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Flag Day

Veterans honor 'beautiful flag' in Valparaiso

Veterans honor 'beautiful flag' in Valparaiso

VALPARAISO | Two World War II veterans were the first to honor tattered and torn flags collected by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 988 at the post’s Flag Day ceremony Saturday evening.

June 14, 2014 10:00 pm
 Cal City campers celebrate Flag Day

Cal City campers celebrate Flag Day

Children in the Calumet Memorial Park District's day camp show off their Flag Day artwork.

June 21, 2013 12:00 am
Cal City campers celebrate Flag Day

Cal City campers celebrate Flag Day

CALUMET CITY | Participants in the Calumet Memorial Park District's Crafty Madness camp celebrated Flag Day 2013 by making their very own Stars and Stripes.

June 21, 2013 12:00 am
Munster celebrates Flag Day

Munster celebrates Flag Day

June 15, 2013 10:45 pm
Munster celebrates Flag Day

Munster celebrates Flag Day

Frank Darrington and Tony Hamer, of Munster VFW Post 2697, prepare to fire a cannon Friday during Flag Day ceremonies at the Community Veterans Memorial. The event included a reading of all 50 states and the dates they entered the Union. The cannon was fired after each state.

June 14, 2013 7:57 pm
Business has been providing flags to region for almost a century

Business has been providing flags to region for almost a century

CHICAGO | Through its almost 100-year history, W.G.N. Flag and Decorating Co. has provided millions of the flags flying throughout the region on Flag Day and every other national holiday.

June 13, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Flag Day activities set for Thursday in Hobart

The Rusty Pipes will be playing its special patriotic music at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Hobart Elks Lodge, 3580 W. 61st Ave., in honor of Flag Day.

June 13, 2012 12:00 am
Students meet, pray, at the flag pole

Students meet, pray, at the flag pole

Students at Valparaiso High School surround the American flag pole in front of the school Wednesday and pray as part of the See You at the Pole program.

September 28, 2011 1:40 pm

Burns Funeral Home and Crematory offers unique flag disposal program

CROWN POINT | Burns Funeral Home & Crematory has a plan to honor deceased veterans and honor retired U.S. flags at the same time.

June 13, 2011 9:00 pm
Special flag flies at courthouse

Special flag flies at courthouse

VALPARAISO | A large replica of one the nation's first flags is being displayed at the Porter County Courthouse for Flag Day today.

June 13, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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Three Oaks Flag Day celebration one of nation's largest

Three Oaks Flag Day celebration one of nation's largest

Mark your calendars for some fun in Three Oaks from June 10-12 for their 59th Flag Day weekend celebration. It kicks off Friday evening with a beer tent and live band at the American Legion grounds. The fun continues on Saturday with Art in the Park, which includes craft and food vendors and…

May 16, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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