Flag Day, the flag is more political than ever

    Thu, 14 Jun 2018 15:26:00 GMT

    Today, June 14, is Flag Day — a celebration of the American flag at a time when few can agree on how to properly respect it. The flag has grown unusually political over the last year: President Trump has frequently expounded on the need to "stand proudly for the national anthem," condemning NFL ...
  • Flag Day 2018 Facts: Here's the History Behind the Holiday

    Thu, 14 Jun 2018 09:56:00 GMT

    Most historians agree that the time-honored tradition of celebrating the United States flag began more than 100 years ago. Before it went national, the first celebrations happened on a local scale—so the exact date is hard to pin down. A resolution was signed by America's brand new Congress on ...
  • Flag Day | United States holiday | Britannica.com

    Sun, 17 Jun 2018 22:10:00 GMT

    Flag Day, also called National Flag Day, in the United States, a day honouring the national flag, observed on June 14. The holiday commemorates the date in 1777 when the United States approved the design for its first national flag. The idea to set aside a day to honour the national flag came from several sources.
  • Flag Day 2018: Celebration of the American Flag | What is ...

    Wed, 13 Jun 2018 18:54:00 GMT

    What is Flag Day? Flag Day is a celebration of the American flag that occurs each year on the anniversary of the flag’s official adoption, June 14. What we know fondly as the “Stars and Stripes” was adopted by the Continental Congress as the official American flag on June 14, 1777, in the midst of the Revolutionary War.
  • The Origins of Flag Day

    Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:54:00 GMT

    the city to call June 14 Flag Day. Resolutions by women were not granted much notice, however, and it was not until May 7, 1937, that Pennsylvania became the first state to establish the June 14 Flag Day as a legal holiday. Flag Day is a nationwide observance today, but Pennsylvania is the only state that recognizes it as a legal holiday.
  • Flag Day 2018 - Calendar Date

    Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:56:00 GMT

    Flag Day for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, June 14. Flag Day is observed on the 14th of June each year. The day is to honor and celebrate the adoption of the American Flag back on June 14, 1777.