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U.S. & Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Saturday, December 1, 2018

December 1, 2018
Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the United States Flag and Maryland State Flag 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  ...Learn more

U.S. & Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Saturday, December 1, 2018

December 1, 2018
Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the United States Flag and Maryland State Flag be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from sunrise to sunset. This action is in honor of U.S. Air Force Captain John Graziano, of Elkridge, Maryland, who died on November 13, 2018, when a military  ...Learn more

Friday, November 16, 2018 Liberal Leave Announcement

November 16, 2018
Liberal Leave is in effect until 11:00 am today, November 16, 2018 for the following counties: Baltimore Carroll Harford Frederick Washington   Liberal Leave is in effect beginning 6:00 am today, November 16, 2018 until end of day shift for the following counties: ​ Allegany Garrett​

Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Saturday, November 10, 2018

November 10, 2018
Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the Maryland State Flag be lowered to half-staff effective at sunrise, Saturday, November 10, 2018 and returned to full-staff at sunset, Saturday, November 10, 2018. This is in honor of Joseph Davies Tydings, a former United States Senator from Maryland, who passed away on October  ...Learn more

U.S. & Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Thursday, November 8, 2018

November 8, 2018
By executive order, as a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated in Thousand Oaks, California, on November 7, 2018, the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff effective IMMEDIATELY until sunset, Saturday, November 10, 2018. As a matter of  ...Learn more

A Wider Circle to Furnish Homes for Previously Homeless Veterans

November 5, 2018
40 Homes to be furnished in time for Veterans Day 2018 SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — A Wider Circle, a national leader in the movement to eradicate poverty in the United States, announced that on Saturday, November 3, A Wider Circle will be partnering with Walter Reed  ...Learn more

U.S. & Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Sunday, October 28, 2018

October 29, 2018
By executive order, 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, flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff effective IMMEDIATELY until sunset, Wednesday, October 31, 2018.  ...Learn more

U.S. & Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Sunday, October 7, 2018

October 7, 2018
By Executive order the United States Flag is to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset, Sunday, October 7, 2018 in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service. As a matter of protocol, the Maryland flag is lowered to half-staff as well. No flag may be higher than  ...Learn more

U.S. & Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Tuesday, September 11, 2018

September 11, 2018
By Executive order the United States Flag is 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  ...Learn more

U.S. & Maryland Flag Flow Half-Staff, Saturday, September 1, 2018

September 1, 2018
Governor Larry Hogan ordered the United States Flag and Maryland State Flag be lowered to half-staff effective immediately and returned to full-staff at sunset on the day of interment (date unknown). This action is in honor of Assistant Fire Chief Daniel “Danny” Lister of the Queen Anne-Hillsboro Volunteer Fire Company,  ...Learn more

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