Gates Anniversary & Remembering Bill!

Gates Anniversary & Remembering Bill!

Today, July 8th, marks the day of Gates Flag & Banner’s 145th Anniversary! It just so happens that today is also Bill Gates’ birthday…yeah the original Bill Gates—3rd generation owner of Gates Flag & Banner (…after all, he had his name first). So what is it...
The Significance of Flying Half-Staff

The Significance of Flying Half-Staff

April 15 has now been established as a national Day of Remembrance for President Abraham Lincoln. It has been directed that all American flags flown on government buildings be displayed half-staff. Additionally, all Americans have been asked to lower their flags at...
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Family…what is it to have one? Sure the widely accepted version may be a group of blood relatives, but we here at Gates are more…complex. You see this is a family company and we have lived the definition—possibly even redefined it. Gates Flag and Banner has stood...
World Fair: America Ingrained

World Fair: America Ingrained

The place that exhibits variance yet preserves its independence…well that’s America of course! And what better site to present the very essence of America than at the world fair. It’s where people can experience pride in their home country while celebrating a mean...