Patterson drapes building in flag to mark 70th anniversary of D-Day

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day, Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson has directed the county’s Facilities Management Department to drape a large American flag on the west wing of the Oakland County Circuit Court Building. “D-Day marked the beginning of the liberation of Europe from the forces of darkness,” Patterson said. “We must never forget the brave individuals whose sacrifices secured the allies a toehold in Europe on June 6, 1944.” The 30-foot by 60-foot banner … [Read more...]