MD Flag at Half Staff Sunday

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Sunday is Fire and Rescue Memorial Remembrance Day and the Maryland Flag Is at Half-Staff today. Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the Maryland State Flag lowered to half-staff at sunrise, today and returned to full-staff at sunset today to honor all fire, rescue, and emergency medical services personnel from the State of Maryland who have…

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Flags to Half Staff Monday for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

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US flags are ordered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Monday in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day and the lives that were lost in 1941. The attack claimed the lives of 2334 servicemen and servicewomen and wounded another 1143 at Pearl Harbor Naval Base in Hawaii.

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Gov Hogan Orders Maryland Flag Lowered Through Sunday to Honor COVID-19 Victims, Fallen Heroes, and Frontline Healthcare Workers

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Governor Larry Hogan today directed the Maryland Secretary of State to lower the state flag to half-staff at noon today for victims of the COVID-19 pandemic. By the governor‚Äôs order, the flag will remain at half-staff on Friday for Fallen Heroes Day and Saturday for Healthcare Heroes Day, and will return to full-staff at sunset…

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UPDATED: MD & US flags Return to Full-staff at Sunset Friday, Oct 25 with Internment of US Rep. Elijah Cummings

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UPDATED 10/25/19 – 1pm – Maryland and US flags will return to full-staff at sunset tonight with today’s funeral and internment of US Rep. Elijah Cummings in Baltimore. ============================================= UPDATED 10/18/19 – 5:30pm – The body of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, the Baltimore Democrat and committee chairman who died Thursday, will lie in state in…

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UPDATED: MD Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of R. Clayton Mitchell, Former Speaker of MD House

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Governor Larry Hogan has ordered Maryland Flags to half-staff in honor of R. Clayton Mitchell, the former Speaker of the Maryland House, who died Thursday at the age of 83.¬† Speaker Mitchell leaves an indelible mark on Maryland through his countless contributions which include fighting to modernize Maryland‚Äôs transportation infrastructure.¬† Last year Governor Hogan dedicated…

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Flags Ordered to Half-Staff Until Sunset on Tuesday, June 4

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President Trump has ordered US flags to half-staff to honor the victims of the tragic shooting in Virginia Beach.¬† In a release from the White House: Our Nation grieves with those affected by the tragic shooting at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Americans unite in praying for God to comfort the…

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UPDATED: DE & US Flags Return to Full Staff Monday

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Delaware Governor John Carney today ordered United States and Delaware flags lowered to half-staff in honor of U.S. Marines Staff Sergeant Christopher Slutman, who was killed in action in Afghanistan on Monday. Staff Sergeant Slutman resided in Newark, Delaware along with his family. Flags are to be returned to full staff Monday morning. MD &…

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United States Flag and Maryland Flag Are at Half-Staff

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As a mark of respect for the memory and longstanding service of former Representative John David Dingell, Jr., of Michigan,¬†President Donald J. Trump¬†ordered the United States Flag lowered to half-staff¬†effective immediately¬†until sunset,¬†Saturday, February 9, 2019.¬† Former Congressman John D. Dingell, Jr. passed away on February 7, 2019.¬† As a matter of protocol, the Maryland flag…

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Governor Hogan To Attend Arrival Ceremony for President Bush at Capitol Rotunda

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This afternoon, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan will attend the arrival ceremony for President George H.W. Bush at the US Capitol Rotunda.¬† The late president‚Äôs flag-draped casket will arrive at 5pm.¬† Public visitation is from 7pm Monday through 7am Wednesday.¬† President Trump has declared Wednesday as a national day of mourning for former President Bush ‚Äď…

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Flags Ordered to Half-Staff in Honor of Former President George HW Bush

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Governors Larry Hogan and John Carney ordered the United States Flag, Maryland and Delaware State Flags lowered to half-staff¬†effective immediately¬†until sunset, Sunday, December 30, 2018.¬† This action is in honor of former¬†President George H. W. Bush¬†who passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018 (per federal law, the flag shall be flown at half-staff 30 days…

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US Flag, Delaware and Maryland Flags to Half-Staff

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As a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated in Thousand Oaks, California, on November 7, 2018,President Donald Trumpordered that the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff effective IMMEDIATELY until sunset,¬†Saturday, November 10, 2018.¬†As a matter of protocol, the Delaware and Maryland flags are…

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US and State Flags to Fly at Half-Staff

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As a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated at The Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on October 27, 2018,¬†President Donald J. Trump¬†has ordered that the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff¬†effective IMMEDIATELY until sunset,¬†Wednesday, October 31, 2018.¬†As a matter of protocol,…

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Flags are at Half Staff Tuesday for Patriot Day

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President Donald J. Trump¬†has ordered the United States Flag to be flown at half-staff from¬†sunrise to sunset, Tuesday, September 11, 2018¬†in honor of¬†Patriot¬†Day.¬†This is in honor of the individuals that lost their lives as a result of the terrorist attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001.¬†As a matter of protocol, the Maryland and…

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Flags are at Half Staff Tuesday for Patriot Day

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President Donald J. Trump¬†has ordered the United States Flag to be flown at half-staff from¬†sunrise to sunset, Tuesday, September 11, 2018¬†in honor of¬†Patriot¬†Day.¬†This is in honor of the individuals that lost their lives as a result of the terrorist attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001.¬†As a matter of protocol, the Maryland and…

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Queen Anne-Hillsboro VFC Assistant Fire Chief Dies

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The Queen Anne-Hillsboro Volunteer Fire Company is mourning the loss of Assistant Fire Chief Daniel Lister.¬† He was operating at the scene of a crash Saturday when he suffered a medical emergency.¬† Officials say resuscitation efforts were not successful and Chief Lister died at the University of Maryland Shore Regional Health in Easton.¬† Funeral plans…

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Maryland Flag is at Half-Staff

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Governor Larry Hogan today ordered Maryland flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor the victims of the shooting at the offices of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis on June 28: ‚ÄúWith the lowering of the Maryland flag, we honor the dedicated journalists of our hometown newspaper in our state‚Äôs capital. To the family, friends,…

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Flags to Fly at Half Staff Monday Morning for Memorial Day

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Memorial Day United States Flag Display Memorial Day, which is observed on the last Monday of May, commemorates the men and women who died while in the military service. ¬†In observance of Memorial Day, fly the United States flag at half staff from sunrise until¬†NOON¬†, and then raise it to full height from¬†noon¬†to sundown.¬† As…

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UPDATED: Funeral Services Held Friday for Slain PG Officer

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      UPDATED FRIDAY:¬† Funeral services for Corporal Mujahid Ramzziddin were held this afternoon. The Prince George’s County Corporal was shot and killed helping a neighbor in Brandywine earlier this week. He stepped in to protect a woman from domestic violence.¬† Her husband shot and killed Corporal Ramzziddin – then led police on a…

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MD Gov Hogan Orders MD Flag to Half Staff Saturday

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Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the Maryland State Flag lowered to half-staff effective at sunrise, Saturday, January 27, 2018 and returned to full-staff at sunset, Saturday, January 27, 2018. This action is in honor of former Maryland Congresswoman Marjorie Holt, who passed away on January 7.¬† Holt was the first Republican woman from Maryland…

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