The flag of Calvert County was designed by Mrs. Robert M. Coffin, a member of a flag committee set up by the Calvert County Historical Society at the request of the county commissioners. It was first hoisted on May 21, 1966 in St. Leonard, Maryland. The colors represent the Calvert family Coat of Arms and […]
An American Flag was donated by Exelon Militaries Actively Connected (E-MAC) at Exelon Generation at Calvert Cliffs. The flag, measuring 20’ X 30’, was needed to replace the one that waves on Route 4 at Dowell Road. The Charles Serabian Flag site is maintained by Arick l Lore American Legion Post 274 in Lusby. On […]
Calvert County Flag Ordered to Half-Staff Immediately It is with deep sadness that the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) learned of the line of duty death of Rescue Captain Patricia “Pat” Osburn, a volunteer with the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department (NBVFD) early this morning, May 26, 2018. Pat was responding to an emergency medical […]
Sunday May 6th thru Saturday May 12th, 2018 is National Correctional Officers and Employees Week, in recognition of the dedication of the men and women who serve, by the US Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Calvert has 75 correctional officers and a civilian staff of 12, who share the mission of […]
American Legion Post 274, located in Lusby, proudly maintains the American flag located on Maryland Route 4 just as you crest the hill going into Solomons. The flag measures approximately 20’ by 30’. The life span of a flag this size flying outside is generally about a year, but with winds and bad weather that […]
The current flag of Maryland is the heraldic banner of our state’s founder, the first Lord Baltimore. It combines the arms of the Calvert family and the Crossland family. As Wikipedia notes: The black and gold design on the flag is the coat of arms from the Calvert line. It was granted to George Calvert […]
This is to advise you that the Maryland flag shall be raised to Full Staff at sunset, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. This action is taken under the Protocol for the United States and Maryland State Flag. Any questions on the above should be directed to the Office of the Secretary of State.