Students Hold Ceremony to Retire Old Glory

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Canarsie’s Our Lady of Trust Catholic Academy celebrates Flag Day with a flag retirement ceremony. The FDNY helps the students to salute and burn Old Glory according to a code set forth by Congress. Flag Day is celebrated annually on June 14th — the day that the Stars and Stripes were adopted as the symbol of the nation. Currents Correspondent Katie Breidenbach reports.