2006-07-21 / Community

Flag Raising On Beach 125 Street

Beach 125 Street residents raised its first American Flag on Flag Day, June 14, 2006. The newly installed flag pole, erected in the garden at the boardwalk, represents the unity and patriotism of the residents from bay to beach on 125 Street. The ceremony was complete with a performance by the County Tyrone Bagpipers, a chorus of patriotic songs, a history lesson of the flag from "I Am The Flag," the Pledge of Allegiance and the singing of the National Anthem. Pictured at the ceremony are, front, left to right: Tara Cummins, Hannah Kirk, Hannah Cummins and Rory Kirk. Background: Connie Rea, Colleen Mainieri, Maureen Cummins and Guy Mainieri.


Mainieri and Cummins raise the flag while the Tyrone Pipers play in the background.
Mainieri and Cummins raise the flag while the Tyrone Pipers play in the background.

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